H.R. 1148: FAST Act of 2017

CBO Score

$180 million

Date of Report

Fri October 20th, 2017

CBO Report Details

Legislation Details

115th Congress

To amend title XVIII of the Social Security Act to expand access to telehealth-eligible stroke services under the Medicare program.

Sponsor: Rep. H. Griffith — R — VA

This bill specifies that, under Medicare, telehealth services include telehealth-eligible stroke services provided to an individual soon after the onset of acute-stroke symptoms. Certain originating-site requirements applicable to telehealth services under Medicare shall not apply with respect to such stroke services.

View the full vote history of this bill on GovTrack.us.

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