Anesthesia; hospitals develop procedure for discharge of individuals who had procedures requiring. (HB347)

Introduced By

Del. Vivian Watts (D-Annandale)

Progress

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

Description

Discharge of ambulatory individual following anesthesia.  Requires all hospitals to develop written procedures for the discharge of individuals who have undergone procedures requiring general anesthesia or moderate or heavy sedation and who have expressed a wish to be transported from the hospital to their home or other location by public carrier or taxicab. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/12/2010Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/13/10 10102246D
01/12/2010Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/15/2010Assigned HWI sub: #1
01/26/2010Continued to 2011 in Health, Welfare and Institutions