This Week in Health Care

Every Thursday, Stateside Associates selects health care-related state and local events to highlight in This Week in Health Care.

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STATE AND LOCAL HIGHLIGHTS

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

The D.C. Council Health Committee will hold a hearing on September 28 regarding a proposed amendment to the Health Occupations Revision Act. This amendment prohibits disciplinary measures against licensed health professionals solely for providing abortion and reproductive health care services to patients who live in a state where abortion and reproductive services are illegal. 

Contact: Zoe Salzberg

The D.C. Council Health Committee will hold a hearing on September 28 regarding District of Columbia B 764. This measure moves the licensing responsibilities for clinical laboratory practitioners and updates its definition and scope of practice. The measure applies to cytotechnologists, histologic technicians, histotechnologists, medical laboratory technicians, medical technologists, and phlebotomists. 

Contact: Matthew Lidz

The D.C. Council Health Committee will hold a hearing on September 28 regarding District of Columbia B 942. This measure allows certain minors to give consent for vaccinations.

Contact: Matthew Lidz

TEXAS

The Health and Human Services Commission will hold a hearing on September 26 regarding a proposed rule to make changes to the TxHmL, CFC, and HCS programs. This rule applies to providers of these various programs, and insurers in so far as it affects Medicaid.

Contact: Erin Seu

 


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