SCULLY AND DAVIS,MONIQUE.
215 ILCS 134/74 new
Amends the Managed Care Reform and Patient Rights Act. Provides
that managed care entities have the duty to exercise ordinary care
when making health care treatment decisions and are liable for damages
proximately caused by failure to exercise ordinary care. Authorizes a
private right of action. Applies only to causes of action that accrue
after the effective date of this amendatory Act.
00-02-03 H FILED WITH CLERK
00-02-03 H FIRST READING
00-02-03 H REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE RULES
00-02-08 H ADDED AS A CO-SPONSOR DAVIS,MONIQUE
01-01-09 H SESSION SINE DIE
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