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Clarifying that hospitals and emergency medical facilities providing sexual assault examinations may seek reimbursement from a sexual assault victim's health coverage as long as the victim does not receive a bill or incur any out-of-pocket expenses associated with such reimbursement (McCabe, Orwall, Hayes)

Clarifies that hospitals and emergency medical facilities may seek reimbursement, for the performance of a sexual assault examination, from medicaid, medicare, or the victim's insurance for covered services associated with the examination as long as the victim does not receive a bill or incur any out-of-pocket expenses associated with the reimbursement.

Hearing Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 -- 8:00 am

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=2102&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)