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Senate File 148

SENATE FILE BY BOLKCOM A BILL FOR 1 An Act relating to hospital admitting privileges for advanced 2 registered nurse practitioners. 3 BE IT ENACTED BY THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY OF THE STATE OF IOWA: TLSB 2185XS (1) 84 jr/nh PAG LIN 1 1 Section 1. Section 135B.7, Code 2011, is amended by adding 1 2 the following new subsection: 1 3 NEW SUBSECTION. 3A. The rules shall require that a hospital 1 4 establish and implement written criteria to allow individual 1 5 advanced registered nurse practitioners to obtain admitting 1 6 privileges without a collaborating physician. 1 7 EXPLANATION 1 8 As part of the licensing requirements for hospitals, this 1 9 bill requires that the department of inspections and appeals 1 10 adopt rules that require hospitals to establish and implement 1 11 written criteria to allow individual advanced registered 1 12 nurse practitioners to obtain admitting privileges without a 1 13 collaborating physician. LSB 2185XS (1) 84 jr/nh
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