Currently, there is no state law or administrative rule setting a maximum patient-nurse ratio for care of patients at private dialysis centers licensed by the Department of Public Health
This bill would require the Department of Public Health, by rule, to establish a patient-nurse ratio at private dialysis centers to protect patient health, safety, and welfare and would set a maximum ratio of no greater than eight patients per nurse
Relating to private dialysis centers, to require the Department of Public Health, by rule, to establish a patient-nurse ratio at private dialysis centers.
|April 3, 2019
|Read for the first time and referred to the House of Representatives committee on Health
|HB333 Alabama 2019 Session - Introduced