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A01673 Summary:

BILL NO    A01673A

SAME AS    SAME AS S07526

SPONSOR    Gottfried (MS)

COSPNSR    Gantt, Magnarelli, Mayersohn, McEneny, Paulin, Perry, Powell, Galef

MLTSPNSR   Brennan, Colton, Dinowitz, Hooper, Jacobs, Miller J, Pheffer,
           Weinstein, Wright

Add S2805-t, Pub Health L

Requires health care providers (i.e., an entity licensed/certified under
certain articles of the public health law or the mental hygiene law, a health
care practitioner licensed/registered/certified under title eight of the
education law, or a provider of pharmaceutical products/services or durable
medical equipment) to disclose errors in diagnosis, treatment or other services
that the provider knows has caused substantial harm or significant risk of
substantial harm; provides there shall be a rebuttable presumption that the
provider knew of the error and the harm or risk of harm if, under the
circumstances, the provider reasonably should have had knowledge thereof;
provides such disclosure shall be made within a reasonable period of time and
be reasonably understandable.
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