Other Legislative Item

House Bill 140

Establish Telehealth Standards

Summary

HB 140 would require the Cabinet for Health and Family Services to establish minimum standards to telehealth, reestablish the requirement for the Cabinet for Health and Family Services and managed care organizations to study the impact of telehealth on the state’s health care delivery system, require reimbursement rates for telehealth to be equivalent to reimbursement rates for the same service provided in person and more.

Status

HB 140 is sponsored by Representative Deanna Frazier and Representative Kim Moser. It has passed the Kentucky House and has been assigned to the Senate Health and Welfare Committee.

Passed KY House