Health and Medical Services


Abortion, face to face meeting prior to

Abortion, informed consent requirement

Abortion, performance of in relation to fetal heartbeat detection

Abortion, ultrasound requirements

Adult abuse registry

Adult abuse registry, prepare to establish

Advanced practice registered nurses, collaborative agreements for prescriptive authority of

Advanced practice registered nurses, prescribing rights and responsibilities

Advanced practice registered nurses, prescribing rights and responsibilities of

Alcohol and drug counseling, practitioners, licensure, certification, and registration of

Alcohol and drug counseling, scope of practice for

Ambulatory surgical center, clarification of definition

Ambulatory surgical center, clarify definition of

Ambulatory surgical center, procedures regarding and definition of

Anesthesiologist assistants, licensing requirements for

Anesthesiologist Assistants, scope of practice, requirement for

Anesthesiology assistants, licensure and scope of practice, requirements for

Assisted living communities, brain injured individuals, inclusion of

Autism Spectrum Disorder Council, State Interagency, creation of

Autism Spectrum Disorders, Office of, creation of

Board of Medical Licensure, composition of

Board of Nursing, APRN prescribing practices, regulation of

Board of Social Work, licensure requirements and exemptions, make provision for

Bringing a prisoner or patient from another state for treatment in Kentucky, requirements

Cabinet for Health and Family Services, appointment of secretary

Cabinet for Health and Family Services, tattoo facilities, notice requirement

Certified alcohol and drug counselors, licensure status, additional requirements for 300 hours

Certified alcohol and drug counselors, licensure status, additional requirements for the 300 hours

Certified registered nurse anesthetist, clarify terminology for

Charitable health care, income tax deduction for

Children with severe emotional disabilities, service providers, hearing before contract termination

Chiropractic fees, motor vehicle injuries, reimbursement subject to workers' compensation fees

Chiropractic services, insurance reimbursement requirements

Chiropractors, coinsurance or copayment, establish maximum percentage

Chiropractors, contract protections

Colon Cancer Screening Program

Community mental health centers, Medicaid reimbursement, establish requirements for

Complex regional pain syndrome, training requirement

Continuing care retirement communities, expansion

Contraception coverage required

Controlled substance database, practitioner reporting required

Controlled substances diversion, monitoring, prescribing, and dispensing

Controlled substances legislation, committee substitute changes

County ambulance service taxing districts, number of board members

Dental plan, establishment of fees for noncovered services, prohibition of

Dental services, children, establish pilot project

Dental services, children, Medicaid, establish pilot project

Dentist and optometrist prescribing requirements

Diabetes educators, licensing of

Durable medical equipment providers, instate office requirement, parity with other states

Electronic prescriptions, establishment of standards.

Electronic prescriptions, establishment of standards

Expert physician witnesses, expert witness certificate program, creation

False claims act, creation of

False Claims Act, creation of

Felony offenders, prohibition of employment of

Gamblers awareness and treatment fund, creation of

Genetically Engineered Food Act, urge Congressional passage

Good Samaritan law protection, extend to all persons

Health Departments, enforcement of antismoking laws and ordinances

Health-facility-acquired infections, rate reporting and infection procedures for, requirement

HIV, testing of sexual offense defendant

Home and Community Based Behavioral Health Services Advisory Committee, establishment of

Home medical equipment and services definition and fees, change in

Home medical equipment and services providers, licensure of

Human papilomavirus, urge vaccination for

IMPACT Plus Program, review criteria

IMPACT Plus Program, service providers

Individual options for services, not to be prohibited by law

Individuals with Disabilities Education Act, conformity with

Inflammatory breast cancer, raising awareness of

Informed consent, conditions under which it may be given

Insurance, coverage of a specified disease "actual charge" definition, delete

Intellectual disability, use of term to replace mental retardation in all statutes

Interpharmacy medication exchange, permit if immediate need

Kentucky Cancer Registry, open records law exemption

Kentucky Cancer Survivors and Friends Caucus, creation of

Kentucky Commission on Public Health, creation of the

Kentucky Health Information Technology and Meaningful Use Awareness Day, designation of

Kentucky regional rape crisis centers, recognizing services provided

Licensed clinical alcohol and drug counselor, master's degree, additional requirements for

