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Relative to Licensure of Medical Imaging Professionals and Radiation Therapists

    CHAPTER 54 SB 330-FN FINAL VERSION 02/18/2016 0492s 04/14/2016 1453EBA   2016 SESSION 16-2789 10/05   SENATE BILL 330-FN   AN ACT  relative to licensure of medical imaging professionals and radiation therapists.SPONSORS:  Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Sen. Cataldo, Dist 6; Sen. Soucy, Dist 18; Rep. Rosenwald,Hills. 30; Rep. Kotowski, Merr. 24; Rep. Sherman, Rock. 24; Rep. P. McCarthy,Hills. 29COMMITTEE: Executive Departments And Administration   ANALYSISThis bill establishes the board of medical imaging and radiation therapy for the licensure andregulation of magnetic resonance technologists, nuclear medicine technologists, radiationtherapists, radiographers, radiologist assistants, and sonographers.– – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.   CHAPTER 54SB 330-FN – FINAL VERSION 02/18/2016 0492s04/14/2016 1453EBA 16-278910/05 STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Sixteen   AN ACT  relative to licensure of medical imaging professionals and radiation therapists.Be it […]

An Act Relative to Itemized Bills for Medical Services

SB 432  – AS INTRODUCED 2016 SESSION 16-289901/06 SENATE BILL 432 AN ACT relative to itemized bills for medical services. SPONSORS: Sen. Stiles, Dist 24; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21; Rep. M. Smith, Straf. 6; Rep. Butler, Carr. 7; Rep. Sherman, Rock. 24; Rep. LeBrun, Hills. 32; Rep. Bates, Rock. 7 COMMITTEE: Health and Human Services —————————————————————– ANALYSIS This bill clarifies the law requiring itemized statements containing amounts billed for medical services. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.16-289901/06 STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Sixteen AN ACT relative to itemized bills for medical services. Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened: 1  Itemized [Bills] Statements for Medical Services.  Amend RSA 151:12-a, I to read as follows:I.  Any provider of medical […]

Adopting the Interstate Medical Licensure Compact

  HB 1665-FN – AS INTRODUCED 2016 SESSION 16-268010/05 HOUSE BILL 1665-FN  AN ACT adopting the interstate medical licensure compact. SPONSORS: Rep. Sherman, Rock. 24; Rep. Fothergill, Coos 1; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21  COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs——————————————————————— ANALYSIS This bill adopts the interstate medical licensure compact allowing physicians in member states to have an expedited process for licensure in multiple states. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – –  Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.16-268010/05 STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Sixteen AN ACT adopting the interstate medical licensure compact. Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened: 1  New Chapter; Interstate Medical Licensure Compact.  Amend RSA by inserting after chapter 329-B the following new chapter:CHAPTER 329-CINTERSTATE MEDICAL LICENSURE COMPACT 329-C:1  Purpose.  In order to strengthen access to health care, […]

An Act Relative to the Special Training Licenses Issued by the Board of Podiatry

  SB 392  – AS INTRODUCED 2016 SESSION 16-286210/03 SENATE BILL 392 AN ACT relative to the special training licenses issued by the board of podiatry. SPONSORS: Sen. Bradley, Dist 3 COMMITTEE: Executive Departments And Administration —————————————————————– ANALYSIS This bill allows the board of podiatry to issue special training licenses to persons enrolled in an accredited training program. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics.Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.]Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type.16-286210/03 STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Sixteen AN ACT relative to the special training licenses issued by the board of podiatry. Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:  1  Podiatry; Rulemaking; Special Training Licenses.  Amend RSA 315:4, I to read as follows:I.  Application procedures for obtaining all licenses or privileges issued under this chapter, including applications for reinstatement of lapsed […]

An Act Relative to Emergency Medical Services

HB 1594-FN – AS INTRODUCED 2016 SESSION 16-2431 01/03   HOUSE BILL 1594-FN   AN ACT relative to emergency medical services.   SPONSORS: Rep. White, Graf. 13; Rep. Danielson, Hills. 7; Rep. Goley, Hills. 8; Rep. Proulx, Hills. 44; Sen. Carson, Dist 14; Sen. Pierce, Dist 5   COMMITTEE: Executive Departments and Administration   —————————————————————– ANALYSIS This bill makes various changes in the laws regarding emergency medical services, including requiring criminal history record checks for provider licensure and relicensure and establishing a penalty for false reports concerning investigations.   This bill is a request of the department of safety.   – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – –   Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics. Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.] Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type. 16-2431 01/03 STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Sixteen AN ACT relative to emergency medical services. Be it Enacted by the Senate […]

Relative to Prescriptions for Controlled Drugs by Telemedicine

HB 1210 – AS INTRODUCED 2016 SESSION 16-2087 01/10   HOUSE BILL 1210   AN ACT relative to prescriptions for controlled drugs by telemedicine.   SPONSORS: Rep. MacKay, Merr. 14; Rep. Fothergill, Coos 1; Rep. Snow, Hills. 42; Rep. Ford, Graf. 3; Rep. LeBrun, Hills. 32; Rep. Sherman, Rock. 24; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21   COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs   —————————————————————–   ANALYSIS   This bill clarifies when it is appropriate for practitioners to adjust or prescribe controlled drugs to patients by telemedicine. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – –   Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics. Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.] Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type. 16-2087 01/10 STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIREIn the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Sixteen AN ACT relative to prescriptions for controlled drugs by telemedicine. Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court […]

Relative to Consultations Under the Telemedicine Law

HB 1209 – AS INTRODUCED 2016 SESSION 16-2086 01/08   HOUSE BILL 1209   AN ACT relative to consultations under the telemedicine law.   SPONSORS: Rep. MacKay, Merr. 14; Rep. Fothergill, Coos 1; Rep. Snow, Hills. 42; Rep. Ford, Graf. 3; Rep. LeBrun, Hills. 32; Rep. Sherman, Rock. 24; Sen. Reagan, Dist 17; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21   COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs —————————————————————–  ANALYSIS: This bill clarifies consultations for the use of telemedicine in practitioner-patient medical circumstances. – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – –   Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics. Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.] Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type. 16-2086 01/08   STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Sixteen AN ACT relative to consultations under the telemedicine law. Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened:   1  Pharmacists and Pharmacies; Definitions.  Amend RSA […]

Extending the New Hampshire Health Protection Program

HOUSE BILL 1690-FN AN ACT extending the New Hampshire health protection program. SPONSORS: Rep. Sherman, Rock. 24; Rep. Rosenwald, Hills. 30; Rep. Weber, Ches. 1; Rep. Elliott, Rock. 8; Rep. Fothergill, Coos 1; Rep. Butler, Carr. 7; Rep. Berch, Ches. 1; Rep. Horrigan, Straf. 6; Rep. P. Brown, Hills. 31; Sen. Feltes, Dist 15; Sen. Fuller Clark, Dist 21  COMMITTEE: Health, Human Services and Elderly Affairs   —————————————————————–   ANALYSIS: This bill extends the New Hampshire health protection program.  The program currently would expire December 31, 2016.   – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – – –   Explanation: Matter added to current law appears in bold italics. Matter removed from current law appears [in brackets and struckthrough.] Matter which is either (a) all new or (b) repealed and reenacted appears in regular type. 16-2012 01/04   STATE OF NEW HAMPSHIRE In the Year of Our Lord Two Thousand Sixteen AN ACT extending the New Hampshire health protection program. Be it Enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Court convened: 1 […]