Bills Pending Indiana Senate Health and Provider Services Committee

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INSB0416IntroHospitals and certificates of public advantage. Establishes a certificate of public advantage (certificate) pertaining to mergers between hospitals located in counties that meet certain requirements to be issued by the state department of health (sta...
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2021-01-19
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INSB0322IntroOut of state children's hospitals and Medicaid. Specifies the reimbursement rate for inpatient and outpatient Medicaid services that are provided by an out of state children's hospital located in a state bordering Indiana.
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2021-01-14
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INSB0378IntroElectronic monitoring in nursing homes. Allows the residents of: (1) health facilities; and (2) residential care facilities; to consent to the authorized electronic monitoring (monitoring) of their rooms. Allows specified individuals to consent to mo...
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2021-01-14
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INSB0305IntroPhysical therapy licensure compact. Enacts the physical therapy licensure compact. Makes conforming amendments.
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2021-01-14
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INSB0003IntroTelehealth matters. Prohibits the Medicaid program from specifying originating sites and distant sites for purposes of Medicaid reimbursement and voids administrative rules with these requirements. Changes the use of the term "telemedicine" to "teleh...
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2021-01-14
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INSB0206IntroAttorney and next of kin access to patients. Requires hospitals, health facilities, and residential care facilities to develop and maintain protocols concerning the visitation of admitted patients by certain individuals. Specifies certain requirement...
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2021-01-12
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INSB0202IntroHealth facility visitation. Requires health facilities and residential care facilities (facilities) to allow visitation of a resident in a compassionate care situation. Requires the state department of health to implement the essential family caregiv...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0331IntroDisposal of unused medications and prescriptions. Requires the Indiana board of pharmacy to require specified entities to do the following when adopting rules concerning the return or disposal of unused controlled substances or prescription medicatio...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0286IntroDisability and rehabilitative services. Establishes qualifications for members appointed to the division of disability and rehabilitative services advisory council (council). Requires the council to submit an annual report to the general assembly.
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2021-01-11
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INSB0330IntroDental therapists. Adds dental therapists and advanced dental therapists to the dental practitioners who are eligible for grants under the Indiana dental recruitment fund. Provides for the licensure of dental therapists and the certification of licen...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0296IntroHealth matters. Removes requirements of cost sharing in the healthy Indiana plan. Removes requirements concerning prescribing a drug to a patient receiving services through telemedicine when the individual has not been previously examined by the pres...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0265IntroStatewide mobile food unit license. Defines "mobile food unit" as a food truck or another mobile unit from which food ready for immediate consumption is provided to the public. Requires the state department of health (state department) to adopt rules...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0262IntroPharmacy benefit managers and drug lists. Prohibits a pharmacy benefit manager from including a drug on a maximum allowable cost list if the drug meets certain conditions.
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2021-01-11
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INSB0287IntroHealth care strategy task force. Establishes the health care strategy task force. Sets forth membership and requires the task force to report to the general assembly by November 1, 2022.
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2021-01-11
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INSB0366IntroPhysician assistants. Expands the authority of licensed physician assistants under the home health agency law. Changes the name of the physician assistant committee to the "physician assistant licensing board". Transfers responsibility for licensing ...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0365IntroImmunity for physician wellness programs. Defines the term "wellness program" as any board, committee, commission, group, organization, or other entity that evaluates or addresses issues concerning: (1) the wellness of licensed physicians; and (2) ca...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0325IntroHospital price disclosure list. Increases the number of common services that a hospital and ambulatory outpatient surgical center are required to post. Provides that, if a hospital or ambulatory outpatient surgical center does not provide a specified...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0292IntroPublic health matters. Establishes the scholarship for minority students pursuing health care careers (scholarship) and the minority students pursuing health care careers fund (fund). Provides that the commission for higher education (commission) adm...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0224IntroProhibited services relating to care of minors. Prohibits specified health care professionals from: (1) performing certain medical procedures on a minor; or (2) subjecting a minor to certain activities; that purposely attempt to change, reinforce, or...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0335IntroRestrictions on copayments. Requires a state employee health plan, a policy of accident and sickness insurance, and a health maintenance organization contract to provide coverage without cost sharing for auto-injectable epinephrine that is prescribed...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0240IntroFemale genital mutilation. Requires the office of women's health to perform certain actions relating to female genital mutilation. Provides that a child is a child in need of services if before the child becomes 18 years of age the child is a victim ...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0073IntroOpioid prescriptions. Allows a prescriber to issue an initial prescription of an opioid for more than a seven day supply if the patient has chronic intractable pain.
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2021-01-11
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INSB0242IntroPatient lift services. Provides that attendant care services include the use of lift equipment. Requires a personal services agency that provides lift services to have liability insurance. Requires a personal services agency that offers lift services...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0306IntroReporting of mortality data. Defines a "national mortality schedule" as an aggregation of national mortality data collected and published by the national center for health statistics. Provides that notwithstanding any changes in methodology or format...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0297IntroChronic disease screening and education program. Establishes the minority population chronic disease screening and education program to be administered by the office of minority health and the state department of health, in partnership with the India...
