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KYSB60PassAmend KRS 214.155 to add spinal muscular atrophy to the list of heritable conditions tested at birth.
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2020-03-27
signed by Governor
KYHB421EngrossAmend KRS 205.540 to add one representative of a recognized consumer advocacy group representing persons reentering society following incarceration to the Advisory Council for Medical Assistance; amend KRS 205.590 to create a Technical Advisory Commi...
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2020-03-26
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYSB136EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 216 to require direct-care staff who provide care for a client with Alzheimer's or another form of dementia within the client's home to receive initial and ongoing training that is approved by the Cabinet for Healt...
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2020-03-19
To House Rules Committee
KYSB149EngrossAmend KRS 40.317 to decrease the number of veterans' benefits regional administrators and modify their duties; amend KRS 40.325 to include definition of nurse aides and allow for the hiring of nurse aides at veterans' centers; amend KRS 45A.960 to in...
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2020-03-19
To House Rules Committee
KYSB90IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 344 to define terms; prohibit discrimination against medical care providers who decline to perform procedures that violate their conscience; grant providers the right not to participate in or pay for services that v...
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2020-03-17
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHB286IntroAmend KRS 314.011 to allow designated advanced practice registered nurses certified in psychiatric-mental health nursing to prescribe up to two sequential refills for a 30 day supply of psychostimulants; amend KRS 314.042 to remove the one-year pract...
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2020-03-17
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHB344PassAmend KRS 218A.240 to add permission for the Cabinet for Health and Family Services or applicable licensing board to access KASPER data to notify patients of a practitioner's emergency closure; amend KRS 218A.245 to delete reporting requirement on re...
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2020-03-17
signed by Governor (Acts ch. 20)
KYHCR78EngrossCreate the Kentucky Pediatric Autoimmune Neuropsychiatric Disorder Associated with Streptococcal Infections (PANDAS) and Pediatric Acute-Onset Neuropsychiatric Syndrome (PANS) Task Force to provide recommendations to the Cabinet for Health and Family...
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2020-03-17
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYHB474IntroAmend KRS 314.011 to change the definitions of "advanced practice registered nursing" and "licensed practical nursing practice" related to the prescribing and ordering of medication, treatments, drugs, devices, and diagnostic tests; amend KRS 314.021...
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2020-03-17
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYHJR121IntroDirect all hospitals offering emergency services, the Kentucky Board of Nursing, the Kentucky Association of Sexual Assault Programs, and the Kentucky Office of Victim Advocacy to report information relating to sexual assault nurse examinations and s...
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2020-03-17
To House Appropriations and Revenue Committee
KYSB9EngrossCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 311 to prohibit a person from denying or depriving a born-alive infant of nourishment with the intent to cause or allow the death of the infant; prohibit a person from denying or depriving a born-alive infant of med...
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2020-03-12
posted for passage in the Regular Orders of the Day for Tuesday, March 17, 2020
KYHR126IntroEncourage Kentucky institutions such as colleges, universities, and hospitals to create tuition benefit, loan forgiveness, or other incentivizing programs in order to improve health care in critical care access and health professional shortage areas.
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2020-03-12
To House Education Committee
KYHB573IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 338 to define "health care facility," "health care worker," "workplace safety," and "'workplace violence"; to require a health care facility to annually perform workplace safety and workplace violence assessments; ...
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2020-03-09
To House Economic Development & Workforce Investment Committee
KYSJR246IntroDirect the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to assess Kentucky’s preparedness to address the corona virus and report to the General Assembly.
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2020-03-06
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYHB578IntroAmend KRS 216B.400 to require that every hospital that provides emergency services have a sexual assault nurse examiner on duty 24 hours each day.
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2020-03-04
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB571IntroAmend KRS 311.6201 and 314.199 to allow for Medicaid recipients to be able to have a direct primary care membership agreement.
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2020-03-04
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB620IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 218A to establish the Controlled Substance Prescribing Review and Enforcement Advisory Council to provide advice, guidance, and recommendations to state licensing boards charged with enforcing and reviewing prescri...
