H.R.15046 - A bill to amend part B of title XI of the Social Security Act to assure appropriate participation by professional registered nurses in the peer review, and related activities authorized thereunder.94th Congress (1975-1976)
|Sponsor:||Rep. Keys, Martha E. [D-KS-2] (Introduced 08/04/1976)|
|Committees:||House - Ways and Means; Interstate and Foreign Commerce|
|Latest Action:||House - 08/04/1976 Referred to House Committee on Interstate and Foreign Commerce. (All Actions)|
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Summary: H.R.15046 — 94th Congress (1975-1976)All Information (Except Text)
Introduced in House (08/04/1976)
Requires the inclusion of professional registered nurses in Professional Standards Review Organizations of medical professionals in carrying out the functions of such review organizations under Title XI (General Provisions and Professional Standards Review) of the Social Security Act.
Requires the inclusion of two professional registered nurses on the Statewide Professional Standards Review Councils.
Requires the inclusion of three professional registered nurses on the National Professional Standards Review Council.
Includes professional registered nurses in that class of health care practitioners which may not be held civilly liable for action taken in compliance with or reliance upon norms of care and treatment applied by a Professional Standards Reveiw Organization.