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2021-01-11
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INSB0235IntroService location on health care forms. Requires a provider to include the service facility location in order to obtain Medicaid reimbursement from the office of the secretary of family and social services or a managed care organization. Specifies hea...
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2021-01-07
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INSB0178IntroContact tracing and system. Requires the state department of health (state department) to: (1) perform contact tracing; and (2) establish and maintain a contact tracing reporting system (system) in which specified covered businesses are required to t...
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2021-01-07
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INSB0004IntroHealth care provider immunity. Adds: (1) admissions to health facilities or housing with services establishments; and (2) services provided by additional health care professionals; to the definition of "health care services" for purposes of immunity ...
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2021-01-07
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INSB0051IntroMedicaid reimbursement for schools. Allows the office of the secretary of family and social services to apply for a Medicaid state plan amendment to allow school corporations to seek Medicaid reimbursement for medically necessary, school based Medica...
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2021-01-07
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INSB0007IntroForensic nurses. Provides that the definition of "advanced practice registered nurse" includes a forensic nurse. Provides that a registered nurse who desires to practice as a forensic nurse shall present to the state board of nursing a certificate of...
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2021-01-07
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INSB0229IntroNursing home visitation. Establishes essential family caregiver status. Requires each health facility and residential care facility (facility) to permit visitation by an essential family caregiver (caregiver) despite restricted visitation during comp...
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2021-01-07
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INSB0169IntroHousing with services establishment disclosures. Requires housing with services establishments to make certain disclosures concerning Alzheimer's and dementia special care and file the disclosure with the division of aging. Requires the division of a...
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2021-01-05
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INSB0082IntroMental health diagnosis. Defines "mental health diagnosis" and sets forth requirements that must be met in order for certain licensed professionals to provide a mental health diagnosis. Requires certain mental health professionals who are making a me...
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2021-01-05
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INSB0139IntroAssociation health plans. Permits the formation of association health plans that: (1) offer coverage to "working owners", including self-employed individuals; and (2) are offered by a "sponsoring association" that: (A) has at least one substantial bu...
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2021-01-05
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INSB0170IntroFood desert grant program. Establishes the food desert grant program within the state department of health (ISDH) to assist new and existing retail businesses in offering fresh and unprocessed foods within a "food desert" (an underserved geographic a...
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2021-01-05
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INSB0020IntroRegulation of micro market food sales. Specifies that "micro market display" includes a hot beverage brewer. Specifies that a "vending machine" includes a self-service device that can be activated by the use of a software application on a smartphone....
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2021-01-04
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INSB0062IntroPrescription drug rebates and pricing. Provides that the defined cost sharing for a prescription drug under a policy of accident and sickness insurance or a health maintenance organization contract must be calculated at the point of sale and based on...
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2021-01-04
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INSB0061IntroWritten orders for home health services. Adds advanced practice registered nurses, clinical nurse specialists, and physician assistants as providers who may make written orders for home health services for use by licensed home health agencies.
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2021-01-04
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INSB0032IntroProhibition of conversion therapy. Prohibits a mental health provider from engaging in conversion therapy with a patient less than 18 years of age, and subjects a mental health provider who violates the prohibition to disciplinary action.
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2021-01-04
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INSB0060IntroProhibition on risk based managed care programs. Extends the prohibition against the inclusion of certain Medicaid recipients in: (1) risk based managed care programs; or (2) capitated managed care programs; from June 30, 2021, to June 30, 2022.
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2021-01-04
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INSB0059IntroOccupational therapy services. Allows an occupational therapist to provide occupational therapy services to an individual during a period of not more than 42 calendar days beginning on the day on which the occupational therapist first provides occupa...
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2021-01-04
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INSB0048IntroLocal health board and officer limitations. Limits the time in which an order, mandate, or prohibition issued by a local health board or local health officer may be in effect unless approved by the relevant county executive or city executive. Limits ...
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2021-01-04
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INSB0036IntroPsychology interjurisdictional compact. Establishes the psychology interjurisdictional compact concerning interjurisdictional telepsychology and the temporary authorization to practice psychology in another compact state. Sets forth requirements of a...
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2021-01-04
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INSB0045IntroProhibition on flavored e-liquids. Prohibits the sale of flavored e-liquid to a person of any age. Defines "flavored e-liquid" as e-liquid that contains a constituent ingredient that is added for the purpose of imparting a characterizing flavor. Prov...
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2021-01-04
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INSB0046IntroLicensure of art therapists. Provides that art therapy services provided to an individual who receives mental health services or to an individual who receives services from a community mental health center are reimbursable under Medicaid. Provides fo...
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2021-01-04
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