Community health worker; VDH to approve one or more entities to certify workers in the Commonwealth. (SB1280)

Introduced By

Sen. George Barker (D-Alexandria)

Progress

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

Description

Community health workers; certification. Requires the Department of Health to approve one or more entities to certify community health workers in the Commonwealth and prohibits a person from using or assuming the title of certified community health worker unless he is certified by an entity approved by the Department. Read the Bill »

Status

01/11/2019: Awaiting a Vote in the Education and Health Committee

History

DateAction
01/07/2019Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/09/19 19101552D
01/07/2019Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/11/2019Assigned Education sub: Health
01/11/2019Impact statement from VDH (SB1280)

Duplicate Bills

The following bills are identical to this one: HB2004.

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