2017 Keyword - Health Care Profession

HB 1004establish a program to assist nursing and assisted living facilities in recruiting certain health care personnel. 
HB 1042make an appropriation to reimburse certain health care professionals who have complied with the requirements of the recruitment assistance program or the rural health care facility recruitment assistance program and to declare an emergency. 
HB 1043revise certain provisions relating to the practice of pharmacy. 
HB 1044revise certain provisions regarding wholesale drug distributors, to provide for licensure and regulation of outsourcing facilities for certain drugs, and to establish a fee for licensure of outsourcing facilities. 
HB 1058empower health care consumers. 
HB 1070revise certain provisions regarding the licensure of physical therapists and physical therapist assistants. 
HB 1077provide for the assignment of certain benefits in dental care insurance coverage. 
HB 1082grant limited immunity from arrest and prosecution for certain related offenses to persons who assist certain persons in need of emergency assistance or who are themselves in need of emergency assistance. 
HB 1084allow chiropractic corporations operated as sole proprietorships to be operated for a certain time after the death of the chiropractor. 
HB 1101increase the penalty for performing an abortion of an unborn child capable of feeling pain. 
HB 1152establish a maximum rate of interest on debt arising out of medical services. 
HB 1195revise certain provisions regarding health coverage for applied behavior analysis. 
SB 1revise certain provisions of the prescription drug monitoring program. 
SB 2require prescribers to access the prescription drug monitoring program database prior to issuing a prescription to certain controlled substances. 
SB 4require the Board of Pharmacy to report to the Legislature regarding monitoring and use of opioids in the state. 
SB 49license and regulate freestanding emergency medical care facilities. 
SB 61update, revise, and repeal certain provisions relating to nurse practitioners and nurse midwives. 
SB 136permit and regulate the practice of licensed certified professional midwives.