Pending Legislation and Regulation

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Missouri

MO Legislation: HB 1014 - Store-and-forward technology

This bill relates to the use of store-and-forward technology in the practice of telehealth. 

MO Legislation: HB 319 - Provision of telehealth services

Changes the Laws regarding the provision of telehealth services.  In particular it establishes providers and originating sites that qualify to provide telehealth services in their Medicaid program.

MO Legislation: HB 320 - Public schools on-site health clinics

This bill would provide assistance to public elementary and secondary schools to set up on-site telehealth clinics.

MO Legislation: HB 340 - Defines telehealth "originating sites"

This bill defines what qualifies as an originating site for telehealth reimbursement through the Medicaid program.  It would include school-based sites.

MO Legislation: HB 965 - Telehealth Services

This bill would define telemedicine and telehealth medical services and would require the department to develop and implement a system to reimburse providers of services under the MO HealthNet Program for services performed using telemedicine or telehealth.

MO Legislation: SB 230 - MO HealthNet Program

This bill would direct the Department to promulgate rules for the use of out-of-state health care providers enrolled as MO HealthNet providers to use telehealth services in collaboration with a licensed Missouri health care providers in order to address provider shortages in a geographic area; and specialists, including hospitalists, to monitor patients through telehealth services in small and rural or community hospitals.

MO Legislation: SB 301 - Public assistance and MO HealthNet

This bill would require the Department of Social Services to promulgate rules to set requirements for the use of: (1) out of state health care providers enrolled as MO Healthnet providers to use MO Healthnet Telehealth services in collaboration with a licensed Missouri health care provider in order to address provider shortage in a geographic area; and (2) specialists, including hospitalists, to monitor patients through telehealth services in small and rural or community hospitals.

MO Legislation: SB 38 - Home Telemonitoring

This bill would  direct the Department to establish a statewide program that permits reimbursement under the MO Healthnet Program for home telemonitoring services.

Mississippi

MS Rule: Board of Medical Licensure - SOS System No. 21111

This rule would replace and update rules regarding the practice of telemedicine.

MS Rule: Board of Medical Licensure - Telemedicine Practice

Proposes rules and regulations regarding the practice of telemedicine, including providing definitions, indicating when a physician-provider relationship is established, requiring MS licensure, and requiring informed consent, among other rules.

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