Bill Number: SB 739
Title: Modifies provisions relating to the MO HealthNet program
Summary: This bill would require rules that set requirements for the use of:
- Out-of-state health care providers to use MO HealthNet telehealth services in collaboration with a licensed Missouri health care provider, in order to address provider shortages in a geographic area; and
- Specialists, including hospitalists, to monitor patients through telehealth services in small and rural or community hospitals.
Status: 5/28/14 Placed on Informal Senate Calendar for Perfection.