SB0013 (CH0436)

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2018 Regular Session



Maryland Health Care Commission – Electronic Prescription Records System – Assessment and Report

Sponsored by:

Senator Rosapepe


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 436

Synopsis:Requiring the Maryland Health Care Commission, in consultation with interested stakeholders, to assess the benefits and feasibility of developing an electronic system to allow health care providers to access a patient's prescription medication history; requiring the Commission to report its findings to the Governor and the General Assembly by January 1, 2020; declaring the intent of the General Assembly that the Commission work toward development of an electronic system within the health information exchange; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Rosapepe, Astle, Benson, Feldman, Hershey, Jennings, Klausmeier, Mathias, Middleton, and Reilly
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0115
Bill File Type: Pre-Filed
Effective Date(s): July 1, 2018
Finance  View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations  View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Public Health
Narrow Subject(s):Assessments
Data -see also- Census; Demographics
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Electronic Communication -see also- Comm; Elec.Gov; Lang; Te
Fees -see also- Attys' Fees; Devt Fees & Taxes; Reimb Rates
Health -see also- Mental and Behavioral Health
Health Benefit Exchange
Health Care Commission
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Pharmacists and Pharmacies
Prices -see also- Consumer Price Index
Records -see also- Land Records; Vital Records
Rules and Regulations
Statutes:Article - Health - General

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May 11, 2018 4:16 P.M.