S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K
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4182--A
Cal. No. 394

2015-2016 Regular Sessions

I N S E N A T E

March 5, 2015
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Introduced by Sen. YOUNG -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
printed to be committed to the Committee on Health -- reported favora-
bly from said committee, ordered to first and second report, ordered
to a third reading, amended and ordered reprinted, retaining its place
in the order of third reading

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to including
dentist's offices as originating sites for purposes of telehealth
delivery of services

THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

1 Section 1. Subdivision 3 of section 2999-cc of the public health law,
2 as added by chapter 6 of the laws of 2015, is amended to read as
3 follows:

4 3. "Originating site" means a site at which a patient is located at
5 the time health care services are delivered to him or her by means of
6 telehealth. Originating sites shall be limited to facilities licensed
7 under articles twenty-eight and forty of this chapter, facilities as
8 defined in subdivision six of section 1.03 of the mental hygiene law,
9 private physician's OR DENTIST'S offices located within the state of New
10 York and, when a patient is receiving health care services by means of
11 remote patient monitoring, the patient's place of residence located
12 within the state of New York or other temporary location located within
13 or outside the state of New York.
14 S 2. This act shall take effect on the same date and in the same
15 manner as section 2 of chapter 6 of the laws of 2015 takes effect.

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