Lawmakers Shelving Mid-Level Dental Provider Bills

But advocates given an opportunity to make their cases to health committees By Jim McLean | February 25, 2015 Legislation to allow Kansas dental hygienists with advanced training to provide a broader range of services isn’t likely to survive approaching deadlines that restrict the number of bills...

HB 2611 Signed By Governor

House Bill 2611, a bill that amends the long-standing “50% Rule” to the “20% Rule” was signed into law by Governor Brownback Monday afternoon. The amended law requires that an owner dentist be in a satellite practice twenty-percent of the time in which patients are being treated, giving them...

HB 2611 Passes Senate

House Bill 2611, a bill that amends the long-standing “50% Rule” regarding the amount of time an owner dentist must be in a satellite practice during its time of operation, passed the full Senate today by a vote of 40-0.  The bill had been placed on the Consent Calendar and, without objection,...

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