Nurse practitioners, licensed; treatment of injured employee within scope of practice. (HB1046)

Introduced By

Del. Chris Peace (R-Mechanicsville)

Progress

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

Description

Workers' compensation; medical treatment; nurse practitioners.  Authorizes an employer or its workers' compensation insurer to include an advanced practice registered nurse, who is licensed by the Board of Medicine and the Board of Nursing, on the three-provider panel from which an injured employee may select a provider. Amends § 65.2-603, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Outcome

Bill Has Failed

History

DateAction
01/08/2014Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/14 14103599D
01/08/2014Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/21/2014Referred from Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/21/2014Referred to Committee on Commerce and Labor
01/28/2014Impact statement from DPB (HB1046)
02/06/2014Continued to 2015 in Commerce and Labor
12/04/2014Left in Commerce and Labor