SB0162 (CH0140)

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Health Occupations - Licensed Podiatrists - Scope of Practice and Hospital Privileges

Sponsored by:

Senator Conway


Approved by the Governor - Chapter 140

Synopsis:Altering the definition of "practice podiatry" to include the surgical treatment of acute ankle fracture in the scope of practice of licensed podiatrists; and requiring qualifications that a hospital or related institution sets for granting specified privileges for specified services to include consideration of specified training, education, and experience.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note (Revised)
All Sponsors:Senators Conway, Dyson, and Young
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: HB0272
Introduced in a prior session as: SB0541 Session: 2013 Regular Session
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2014
Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs   View Committee HearingHealth and Government Operations   View Committee Hearing
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Health Care Facilities -see also- Clinics; Hospices; etc
Hospitals -see also- Clinics; State Hospitals
Licenses -see also- Alcoholic Bev Lic; Drivers' Licenses
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc

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