Introduced Legislation: HB 317
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Saturday, November 17, 2018 11:47 AM

Some legislative bills are already being filed for the upcoming legislative session.  We will begin to report here on bills that may touch upon the chiropractic profession.

HB 317 of the 86th regular session of the Texas Legislature is “an act relating to the use of clinical decision support software and laboratory benefits management programs by physicians and healthcare providers in connection with provision of clinical laboratory servicesto certain managed care enrollees.  This bill defines the meanings of the terms used and provides that managed care plans may not require its enrolles to make use of, or not make use of, laboratory providers making use of, or not making use of, clinical decision support software.