Comparison of the Current World Trade Center Medical Monitoring and Treatment Program and the World Trade Center Health Program Proposed by Title I of H.R. 847

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This report compares the current federally supported medical screening and treatment program offered to various persons affected by the terrorist attack on New York City on September 11,
2001, with the federal program proposed to be established by Title I of H.R. 847, the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010, as amended and passed by the House of Representatives. The World Trade Center (WTC) Medical Monitoring and Treatment Program (MMTP) and the World Trade Center Health Program (WTCHP) are the specific programs compared in this report.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: October 15, 2010
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Szymendera, Scott

Analyst in Disability Policy

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Lister, Sarah A.

Specialist in Public Health and Epidemiology

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Place of Publication: Washington, D.C.
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  • Creation: October 15, 2010
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This report compares the current federally supported medical screening and treatment program offered to various persons affected by the terrorist attack on New York City on September 11,
2001, with the federal program proposed to be established by Title I of H.R. 847, the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act of 2010, as amended and passed by the House of Representatives. The World Trade Center (WTC) Medical Monitoring and Treatment Program (MMTP) and the World Trade Center Health Program (WTCHP) are the specific programs compared in this report.

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11 pages.

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