Statewide Telehealth Plan; Bd. of Health to consult various groups in developing and maintaining. (HB81)

Introduced By

Del. Terry Kilgore (R-Gate City) with support from co-patron Del. Kaye Kory (D-Falls Church)

Progress

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

Description

Board of Health; Statewide Telehealth Plan; Virginia Telehealth Network. Requires the Board of Health to consult with the Virginia Telehealth Network in developing and maintaining the Statewide Telehealth Plan. The bill requires the Board of Health to leverage the expertise of the Virginia Telehealth Network, or another Virginia-based nongovernmental organization focused on telehealth if the Virginia Telehealth Network is no longer in existence, to (i) provide direct consultation to any advisory groups and groups tasked by the Board with implementation and data collection, (ii) track implementation of the Statewide Telehealth Plan, and (iii) facilitate changes to the Statewide Telehealth Plan as accepted medical practices and technologies evolve. Read the Bill »

Status

01/26/2022: Passed the House

History

DateAction
01/05/2022Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/12/22 22100950D
01/05/2022Committee
01/05/2022Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/13/2022Impact statement from DPB (HB81)
01/20/2022Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions (21-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)
01/24/2022Read first time
01/25/2022Read second time and engrossed
01/26/2022Read third time and passed House BLOCK VOTE (97-Y 0-N)
01/26/2022VOTE: Block Vote Passage (97-Y 0-N)

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