HB 188

  • Virginia House Bill
  • 2020 Regular Session
  • Introduced in House Dec 26, 2019
  • House
  • Senate
  • Governor

Health care services; payment estimates.


Health care services; payment estimates.Requires hospitals and practitioners licensed by the Board of Medicineto provide a patient or the representative of a patient scheduledto receive a nonemergency procedure, test, or service to be performedby the hospital or practitioner with an estimate of the payment amountfor which the patient will be responsible no later than one weekafter the scheduling of such procedure, test, or service. Currently,only hospitals are required to provide such estimate, and such estimateis required only (i) for elective procedures, tests, or services;(ii) within three days of the procedure, test, or service; and (iii)upon request of the patient or his representative.

Bill Sponsors (3)



Feb 04, 2020


Continued to 2021 in Health, Welfare and Institutions

Jan 29, 2020


Subcommittee recommends continuing to 2021

Jan 22, 2020


Assigned HWI sub: Health Professions


Impact statement from DPB (HB188)

Dec 26, 2019


Prefiled and ordered printed; offered 01/08/20 20100999D


Referred to Committee on Health, Welfare and Institutions

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