Amendment #818 to H3600

Community Health Centers

Mr. Livingstone of Boston moves to amend the bill by adding the following section:

"SECTION  XXXX. In order to promote community health centers as an important component of bending the cost curve and investing in the patient centered medical home model, the Secretary of Health and Human Services shall increase community health center rates by October 1, 2017 by eight (8) percent in FY18 and by no less than four (4) percent annually thereafter. The Secretary is required to review the adequacy of health center rates by October 1, 2019.”


Amendment #818 to H3600

Community Health Centers

Representative:

Russell E. Holmes

Mathew Muratore

Diana DiZoglio

RoseLee Vincent

Nick Collins

Natalie Higgins

Lori A. Ehrlich

David M. Rogers

Mike Connolly

Thomas M. Stanley

Paul Tucker

Steven Ultrino

Paul McMurtry

Frank A. Moran

Paul Brodeur

David T. Vieira

Brendan P. Crighton

Daniel J. Ryan

James R. Miceli

Bud Williams