Bill Sponsors: TN SB0195 | 2017-2018 | 110th General Assembly

Bill Title: As enacted, adds healthcare services provided to a patient at a public elementary or secondary school to the current definition of telehealth services for which health insurance entities are required to reimburse in a manner that is consistent with reimbursement for in-person encounters; requires that the public elementary or secondary school be staffed by a healthcare service provider and equipped to engage in such services. - Amends TCA Title 56; Section 63-1-155 and Title 71.

Spectrum: Slight Partisan Bill (Republican 2-1)

Status: (Passed) 2017-04-19 - Pub. Ch. 130 [SB0195 Detail]

Text: Latest bill text (Chaptered) [PDF]

Sponsors

NameTypeSponsorshipDistrictFinancialEncyclopediaBiography
Senator Doug Overbey [R]PrimarySponsored BillsSD-002FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Ferrell Haile [R]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-018FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart
Senator Jeff Yarbro [D]CosponsorSponsored BillsSD-021FollowTheMoneyBallotpediaVoteSmart

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