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FLS0084FailProhibiting a person who is licensed to provide professional counseling or a practitioner who is licensed under provisions regulating the practice of medicine, osteopathic medicine, psychology, clinical social work, marriage and family therapy, or me...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Policy
FLH0109FailProhibits person who is licensed to provide professional counseling or practitioner who is licensed under provisions regulating practice of medicine, osteopathic medicine, psychology, clinical social work, marriage & family therapy, or mental health ...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Quality Subcommittee
FLS0206FailEstablishing the Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment (POLST) Program within the Department of Health for specified purposes; specifying which document takes precedence when directives in POLST forms conflict with other advance directives; ...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Policy
FLH0491FailExcludes pain related to sickle-cell anemia from definition of acute pain for purposes of limitations on prescriptions of opioids for acute pain.
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Quality Subcommittee
FLH0503FailEstablishes Physician Fee Sharing Task Force within DOH; provides for duties, membership, & meetings of task force; requires report to Governor & Legislature by specified date; provides for expiration of task force.
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Quality Subcommittee
FLS0188FailRevising health care practitioner licensure application requirements; revising licensure requirements for a person seeking licensure or certification as an osteopathic physician; revising requirements for examinations of dental hygienists; revising a...
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2019-05-03
Died in returning Messages
FLH0651FailSpecifies that certain utilities are not exempt from providing medically essential electric service; provides notification requirements for electric utilities relating to certification process for obtaining medically essential electric service & serv...
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2019-05-03
Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
FLS0896FailCiting this act as the "Responsible Roadways Act"; providing that motor vehicle liability policies issued or renewed after a specified date may not include personal injury protection; increasing the minimum required limits of bodily injury and proper...
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2019-05-03
Died in Infrastructure and Security
FLH0733FailCreates Responsible Roadways Act; revises security requirements & proof of such security for owners & operators of motor vehicles; repeals Florida Motor Vehicle No-Fault Law.
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2019-05-03
Died in Insurance and Banking Subcommittee
FLS0924FailRequiring the Department of Business and Professional Regulation and the Department of Health, respectively, to grant an application for licensure if the applicant has completed an apprenticeship and met other specified requirements; requiring the de...
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2019-05-03
Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
FLS0948FailEstablishing that a health care practitioner's failure to repay a student loan or to comply with service scholarship obligations does not constitute grounds for disciplinary action; removing a civil fine; removing the requirement that the Department ...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Policy
FLS7048FailRequiring service providers to disclose information from a clinical record under certain circumstances relating to threats to cause seriously bodily injury or death; requiring, rather than authorizing, psychiatrists to disclose certain patient commun...
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2019-05-03
Died in Messages
FLH0821FailAuthorizes autonomous practice for specified health care practitioners; requires Board of Health or DOH to register physician assistant or advanced practice registered nurse if applicant meets criteria; authorizes such autonomous health care practiti...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Policy
FLS1052FailRepealing provisions which comprise the Florida Motor Vehicle No-Fault Law; revising the motor vehicle insurance coverages that an applicant must show to register certain vehicles with the Department of Highway Safety and Motor Vehicles; revising min...
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2019-05-03
Died in Appropriations
FLH0851EnrollRequires Department of Legal Affairs to establish certain direct-support organization; provides for future review & repeal; provides for instruction on human trafficking; requires specified licensees or certificate holders to post human trafficking p...
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2019-05-03
Ordered engrossed, then enrolled
FLH0863FailAuthorizes health care provider to refer patient to licensed hospital owned or leased & operated by entity in which provider has investment interest; requires health care practitioner to provide notice to patients upon referring patient to certain pr...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Policy
FLS1090FailCreating the "Keep Our Graduates Working Act of 2019"; prohibiting a state authority from suspending or revoking a person's professional license, certificate, registration, or permit solely on the basis of a delinquency or default in the payment of h...
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2019-05-03
Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
FLH0885FailExempts certain health care practitioners from specified licensing requirements when providing certain services to veterans in this state.
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Policy
FLH0947FailEstablishes standard of care for telehealth providers; authorizes use of telehealth to perform patient evaluations; provides that telehealth providers, under certain circumstances, are not required to research patient's history or conduct physica...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Quality Subcommittee
FLH0991FailProhibits state authority from suspending or revoking person's professional license, certificate, registration, or permit solely on basis of delinquency or default in payment of his or her student loan; prohibits state authority from suspending o...
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2019-05-03
Died in Appropriations Committee
FLH0981FailDefines "apprenticeship"; requires DBPR & DOH, respectively, to grant application for licensure if applicant has completed apprenticeship & met other specified requirements; requires department to establish grade necessary for applicant who has compl...
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2019-05-03
Died in Business and Professions Subcommittee
FLS1280FailRevising the definition of the term "acute pain" to exclude pain related to sickle-cell anemia; excluding the treatment of such pain from limitations on the prescription of an opioid drug, etc.
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2019-05-03
Died in Rules
FLH1035FailRequiring a service provider to furnish and provide access to records within a specified timeframe after receiving a request for such records; requiring that certain service providers furnish such records in the manner chosen by the requester; revisi...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Policy
FLS1360FailRequiring a practitioner who prescribes controlled substances to recommend specified alternative treatments for chronic nonmalignant pain before prescribing a controlled substance to a patient; requiring certain insurance policies to provide coverage...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Policy
FLS1370FailSpecifying that certain utilities are not exempt from providing medically essential electric service; providing notification requirements for electric utilities relating to the certification process for obtaining medically essential electric service ...