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2020-03-04
To House Licensing, Occupations, & Admin Regs Committee
KYHB502IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 218A to establish the Controlled Substance Prescribing Review and Enforcement Advisory Council to provide advice, guidance, and recommendations to state licensing boards charged with enforcing and reviewing prescri...
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2020-03-03
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB534IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 216 to establish limitations on commissions, benefits, bonuses, rebates, kickbacks and bribes relating to health care services by any person including any provider or health care facility; include payment practice ...
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2020-03-02
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB501IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 344 to define terms; prohibit discrimination against medical care providers who decline to perform procedures that violate their conscience; grant providers the right not to participate in or pay for services that v...
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2020-02-28
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYSB91EngrossCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 216B to define terms and to require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to promulgate administrative regulations requiring the use of a smoke evacuation system during any surgical procedure that is likely to...
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2020-02-21
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHJR63IntroDirect the Secretary of Personnel to remove the midpoint pay restrictions for the nursing staff of veterans centers operated by the Office of Kentucky Veterans Centers.
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2020-02-18
posting withdrawn
KYHR72IntroDeclare February 5, 2020, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Day in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2020-02-06
To House Floor Committee
KYSR123PassDeclare February 5, 2020, Advanced Practice Registered Nurse Day in the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
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2020-02-05
adopted by voice vote
KYHR70PassRecognize February 4, 2020, as Kentucky Nurses Day in the Commonwealth.
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2020-02-04
adopted by voice vote
KYSR125PassRecognize February 4, 2020, as Kentucky Nurses Day in the Commonwealth.
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2020-02-04
adopted by voice vote
KYHB321IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 438 to prohibit medical professionals from performing surgeries or proscribing medications to a minor with the intent to alter the sex the child was assigned at birth and create a Class D felony and a civil cause o...
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2020-01-28
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB310IntroCreate a new section of KRS 311.530 to 311.620 to make non-compete provisions in advance practice nurse practitioner, physician, and osteopath employment contracts void and unenforceable, except in limited circumstances when the contract is for the s...
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2020-01-27
To House Judiciary Committee
KYHB311IntroCreate a new section of KRS 216B to define "free-standing alternative birthing center"; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to promulgate administrative regulations to establish licensure standards for free-standing alternative birthin...
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2020-01-27
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHR56IntroUrge the Secretary of the Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services to apply for grants for social worker and human services professional safety.
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2020-01-27
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYSB41IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 372 to prohibit non-compete agreements for certain health-care providers.
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2020-01-15
To Senate Judiciary Committee
KYHJR10IntroDirects the Secretary of Personnel to remove the midpoint pay restrictions for the nursing staff of veterans centers operated by the Office of Kentucky Veterans Centers.
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2020-01-14
posting withdrawn
KYHB224IntroCreate new sections of KRS Chapter 311 to define terms; establish a qualified terminally ill patient's right to voluntarily request medication to self-administer to cause death; require conditions for making request; permit patient to rescind request...
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2020-01-13
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYSB59IntroCreate a new section of KRS 216.2950 to 216.2980 to prohibit a health care provider from performing a pelvic, rectal, or prostate examination without the informed consent of the patient or the person authorized to make health care decisions for the p...
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2020-01-08
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYSB36IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 216 to require direct care staff and managers to receive training in dementia care.
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2020-01-08
To Senate Health and Welfare Committee
KYHB74IntroCreate a new section of KRS 216.2920 to 216.2929 to require all hospitals to annually survey employees on patient safety culture; require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to design, collect, analyze, and publish survey data; list requiremen...
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2020-01-07
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHCR4IntroUrge the United States Congress to enact the Lower Health Care Costs Act.
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2020-01-07
To House Health and Family Services Committee
KYHB71IntroCreate a new section of KRS Chapter 218A to require a practitioner to offer a prescription for naloxone hydrochloride or another drug approved by the Food and Drug Administration for the complete or partial reversal of opioid depression when prescrib...
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2020-01-07
To House Health and Family Services Committee
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