HB 1543 Surgical complications; requires physicians to report.
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Summary as passed House: (all summaries)
Health records; surgical complications reporting. Requires physicians to report, in writing or by electronic means, each patient who comes under his professional care and requires medical treatment or suffers death that the physician has a reasonable basis to believe is the result of an elective outpatient surgical procedure.  Complications resulting from elective outpatient surgical procedures. This bill provides that the report shall not contain any identifying information.

Full text:
01/18/08  House: Presented and ordered printed 084025568  pdf | impact statement
01/29/08  House: Committee substitute printed 088570568-H1  pdf | impact statement

Status:
01/18/08  House: Presented and ordered printed 084025568
01/18/08  House: Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions
01/29/08  House: Reported from Health, Welfare and Institutions with substitute (18-Y 4-N)
01/29/08  House: Referred to Committee on Appropriations
01/29/08  House: Committee substitute printed 088570568-H1
01/30/08  House: Assigned App. sub: Health & Human Resources (Hamilton)
02/08/08  House: Reported from Appropriations (24-Y 0-N)
02/09/08  House: Read first time
02/11/08  House: Read second time
02/11/08  House: Committee substitute agreed to 088570568-H1
02/11/08  House: Engrossed by House - committee substitute HB1543H1
02/12/08  House: Read third time and passed House (87-Y 12-N)
02/12/08  House: VOTE: --- PASSAGE (87-Y 12-N)
02/12/08  House: Communicated to Senate
02/13/08  Senate: Constitutional reading dispensed
02/13/08  Senate: Referred to Committee on Education and Health
02/19/08  Senate: Assigned Education sub: Health Care
02/28/08  Senate: Passed by indefinitely in Education and Health (10-Y 1-N)