State Bill Tracking Report

Legislative private file status report


9/20/2014

Bill Summary Latest Action
US H 5458

Ruiz (D)

APRN
Shortage
Stronger Health Care Workforce

House Energy and Commerce Committee

Amends the Public Health Service Act to help build a stronger health care workforce; provides for grants to states for scholarship programs to ensure an adequate supply of physicians, dentists, behavioral and mental health professionals, certified nurse midwives, certified nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and pharmacists or other health profession; provides for certain mentorship opportunities and a study on documentation requirements for cognitive services.


09/11/2014 :
  • INTRODUCED.
  • To HOUSE Committee on ENERGY AND COMMERCE.
  • VA S 5011 a

    Stanley Wi (R)

    APRN
    Scope
    Telemedicine Pilot Program

    Senate Education and Health Committee

    Relates to telemedicine; relates to a pilot program; directs the Department of Health in partnership with a hospital licensed in the Commonwealth, to establish a three-year telemedicine pilot program designed to reduce patient use of emergency department facilities for the treatment of low-acuity conditions.


    09/18/2014 :
  • INTRODUCED.
  • To SENATE Committee on EDUCATION AND HEALTH.


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