Nursing homes; outbreaks of communicable disease, posting of information. (SB5105)

Introduced By

Sen. David Suetterlein (R-Salem)

Progress

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

Description

Nursing homes; outbreaks of communicable disease; posting of information. Requires the Department of Health to make available to the public on a website maintained by the Department information regarding outbreaks of any communicable disease required by the Board of Health to be reported at nursing homes in the Commonwealth. Such information shall include (i) the name of each nursing home at which such outbreak has been reported, (ii) the total number of confirmed cases of such communicable disease among the patients of the nursing home, and (iii) the total number of confirmed cases of such communicable disease among the staff of the nursing home. Read the Bill »

Status

08/19/2020: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
08/18/2020Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 08/18/20 20200325D
08/18/2020Referred to Committee on Education and Health
08/19/2020Incorporated by Education and Health (SB5081-Barker) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)

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