06RS SB207


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SB 207 (BR 2197) - D. Mongiardo

     AN ACT relating to patient safety.
     Amend KRS 216B.165 to clarify that health care facilities are prohibited from subjecting a member of the medical staff or a licensed health care provider under a contract or agreement from being subject to any reprisal or threatened in any manner for reporting a patient safety problem; amend KRS 216B.990 to impose an administrative penalty of not less than five hundred dollars ($500) nor more than ten thousand dollars ($10,000) for each violation of KRS 216B.165.

     Feb 21-introduced in Senate
     Feb 23-to Health and Welfare (S)

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