Hospitals; direct readmission of certain postpartum patients. (HB1107)

Introduced By

Del. Delores McQuinn (D-Richmond)

Progress

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

Description

Hospitals; direct readmission of certain postpartum patients. Directs the Board of Health to amend regulations governing hospitals to require every hospital that provides obstetrical services to adopt a protocol for the direct readmission to the hospital of any patient who (i) received obstetrical services from the hospital, (ii) experiences postpartum complications requiring immediate medical care, and (iii) is referred to the hospital for direct readmission by the patient's health care provider. Read the Bill »

Status

01/12/2022: In Committee

History

DateAction
01/12/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22102812D
01/12/2022Committee

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