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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5811

 

January Session, 2017

 

LCO No. 1514

 

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Referred to Committee on PUBLIC HEALTH

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. SRINIVASAN, 31st Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING THE PROVISION OF TELEHEALTH SERVICES.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That section 19a-906 of the general statutes be amended to require a patient who seeks telehealth services to see a health care provider in person prior to receiving telehealth services for consultation regarding or treatment of the condition for which the patients seeks telehealth services.

Statement of Purpose:

To place certain requirements on telehealth services.