SB 390 -  Patient-directed Doctor’s Orders

by Gruters
Authorizing specified personnel of hospitals, nursing homes, and home health agencies, respectively, to withhold or withdraw cardiopulmonary resuscitation if presented with a patient-directed doctor’s order (PDDO) form that contains an order not to resuscitate; requiring the Agency for Health Care Administration to adopt by rule procedures for the implementation of PDDO forms in hospice care; requiring the Department of Health to establish by rule circumstances and procedures under which emergency medical technicians and paramedics may honor PDDO forms, etc.
Effective Date: 07/01/2024
Last Event: 03/08/24 S Died in Health Policy on Friday, March 8, 2024 2:25 PM

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Event Time Member Committee Ver.
Event: S Died in Health Policy Time: 03/08/2024 - 2:25 PM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: __
Event: S Introduced Time: 01/09/2024 - 9:37 AM Member: Committee: Version: __
Event: S Referred to Health Policy; Judiciary; Fiscal Policy Time: 11/15/2023 - 10:48 AM Member: Committee: Health Policy Version: __
Event: S Filed Time: 11/08/2023 - 3:23 PM Member: Committee: Version: __