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House Bill 1696

House Bill 1696

ARCHIVE (2009)

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Immunizations by hospitals. Requires a hospital to offer to immunize a patient who is at least 65 years of age against the influenza virus and the pneumococcal disease during specified times. Requires a hospital to adopt an immunization policy concerning influenza and pneumococcal disease. Allows the state health commissioner to waive the immunization requirements if there is a shortage of the immunizations.
Current Status:
In Committee - first House
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