AN ACT TO ENSURE THAT PATIENTS HAVE THE RIGHT TO CHOOSE THEIR OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST UNDER THEIR HEALTH BENEFIT PLANS. Enacted June 2, 2017. Effective October 1, 2017.
Bill Summaries: all (2017-2018 Session)
Bill H 208 (2017-2018)Summary date: Jun 5 2017 - View summary
Bill H 208 (2017-2018)Summary date: Feb 28 2017 - View summary
As the title indicates. Amends GS 58-50-30(b) to add an occupational therapist licensed by the North Carolina Board of Occupational Therapy under Article 18D of GS Chapter 90 to the list of providers whom patients have the right to choose under their health benefit plans. Effective October 1, 2017, and applies to health benefit contracts issued, renewed, or amended on or after that date.