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April 23, 2020

News Release: HAP Statement: PA Hospitals Thank the Senate and Urge Governor Wolf to Allow Telemedicine Legislation to Become Law

On April 21, the state Senate approved Senate Bill 857. The measure, sponsored by Senator Elder Vogel (R–Beaver), would memorialize important definitions, expand insurance coverage, and provide consumer protections for telemedicine. The Hospital and Healthsystem Association (HAP) released the following statement urging Governor Tom Wolf to allow the bill to become law.


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