Bill Status of SB3196 102nd General Assembly
Short Description: RADIATION-APRN-FLUOROSCOPY
Sen. Sara Feigenholtz
| 2/10/2022||Senate||Rule 3-9(a) / Re-referred to Assignments|
Statutes Amended In Order of Appearance
Synopsis As Introduced
Amends the Hospital Licensing Act. Provides that, notwithstanding any provision of the Act or the implementation of any rule of the Department of Public Health to the contrary, an advanced practice registered nurse licensed under the Nurse Practice Act practicing in a hospital, a hospital affiliate, or an ambulatory surgical treatment center may administer radiation to a human being through a fluoroscope pursuant to specified provisions of the Radiation Protection Act of 1990. Amends the Radiation Protection Act of 1990. Provides that an advanced practice registered nurse practicing in a hospital, a hospital affiliate, or an ambulatory surgical treatment center may intentionally administer radiation to a human being through a fluoroscope without acting under the supervision, prescription, or direction of specified licensed persons. Provides that provisions regarding accreditation of administrators of radiation do not apply to such advanced practice registered nurses. Effective immediately.