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      house Committees
      House Committee on Ways and Means
      House Committee on Energy and Commerce
      Health
    IntroducedJune 24th, 2009

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Title

Fostering Independence Through Technology Act of 2009

Official Title

To establish pilot projects under the Medicare Program to provide incentives for home health agencies to utilize home monitoring and communications technologies.

Summary

Fostering Independence Through Technology Act of 2009 - Directs the Secretary of Health and Human Services to conduct pilot projects under title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act for the purpose of providing incentives to home health agencies to utilize home monitoring and communications technology.