CS/SB 488: Out-of-network Physician Charges
GENERAL BILL by Health Policy ; Ring
Out-of-network Physician Charges; Relating to the Florida Patient’s Bill of Rights and Responsibilities; providing that a patient is responsible for reviewing a document informing the patient that he or she may be charged for out-of-network physician services; requiring a patient of a licensed facility to be presented with a document regarding charges for out-of-network physician services, etc.
Last Action: 5/2/2014 Senate - Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
Bill Text: Web Page | PDF
- Health Policy (HP)
- Children, Families, and Elder Affairs (CF)
- Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services (AHS)
- Appropriations (AP)
• Referred to Health Policy; Children, Families, and Elder Affairs; Appropriations Subcommittee on Health and Human Services; Appropriations -SJ 42
• Introduced -SJ 42
• On Committee agenda-- Health Policy, 03/11/14, 4:00 pm, 412 Knott Building
• CS by Health Policy; YEAS 9 NAYS 0 -SJ 242
• Pending reference review under Rule 4.7(2) - (Committee Substitute)
• Now in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs -SJ 242
• CS by Health Policy read 1st time -SJ 247
• Died in Children, Families, and Elder Affairs
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