SB 1734: Resident Care in Nursing Home Facilities
GENERAL BILL by Gibson
Resident Care in Nursing Home Facilities; Requiring a resident’s attending health care provider in a nursing home facility to consult with the resident’s personal physician, if selected, in the provision of acute care to the resident and before ordering or prescribing medication to the resident; requiring the resident’s attending health care provider to document any such consultations in the resident’s records; requiring nursing home facilities to take certain measures before admitting a resident; requiring nursing home facilities to provide each resident with the opportunity to select a personal physician; revising the timeframe in which nursing home facilities must furnish requested records of a current or former resident, etc.
Last Action: 3/14/2022 Senate - Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
• Referred to Health Policy; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Rules -SJ 149
• Introduced -SJ 149
• On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 02/10/22, 8:30 am, 412 Knott Building
• Favorable by Health Policy; YEAS 10 NAYS 0 -SJ 364
• Now in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
• Indefinitely postponed and withdrawn from consideration
• Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
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