SB 886: Medical Negligence Actions
GENERAL BILL by Thrasher
Medical Negligence Actions; Providing circumstance under which patient records may be released without prior written authorization; establishing standard of proof in actions based on the failure of a health care provider to order, perform, or administer certain tests; shifting burden of proof to claimant; providing for the release of protected heath information to certain treating health care providers, insurers, and attorneys; authorizing a health care provider or health care clinic and a patient or prospective patient to agree to submit a claim of medical negligence to arbitration, etc.
Last Action: 5/3/2013 Senate - Died in Judiciary, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 1792 (Ch. 2013-108)
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- Judiciary (JU)
- Health Policy (HP)
- Rules (RC)
• Referred to Health Policy; Judiciary; Rules
• References corrected to Judiciary; Health Policy; Rules -SJ 63
• Now in Judiciary
• Introduced -SJ 63
• Died in Judiciary, companion bill(s) passed, see SB 1792 (Ch. 2013-108)
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