H.R.1333 - Medicare Patient Access to Physical Therapists Act of 2005109th Congress (2005-2006)
Summary: H.R.1333 — 109th Congress (2005-2006)
Introduced in House (03/16/2005)
Medicare Patient Access to Physical Therapists Act of 2005 - Amends title XVIII (Medicare) of the Social Security Act (SSA) to authorize qualified physical therapists to provide services for Medicare beneficiaries without the requirement of a physician referral.
Provides for treatment of outpatient speech-language pathology services separately from outpatient physical therapy services.