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INSB0437EngrossSchool based services and Medicaid. Provides that the office of the secretary of family and social services may apply for: (1) a Medicaid state plan amendment to provide Medicaid reimbursement for health care services and school based services to spe...
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2019-03-11
To House Public Health Committee
INSB0008EngrossStudy of the growth of health care costs. Urges the legislative council to assign to an appropriate interim study committee for study during the 2019 interim of the general assembly the factors that are contributing to the growth of health care costs...
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2019-03-11
To House Public Health Committee
INSB0625EngrossMedicaid nursing facility services. Extends the prohibition on the office of Medicaid policy and planning from including certain Medicaid recipients who receive nursing facility services in a Medicaid risk based managed care program or a capitated ma...
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2019-03-07
To House Public Health Committee
INSB0476EngrossHomelessness study. Urges the legislative council to assign the topic of homelessness to an appropriate interim study committee in 2019.
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2019-03-05
To House Public Health Committee
INSB0548EngrossHealth care expenditure report and recommendation. Requires the office of Medicaid policy and planning to collaborate with the department of insurance and report certain health care expenditure and cost information and recommendations to the legislat...
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2019-03-05
To House Public Health Committee
INSB0203EngrossPhysician maintenance of certification. Prohibits a hospital from denying hospital staff or admitting privileges to a physician or podiatrist based solely on the decision of the physician or podiatrist not to participate in maintenance of certificati...
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2019-02-26
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1505IntroHealth care service cost. Requires health care providers to provide to patients the cost of scheduled health care services.
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2019-02-11
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1028IntroMental health care of released inmates. Provides that the department of correction shall: (1) assist a committed offender with a mental illness in scheduling a visit with a physician or psychiatrist for evaluation not later than 30 days after the off...
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2019-02-04
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1142IntroInfant mortality collaborative. Establishes the infant mortality reduction collaborative (collaborative) to be staffed by the state department of health. Sets forth duties of the collaborative.
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2019-01-31
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1383IntroContraceptives at drug abuse treatment programs. Requires: (1) opioid treatment programs; (2) office based opioid treatment providers; and (3) syringe exchange programs; to have contraceptives immediately available for patients and individuals receiv...
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2019-01-29
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1380IntroMedicaid reimbursement for tubal ligation study. Requires that, before August 1, 2019, the office of the secretary of family and social services (office of the secretary) study Medicaid reimbursement rates for tubal ligation procedures and sets forth...
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2019-01-29
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1382IntroMaternal mortality and health care costs. Adds to the maternal mortality review committee the responsibility of reviewing health care costs related to maternal mortality by reviewing billing statements.
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2019-01-29
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1384IntroMedical marijuana. Permits the use of medical marijuana by persons with serious medical conditions as determined by their physician. Establishes a medical marijuana program to permit the cultivation, processing, testing, transportation, and dispensin...
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2019-01-29
To House Public Health Committee
INHR0006IntroEncouraging the Division of Mental Health and Addiction to conduct a review of existing inpatient facilities that provide treatment for Substance Use Disorder (SUD) in the State of Indiana and to provide recommendations to the Indiana General Assembl...
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2019-01-28
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1633IntroLicensure of naturopathic physicians. Provides for the licensure of practitioners of naturopathic medicine. Specifies certain individuals who are not required to be licensed. Establishes the board of naturopathic medicine (board). Establishes license...
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2019-01-24
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1669IntroInfluenza information in child care. Requires a child care provider to annually provide educational information concerning influenza to the parent or legal guardian of each child cared for by the child care provider.
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2019-01-24
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1231IntroBan on 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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2019-01-24
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1551IntroTobacco issues. Increases the cigarette tax from $0.995 per pack to $1.995 per pack. Raises the age from 18 years of age to 21 years of age for prohibitions and crimes concerning the sale, purchase, and possession of cigarettes and other tobacco prod...
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2019-01-24
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1657IntroLicensure of naturopathic physicians. Provides for the licensure of naturopathic physicians. Specifies certain individuals who are not required to be licensed. Establishes the board of naturopathic medicine (board). Establishes license requirements. ...
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2019-01-24
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1663IntroMedicaid self-directed care. Requires the office of the secretary of family and social services to apply to the United States Department of Health and Human Services for a state plan amendment requesting participation in the community first choice op...
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2019-01-24
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1599IntroStudy committee on patient restraint. Urges the legislative council to assign to an appropriate interim study committee in the 2019 interim the study of the use of restraints in specified health care settings.
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2019-01-22
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1595IntroSyringe exchange program. Requires the state health commissioner to appoint a panel to hold a public hearing to determine whether to operate a syringe exchange program in a county if the Indiana state department of health determines from available da...
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2019-01-22
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1555IntroMedicaid nonemergency medical transport. Sets forth requirements for brokers of nonemergency medical transportation under the Medicaid fee-for-service program. Establishes the nonemergency medical transportation commission (commission) and sets forth...
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2019-01-17
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1565IntroCigarette taxes. Increases the cigarette tax by $2 to $2.995 per pack of regular size cigarettes and a corresponding increase for larger cigarettes. Appropriates for each year of the 2019-2021 biennium $35,000,000 from the tobacco master settlement a...
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2019-01-17
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1570IntroPrescription price. Requires a retail pharmacy, before dispensing a prescription, to inform an insured patient of the cost of the drug or device without insurance or an applicable discount, if the cost of the drug or device is less than the copayment...
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2019-01-17
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1117IntroMedicaid nursing facility services. Extends the prohibition on the office of Medicaid policy and planning from including certain Medicaid recipients who receive nursing facility services in a Medicaid risk based managed care program or a capitated ma...
