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Title: Protecting Access to Medicare Act of 2014
Vote Smart's Synopsis:
Vote to pass a bill that amends the penalty for an individual who does not maintain health insurance and amends the calculation of Medicare payment rates to physicians.
- Amends the Medicare physician payment conversion factor to 0.0 percent beginning January 1, 2015 until March 31, 2015 (Sec. 101).
- Prohibits the Secretary of Health and Human Services from adopting the tenth revision of the International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems (ICD-10) before October 1, 2015 (Sec. 212).