92nd General Assembly
Status of HB5775
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   410 ILCS 50/2             from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 5402                       
   410 ILCS 50/2.06 new                                                        
   410 ILCS 50/3             from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 5403                       
   410 ILCS 50/4             from Ch. 111 1/2, par. 5404                       

        Amends the Medical Patient Rights Act. Provides for the right  of      
   each  patient,  in  non-emergency care situations, to be informed by a      
   physician whether that physician is a party to  a  contract  with  the      
   patient's  health  services  corporation or insurance company, if any,      
   and participates in the provider network or panel  maintained  by  the      
   health  care services organization or insurance company. Provides that      
   if the physician is not a party  to  a  contract  with  the  patient's      
   health  care  organization  or  insurance  company, the physician must      
   provide the patient with information concerning the itemized  services      
   to  be  rendered  in  non-emergency  care  settings and other matters.      
   Provides for enforcement of these  provisions  by  the  Department  of      
   Professional Regulation.                                                    
   FEB-07-2002  H  FILED WITH CLERK                                               
   FEB-07-2002  H  FIRST READING                                                  
   FEB-07-2002  H  REFERRED TO HOUSE RULES COMMITTEE        RULES                 
   FEB-13-2002  H       ASSIGNED TO COMMITTEE               REG & REG             
   FEB-22-2002  H  RE-REFERRED TO RULES COMM/RULE 19(A)     RULES         HRUL    
   JAN-07-2003  H  SESSION SINE DIE                                               


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