Pending Legislation and Regulation

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AK Rule: Dep. of Commerce, Community and Economic Development - Telemedicine Business Registry

Establishes rules regarding telemedicine business registry requirements for health care providers delivering services.


AR Rule: Division of Medical Services - Rehabilitative Services for Persons with Mental Illness

This rule would provide billing information for billing for rehabilitative services delivered through telemedicine, among other components.

AR Rule: Medical Board - Reg. 28 Telemedicine

Amends rule concerning telemedicine to establish a requirement for physicians to provide services.

AR Rule: Division of Medical Services - Telemedicine Policy

Amends rules to update the Telemedicine policy to provide clarification of interactive audio and visual transmission of the physician patient encounter.

AR Rule: Medical Board - Procedures for Abortion

This rule would require a medication abortion to occur in the same room and in the physical presence of the physician who prescribed, dispensed or otherwise provided the drug or chemical to the patient. 

AR Rule: Medical Board - Regulation 38

Establishes rule pertaining to telemedicine and the requirement for all services provided by physicians.



CA Legislation: AB 1300 - Mental Health

This bill addresses involuntary commitments. 

CA Rule: Board of Occupational Therapy - Telehealth

Clarifies that an occupational therapist does not need to obtain a patient's/client's consent for subsequent telehealth services once the patient initially consents to receive occupational therapy services via telehealth. 

CA Rule: Board of State and Community Corrections - Minimum Standards for Local Detention Facilities

Provides a new definition for telehealth and allows a facility administrator for mentally disordered inmates to develop policies and procedures to identify and evaluate inmates through telehealth.

Washington DC

DC Proposed Rule: Practice of Telemedicine

The proposed rule relates to the practice of telemedicine in DC.