H.R. 3251

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The Robert Powell Center for Medical Ethics at the National Right to Life Committee has recently sent out an action alert asking for you to urge your Representative to co-sponsor H.R. 3251, legislation to prevent the Administration from implementing new Medicare payments for “advance care planning” sessions, which substantial evidence shows are in most cases likely to “nudge” seniors to accept denial of life-preserving care and medically assisted provision of food and fluids.