Florida Senate - 2013 SENATOR AMENDMENT Bill No. CS for CS for SB 966 Barcode 704632 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . . . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Senator Garcia moved the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Between lines 725 and 726 4 insert: 5 Section 10. Subsection (6) of section 395.003, Florida 6 Statutes, is amended to read: 7 395.003 Licensure; denial, suspension, and revocation.— 8 (6) A specialty hospital may not provide any service or 9 regularly serve any population group beyond those services or 10 groups specified in its license. A
specialty-licensed children’s11 hospital that is authorized to provide pediatric cardiac 12 catheterization and pediatric open-heart surgery services may 13 provide cardiovascular service to adults who, as children, were 14 previously served by the hospital for congenital heart disease, 15 or to those patients who are referred for a specialized 16 procedure only for congenital heart disease by an adult 17 hospital, without obtaining additional licensure as a provider 18 of adult cardiovascular services. The agency may request 19 documentation as needed to support patient selection and 20 treatment. This subsection does not apply to a specialty 21 licensed children’s hospital that is already licensed to provide 22 adult cardiovascular services. 23 24 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 25 And the title is amended as follows: 26 Between lines 50 and 51 27 insert: 28 395.003, F.S.; making a specific hospital term more 29 general in the context of authorization to provide 30 heart services; amending s.