H.R.1552 - Medicare Patient Access to Physical Therapists Act of 2007110th Congress (2007-2008)
Summary: H.R.1552 — 110th Congress (2007-2008)
Introduced in House (03/15/2007)
Medicare Patient Access to Physical Therapists Act of 2007 - 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.