OFFICE OF FISCAL ANALYSIS

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sHB-5913

AN ACT CONCERNING PERSONS WHO DECONTAMINATE REUSABLE MEDICAL INSTRUMENTS OR DEVICES.


OFA Fiscal Note

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None

Explanation

The bill establishes requirements of central service technicians (CST) and limits persons from engaging in CST practice without certification/recognition by certain professional organizations. It is anticipated that the Department of Public Health can enforce the provisions of the bill without incurring a fiscal impact by sampling personnel files during routine inspections of hospitals and outpatient surgical facilities.

The Out Years

State Impact: None

Municipal Impact: None