Title

Defining Telemedicine For Medical Practitioners

Summary

The act amends the definition of "telemedicine" in the "Colorado Medical Practice Act" to state that the term means the delivery of medical services through technologies that are used in a manner that is compliant with the federal "Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996", including information, electronic, and communication technologies, remote monitoring technologies, and store-and-forward transfers, to facilitate the assessment, diagnosis, consultation, or treatment of a patient while the patient is located at an originating site and the person who provides the service is located at a distant site. The act amends and preserves the existing statutory definition of "telemedicine" for purposes of the "Colorado Medical Assistance Act".(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)

Bill Text

Bill Activity

  • Signed Governor Signed

  • Signed by the President of the Senate

  • Signed by the Speaker of the House

  • Sent to the Governor

  • House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Concur - Repass

  • House Considered Senate Amendments - Result was to Laid Over Daily

  • Passed Senate Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

  • Senate Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee

  • Senate Committee on Health & Human Services Refer Amended - Consent Calendar to Senate Committee of the Whole

  • Introduced In Senate - Assigned to Health & Human Services

  • Passed House Third Reading Passed - No Amendments

  • House Second Reading Passed with Amendments - Committee

  • House Committee on Health & Insurance Refer Amended to House Committee of the Whole

  • Introduced In House - Assigned to Health & Insurance

Hearings on this Bill

  • Health & Human Services
  • Health & Insurance

Votes

lower chamber:
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