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               (See also ABORTION; DRUGS; EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT AND SERVICES; HEALTH AND SAFETY, PUBLIC; HEALTH CARE AUTHORITY; HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONS AND PROVIDERS; INSURANCE; MINORITIES; PUBLIC ASSISTANCE; SCHOOLS AND SCHOOL DISTRICTS)
Affordable/reproductive/end-of-life/gender affirming, access to, provider organization acquisition impact on: SB 5335
Children, hearing instruments coverage for: HB 1047
Colon hydrotherapy, performed by certified colon hydrotherapist, when: * SB 5124, CH 179 (2021)
Decisions, by patient-designated person for patient not competent to provide informed consent, when: HB 1197, ESHB 1197
Decisions, making for person without capacity to make them due to cognitive impairment, provisions: SB 5185, * SSB 5185, CH 270 (2021)
Entities, drug or vaccine privileged access for donors or board members, prohibiting: SB 5418
Gender-affirming health care, access to, provider organization acquisition impact on: SB 5335
Gender-affirming treatment, health care coverage for, requirements and unfair practices by carriers: SB 5313, SSB 5313, * 2SSB 5313, CH 280 (2021)
Health care policies, proposed legislation on, equity impact statements for, when: HB 1264, SHB 1264, SB 5274
Health equity account, creating for statewide sweetened beverage excise tax revenue: SB 5371
Health equity account, sweetened beverage tax revenues in, community advisory board for use of, creating: SB 5371
Health equity zones, identifying and creating: SB 5052, SSB 5052, * E2SSB 5052, CH 262 (2021)
Health systems, transparency, consolidated income statement/balance sheet: HB 1272, SHB 1272, * E2SHB 1272, CH 162 (2021)
Health systems, transparency, data/activities/services/staffing/finances: HB 1272, SHB 1272, * E2SHB 1272, CH 162 (2021)
Health trust, whole Washington, creating: SB 5204
Hearing instruments, coverage for persons 18 or younger: HB 1047
Informed consent, for breast implant surgery, physician requirements: SB 5441, ESSB 5441
Informed consent, person designated to provide, by patient when still retaining decision-making capacity: HB 1197, ESHB 1197
Informed consent, person lacking capacity to make health care decisions due to cognitive impairment: SB 5185, * SSB 5185, CH 270 (2021)
Miscarriage management/ectopic pregnancies treatment, health care entity care prohibitions, prohibiting: SB 5140, * SSB 5140, CH 235 (2021)
Parks/outdoor recreation spaces, "parks Rx" health and wellness pilot program, task force for developing, convening: SB 5292, SSB 5292
Pregnancy, complications of, health care entity care prohibitions, prohibiting: * SSB 5140, CH 235 (2021)
Reproductive health care, access to, provider organization acquisition impact on: SB 5335
Surrogate decision maker, designation by competent patient to health care provider, process for: ESHB 1197
Telebehavioral health programs, partnership access lines, various, modifications to: HB 1325, SHB 1325, * 2SHB 1325, CH 126 (2021)
Telemedicine, audio-only, delivery of services to covered persons via, reimbursement for: HB 1196, * ESHB 1196, CH 157 (2021), SB 5325
Telemedicine, audio-only, established patient/provider relationship before providing, studying need for: * ESHB 1196, CH 157 (2021)
Telemedicine, audio-only, trends/reimbursement/impact of, studying: * ESHB 1196, CH 157 (2021)
Telemedicine, audio/visual, medical assistants assisting during practitioner visit via interactive technology: * HB 1378, CH 44 (2021)
Telemedicine, collaborative for the advancement of, extending: * ESHB 1196, CH 157 (2021)
Telemedicine, consultation of out-of-state practitioner with in-state practitioner responsible for patient: SB 5423, * SSB 5423, CH 247 (2021)
Telemedicine, delivery of behavioral health services to covered persons via, reimbursement for: * SSB 5325, CH 100 (2021)
Telemedicine, services, health carrier reimbursement of provider at in-person total compensation amount: HB 1462
Telemedicine, Washington state telehealth collaborative, role of: * ESHB 1196, CH 157 (2021)
Telepsychology, psychology interjurisdictional compact act: HB 1286
Telepsychology, psychology interjurisdictional compact commission, establishing: HB 1286
Transportation, for hire nonemergency medical vehicles, high occupancy vehicle exempt decal for, when: HB 1510, SHB 1510
Universal health care commission, for creating coverage and access via unified financing system, establishing: * E2SSB 5399, CH 309 (2021)
Universal health care commission, for creating coverage and access via universal financing system, establishing: SB 5399, SSB 5399