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Pharmacist Health Care Services Coverage

Concerning covered health care services provided by a pharmacist.
2018 Regular Session
Health Care & Health Insurance
Bill Summary

Health benefit plans - mandatory coverage for services provided by a pharmacist. The act requires a health benefit plan to provide coverage for health care services provided by a pharmacist if:

  • The services are provided within a health professional shortage area;
  • The health benefit plan provides coverage for the same services provided by a licensed physician or advanced practice nurse; and
  • Other conditions specified in current law are met.
    (Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)


Became Law


Bill Text

  • All Versions (7 )
    Date Bill Type Documents
    04/09/2018 Signed Act PDF
    04/02/2018 Final Act PDF
    03/23/2018 Rerevised PDF
    03/22/2018 Revised PDF
    02/27/2018 Reengrossed PDF
    02/26/2018 Engrossed PDF
    01/19/2018 Introduced PDF

The effective date for bills enacted without a safety clause is August 7, 2024, if the General Assembly adjourns sine die on May 8, 2024, unless otherwise specified. Details