|to Health & Welfare (H)
|AN ACT relating to family caregivers.
|Bill Request Number
|G. Stumbo, L. Belcher
|Summary of Original Version
|Create new sections of KRS Chapter 216B to establish a process to designate a lay caregiver to be contacted upon discharge from a hospital; provide instructions to designated lay caregiver; provide that the designation of a lay caregiver not interfere with provisions of a living will; provide that compliance or noncompliance does not constitute a private right of action or standard of care.
|Index Headings of Original Version
Disabilities and the Disabled - Lay caregiver, designate
Drugs and Medicines - Lay caregiver, designate
Health and Medical Services - Lay caregiver, contact designated
Hospitals and Nursing Homes - Lay caregiver, contact designated
Nurses - Lay caregiver, contact designated
Physicians and Practitioners - Lay caregiver, contact designated
Public Health - Lay caregiver, contact designated
Aged Persons and Aging - Lay caregiver, designate
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