Hospice programs; regulation thereof. (HB343)

Introduced By

Del. Beverly Sherwood (R-Winchester)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Board of Health; regulation of hospice programs. Requires the Board of Health to develop staffing regulations specific to entities that are concurrently licensed as a hospice and an assisted living facility. The regulations would require the presence on each shift of a licensed practical nurse rather than a registered nurse. Read the Bill »

Status

01/24/2006: Failed to Pass in Committee

History

DateAction
01/06/2006Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/11/06 060907504
01/06/2006Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/16/2006Fiscal impact statement from DPB (HB343)
01/24/2006Continued to 2007 in Health, Welfare and Institutions