Bill Summaries: S373 (2021)

  • Summary date: Mar 29 2021 - View summary

    Amends the following defined terms applicable to Article 1J, the Voluntary Health Services Act, set forth in GS 90-21.102. Amends free clinic to specifically include the provision of telehealth services. Amends health care provider to include licensed dental assistants, nurse practitioners, and dispensing opticians under comparable provisions of another jurisdiction. Adds to the qualifying conditions of voluntary provision of health care services to require that compensation or other consideration does not include room and board or other essentials necessary during the provision of volunteer health care services or memorabilia. Effective September 1, 2021.