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DIGEST OF INTRODUCED BILL
County hospital privileges. Provides that a chiropractor, an optometrist, or a podiatrist is eligible to provide patient care at a county hospital. Allows a county hospital's governing board to establish standards to govern the practice in the hospital and the granting and retaining of privileges. Allows for the personal appearance before a peer review committee before privileges are terminated. Exempts from civil liability certain activities of a peer review committee.