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Introduced House Bill (H)

DIGEST

Services for endangered adults. Provides that the bureau of aging and in-home services may contract with a fire department to provide certain services to an endangered adult. Provides that a fire department is considered a governmental entity qualified to perform the remainder of services required, or is qualified to provide the services required, if the fire department has developed and implemented: (1) a mobile integrated healthcare program; or (2) a community paramedicine program; to provide comprehensive treatment or a safety plan for an endangered adult who has previously sought and received emergency medical services. Defines "fire department". Provides that a Services for endangered adults. Provides that the bureau of aging and in-home services may contract with a fire department to provide certain services to an endangered adult. Provides that a fire department is considered a governmental entity qualified to perform the remainder of services required, or is qualified to provide the services required, if the fire department has developed and implemented: (1) a mobile integrated healthcare program; or (2) a community paramedicine program; to provide comprehensive treatment or a safety plan for an endangered adult who has previously sought and received emergency medical services. Defines "fire department". Provides that a "governmental entity" means an office or a department that is under the direct supervision of a local elected official, a county office, a city office, a town office, or a township trustee office. ... View more