Creates the Universal Newborn Home Nurse Visitation Program
Bill Primary sponsors
Filed: 1/10/2023 12:45:18 PM
To create the Universal Newborn Home Nurse Visitation Program to provide home visitation services for a newborn infant and the parents of a newborn infant.
What it does
The bill requires the Health Department to create a program wherein a nurse visits a woman at home within 30 days of the birth of a child, an adoption, or a stillbirth and up to two additional times during an infant's first 3 months of life. The department will be required to establish a resource guide for the program and establish insurance coverage criteria for the visits.
House: PUBLIC HEALTH, WELFARE AND LABOR COMMITTEE
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