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I offer the following resolution and move its adoption:
A SENATE RESOLUTION urging the Legislative Council to assign the topic of home health care regulation in Indiana to the Health Finance Commission.
Whereas, Home health care can be defined as nursing,
therapeutic, medical, social, and aide services provided in a
Whereas, Home health care supplies either a nurse or
other health care provider to make regularly scheduled visits
to the patient's home to check on recuperation and to provide
therapy or treatment;
Whereas, Surveys conducted by the United States
Department of Health and Human Services indicate that,
overall, home health care deficiencies have increased; and
Whereas, Home health care must be regulated in order
to guarantee that all patients receive quality in-home care:
SECTION 1. That the Legislative Council is urged to assign the topic of home health care regulation in Indiana to the Health Finance Commission.