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HB271       (?)

Report Title: Medical Informed Consent; Timing; Hawaii Medical Board; Standards
Description: Requires the Hawaii medical board to establish standards for health care providers to follow to ensure that a patient's consent to treatment is an informed consent. Requires that informed consent for a proposed medical or surgical treatment or a diagnostic or therapeutic procedure be obtained prior to the day of that treatment or procedure. Specifies that if the treatment or procedure is to occur on the same day it is scheduled, the informed consent shall be obtained at the time the decision is made to schedule that treatment or procedure.
Companion:  SB101
Package: None
Current Referral: HLT, CPC, FIN
Introducer(s): TAKUMI, ICHIYAMA

Sort by Date Status Text
1/18/2019HPending introduction.
1/22/2019HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/22/2019HReferred to HLT, CPC, FIN, referral sheet 3
12/1/2019DCarried over to 2020 Regular Session.

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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