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2019-05-03
Died in Innovation, Industry, and Technology
FLH1073FailRequires health care practitioners to refer or prescribe nonpharmaceutical interventional therapies for chronic nonmalignant pain or acute pain before prescribing opioid; requires licensed massage therapist to maintain & submit certain patient record...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Market Reform Subcommittee
FLS1498FailExempting physicians who provide a certain number of hours of pro bono services from continuing education requirements; establishing a registration program for volunteer retired physicians; revising the physician licensure criteria applicable to Cana...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Policy
FLH1171FailProvides parental rights relating to a minor child's education, upbringing, & health care; provides school district, health care practitioner, hospital requirements & specified penalties.
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2019-05-03
Died in Judiciary Committee
FLH1157IntroExempts physicians & osteopathic physicians who provide certain number of hours of pro bono services from continuing education requirements; revises eligibility criteria for restricted license; establishes registration program for volunteer retired p...
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2019-05-03
Died on Calendar
FLS1620FailExempting certain physicians from specified licensing requirements when providing certain services to veterans in this state; requiring such physicians to submit specified documentation to the Department of Health; requiring an exempted physician to ...
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2019-05-03
Died in Appropriations
FLS1790FailRequiring the Department of Health to adopt statewide fee schedules for services, supplies, and care provided in hospitals and ambulatory surgical centers; providing requirements for specified licensed medical professionals for diagnostic testing and...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health Policy
FLH1317FailRequires DOH to adopt statewide fee schedules for services, supplies, & care provided in hospitals & ambulatory surgical centers; provides requirements for diagnostic testing & treatment plans; provides requirements for specified licensed medical pro...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health and Human Services Committee
FLS7080FailProviding an exemption from public records requirements for certain information held by the Department of Health, the Board of Medicine, or the Board of Osteopathic Medicine pursuant to the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact; providing an exemption...
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2019-05-03
Died in Appropriations
FLH7077FailCreates an optional communication & resolution program; establishes criteria; provides that certain documents & communications are confidential; specifies that patient waives right to bring medical malpractice action under limited circumstances; prov...
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2019-05-03
Died in Health and Human Services Committee
FLH0831EnrollRequiring certain health care practitioners to electronically generate and transmit prescriptions for medicinal drugs upon license renewal or by a specified date; authorizing the Department of Health, in consultation with the Board of Medicine, the B...
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2019-05-02
Ordered engrossed, then enrolled
FLH0361IntroRequires service providers to disclose information from clinical record relating to threats; revises deadlines for submission of documentation regarding involuntary examinations; revises purpose of civil commitment of sexually violent predators; revi...
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2019-05-01
Laid on Table
FLS0732EnrollRequiring the Department of Health to issue an emergency order suspending or restricting the registration of certain facilities upon specified findings; requiring an office in which a physician performs certain procedures or office surgeries to regis...
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2019-05-01
Ordered enrolled
FLH7031IntroRequires DOH to adopt rules implementing specified federal program; revises licensure requirements for certain professions under authority of DOH; provides adverse incident reporting requirements for certain dental professionals.
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2019-05-01
Laid on Table
FLS1192IntroRequiring certain health care practitioners to electronically generate and transmit prescriptions for medicinal drugs upon license renewal or by a specified date; revising the definitions of the terms "prescribing decision" and "point of care"; revis...
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2019-05-01
Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 831
FLH0933IntroRevises provisions relating to duties of DOH, registration, office surgery requirements, prohibited physician activities, & fines & penalties; requires & authorizes Board of Medicine & Board of Osteopathic Medicine to adopt rules.
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2019-05-01
Laid on Table
FLS1418EnrollRequiring service providers to disclose information from a clinical record under certain circumstances relating to threats to cause serious bodily injury or death; requiring psychiatrists to disclose certain patient communications for purposes of not...
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2019-05-01
Ordered enrolled
FLH0451EnrollRequires DOH to develop & publish on its website educational pamphlet regarding use of nonopioid alternatives for treatment of pain; provides requirements for health care practitioners.
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2019-04-30
Ordered enrolled
FLS0630IntroRequiring the Department of Health to develop and publish on its website an educational pamphlet regarding the use of nonopioid alternatives for the treatment of pain; requiring that the pamphlet include specified information, including the advantage...
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2019-04-29
Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 451
FLH0023EnrollEstablishing standards of practice for telehealth providers; authorizing certain telehealth providers to use telehealth to prescribe certain controlled substances under specified circumstances; providing registration requirements for out-of-state tel...
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2019-04-29
Ordered engrossed, then enrolled
FLH7067EnrollRequires an out-of-state health care provider to pay an application fee and biennial renewal fee to be registered to provide telehealth services in this state.
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2019-04-29
Ordered enrolled
FLS1526IntroEstablishing standards of practice for telehealth providers; providing that a nonphysician telehealth provider using telehealth and acting within his or her relevant scope of practice is not deemed to be practicing medicine without a license; prohibi...
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2019-04-26
Laid on Table, refer to CS/CS/HB 23
FLS7078IntroCiting this act as the "Donated Dental Services Act"; establishing the Dental Student Loan Repayment Program to support dentists who practice in public health programs located in certain underserved areas; requiring a licensed hospital to provide spe...
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2019-04-26
Laid on Table, refer to CS/HB 843
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