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Full Text of HB1825  102nd General Assembly

HB1825 102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY

  
  

 


 
102ND GENERAL ASSEMBLY
State of Illinois
2021 and 2022
HB1825

 

Introduced 2/17/2021, by Rep. Kathleen Willis

 

SYNOPSIS AS INTRODUCED:
 
225 ILCS 95/5.5

    Amends the Physician Assistant Practice Act of 1987. Makes a technical change in a Section concerning billing.


LRB102 13927 SPS 19278 b

 

 

A BILL FOR

 

HB1825LRB102 13927 SPS 19278 b

1    AN ACT concerning regulation.
 
2    Be it enacted by the People of the State of Illinois,
3represented in the General Assembly:
 
4    Section 5. The Physician Assistant Practice Act of 1987 is
5amended by changing Section 5.5 as follows:
 
6    (225 ILCS 95/5.5)
7    (Section scheduled to be repealed on January 1, 2028)
8    Sec. 5.5. Billing. A physician assistant shall not be
9allowed to personally bill patients or in any way charge for
10services. The The employer of a physician assistant may charge
11for services rendered by the physician assistant. All claims
12for services rendered by the physician assistant shall be
13submitted using the physician assistant's national provider
14identification number as the rendering provider whenever
15appropriate. Payment for services rendered by a physician
16assistant shall be made to his or her employer if the payor
17would have made payment had the services been provided by a
18physician licensed to provide medicine in all of its branches.
19(Source: P.A. 100-453, eff. 8-25-17; 100-559, eff. 12-8-17.)