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2019-01-17
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1535IntroMedical cannabis pilot program. Establishes a five-year medical cannabis pilot program, administered by the state department of health, to permit the use of medical cannabis in Indiana. Imposes a medical cannabis cultivation tax.
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2019-01-17
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1499IntroStudy impact of the opioid crisis. Requires the legislative council to assign to the appropriate interim study committee the study of the impact of the opioid crisis, particularly the unforeseen consequences of the opioid crisis.
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2019-01-16
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1464IntroAdvanced practice registered nurses. Allows an advanced practice registered nurse who: (1) had primary responsibility for the treatment and care of a deceased individual for a period longer than six months; and (2) pronounced the time of death for th...
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2019-01-15
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1219IntroNewborn infants and hospital requirements. Requires a hospital to implement a policy that establishes protocols for hospital staff to follow concerning transportation of a newborn infant if the hospital is unable to provide the necessary care for the...
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2019-01-15
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1292IntroSchool radon testing and abatement. Requires the state department of health (department) to consider establishing a program of: (1) testing for radon gas; and (2) abatement of radon gas; in public school buildings. Requires the department to consider...
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2019-01-15
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1251IntroMental health matters. Requires the office of the secretary of family and social services (office) to apply for a state plan amendment that would require Medicaid reimbursement for eligible Medicaid rehabilitation option services provided in a school...
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2019-01-15
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1326IntroPatient rights for pregnant women. Requires certain health care providers providing obstetric services to a pregnant woman to provide the woman with written information concerning the pregnant woman's rights for pregnancy care. Requires the state dep...
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2019-01-14
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1381IntroEmergency hospital protocols for births. Requires a hospital that provides birthing and labor services to establish and implement emergency protocols to follow concerning: (1) hemorrhaging; and (2) hypertension crisis.
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2019-01-14
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1329IntroTesting of school age children for lead poisoning. Requires the state department of health (state department) to identify those areas of Indiana in which the risk of lead ingestion by children is so high that, in the judgment of the state health comm...
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2019-01-14
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1377IntroMedical cannabis. Defines "qualifying patient", and permits a qualifying patient to use medical cannabis under certain circumstances. Requires the state department of health to adopt rules before July 1, 2020: (1) concerning the use, distribution, cu...
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2019-01-14
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1351IntroStrategic plan on dementia. Requires the state department of health to develop a strategic plan concerning dementia in Indiana. Establishes the Indiana dementia council (council) and sets forth duties of the council. Beginning June 30, 2021, requires...
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2019-01-14
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1387IntroMedical marijuana. Permits the cultivation, dispensing, and use of medical marijuana by persons with serious medical conditions. Requires the state department of health to implement and enforce the medical marijuana program. Prohibits discrimination ...
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2019-01-14
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1392IntroHospitals. Specifies that only general acute hospitals may post community wayfinding signage for hospitals. Requires the state department of health to, beginning May 1, 2020, designate hospitals as: (1) general acute hospitals; (2) specialty hospital...
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2019-01-14
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1379IntroDrug crisis task force. Establishes the drug crisis task force to prepare an evidence based comprehensive plan that prioritizes the one time and annual funding needed over a 10 year period to address the drug crisis. Sets forth membership and duties ...
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2019-01-14
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1426IntroVital records. Provides that a parent may request a certificate of birth resulting in stillbirth when the child had a gestation age of less than 20 weeks. Specifies that a burial transit permit is required for the report of death and transportation a...
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2019-01-14
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1334IntroProvider diagnostic information release. Requires a health care provider, upon the request of a patient or the patient's designee, to provide the diagnostic billing code and procedural billing code for each diagnosis and health care procedure rendere...
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2019-01-14
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1264IntroFertility fraud. Provides that a physician who treats a patient of that physician for infertility: (1) by using the physician's own spermatozoon or ovum, without the patient's consent; or (2) by using donated human reproductive material without the c...
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2019-01-10
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1197IntroRegulation of physical therapists. Establishes the Indiana board of physical therapy (board). (Current law regulates physical therapy under the medical licensing board of Indiana, with certain functions delegated to the Indiana physical therapy commi...
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2019-01-10
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1249IntroMedicaid prescription drug program. Requires the office of the secretary of family and social services to provide a prescription drug benefit for a Medicaid recipient under: (1) the risk based managed care program; and (2) the healthy Indiana plan. (...
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2019-01-10
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1259IntroPhysician assistants. Changes the role of a supervising physician to that of a collaborating physician. Makes conforming changes.
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2019-01-10
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INHB1293IntroTanning facilities. Exempts from tanning facility regulation medical phototherapy treatment that meets certain requirements. Prohibits an individual less than 18 years of age from using a tanning device in a tanning facility. Requires the operator or...
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2019-01-10
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1229IntroMedical residency programs. Requires that the medical education board and the graduate medical education board study the medical residency programs in northwest Indiana and prepare a report that provides recommendations to increase the number of medi...
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2019-01-10
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INHB1228IntroPrescription drug importation study. Requires the state department of health to conduct a study and report to the legislative council concerning a state prescription drug importation program through which the state would import certain prescription d...
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2019-01-10
To House Public Health Committee
INHB1163IntroHealthy Indiana plan. Removes the requirement from the healthy Indiana plan (HIP) that if an individual who has an annual income of more than 100% of the federal poverty income level has not made payment to HIP within 60 days, the individual shall be...
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2019-01-08
To House Public Health Committee
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