Licensing requirements, additional local, forbidden of group homes

Living organ donation, promotion of

Local health departments, direct proceeds of NASCAR license plates to

Long term care employment applicants, fingerprint checks

Long-term care administrators, license for

Long-term care facilities, nurse staffing requirements, establishment of

Managed care organizations, Medicaid, establish requirements for

Managed care organizations, Medicaid, pharmacies, drug cost, provide information for

Managed care organizations, Medicaid, prescription drug benefits, establish requirements for

Medicaid managed care companies, establish greater oversight of

Medicaid recipient, illegal drug seeking by

Medicaid waiver enrollees, medical supplies, direct purchase of

Medical expenses, motor vehicle injuries, reimbursement subject to workers' compensation fees

Medical imaging technologists and radiation therapists, licensing and regulation of

Medical marijuana, authorization of

Medical order for scope of treatment, permit to direct medical interventions

Medical records, amount of fee for reproduction

Medical records, requirement to release to legally entitled persons

Medical review panel, utilization in long-term-care facility litigation

Medicinal availability, religious or moral objections relating to

Methamphetamine, determination of contamination or decontamination, notices of

National and State Background Check Program

National Eating Disorder Awareness Week, recognizing February 26 through March 3 2012 as

Non-scholastic youth sports, concussion awareness training for

Nutrition, program for measuring improvement of

Nutrition project, partnering organizations and risk assessment

Nutrition studies, programs, direct review of

Oral health, preventive care in nursing homes, pilot program

Pain clinics and controlled substances, prescribing, dispensing, and monitoring of

Pain management clinics, licensure requirements

Pain management facilities, licensure requirements

Pain management facilities, payment requirements

Pain management facilities, regulation of, establish

Pain management facilities, regulation of, establishment

Pain management facilities, requlation of, establish

Patient medical record, reproduction fee

Patient records, disclosure of

Personal care homes, admissions, requirements for

Personal-care homes, admissions, requirements for

Personal-care homes, medical examination, establish requirement for

Personal-care homes, qualified mental health professionals, assessment by

Pharmacies, audits, recoupment of funds based on

Pharmacist intern, requirements of KRS Chapter 319B not to limit or restrict

Pharmacy audit performed pursuant to provider agreement or contract, requirements for

Pharmacy, audit requirements, amendment of

Pharmacy benefit managers, requirements for

Pharmacy technician, requirements of KRS Chapter 319B not to limit or restrict

Pharmacy technicians, prohibit ephedrine, pseudoephedrine, phenylprpanolamine sales by

Physician assistants, controlled substances, prescriptive authority for

Plant based diet, nutrition, improvement of

Plant-based diet program, urge support

Pregnancy resource centers, encourage financial assistance to

Prescription drugs, interpharmacy trade and establish Medicaid managed care copyaments

Prescription drugs, interpharmacy trade, permit use of

Prescription drugs, Medicaid, copayments, establishment of

Prescription drugs, step therapy or fail-first protocol, limitation

Prescription Monitoring Program compact, enactment of

Pseudoephedrine sales, prohibitions for certain drug offenders

Public benefits, verification of legal presence

Public health departments, encourage accreditation

Reflex sympathetic dystrophy syndrome awareness day, February 29, 2012, recognizing

Regulation of medical imaging and radiation therapy professionals, exemptions and terminology

Reorganization, Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Executive Order 2011-353

Residential care facilities, cabinet to provide information

Residential care facilities, licensing, preemption of local authority for stricter requirements

School buildings, inspection of

Schools, emergency anaphylaxis medications, requirement for

Smoking in public places, prohibition, exceptions

State employee pilot wellness program, implementation of

State plan, encourage evaluation of pharmacy benefit program

Stroke, response and treatment, establish statewide system for

Tamper resistant opioid analgesic drugs, list requirement, prohibition of substitution

Tamper resistant opioid analgesic drugs, require list and prohibit substitution

Tamper-resistant opioid analgesic drugs, list requirement, prohibition of substitution

Tanning devices, use by children under the age of 14, prohibition

Tanning devices, use by children under the age of 18, prohibition

Tanning devices, use by minors, prohibition without written consent

Tattoo artists and body piercing technicians, ensuring public safety and competency of

Traumatic brain inury, General Assembly to examine the impact and need for health coverage, urge

Ultrasound, requirement prior to abortion

Unfair trade practices, restricting benefits otherwise provided under a health benefit plan

Wellness project credit, model for employers


Last updated: 1/16/2019 3:37 PM (EST)