SB12-093, Hospital Disclosure of Services Refused on Religious Grounds (M. Carroll – Duran)
This bill gives patients notice of any medical services refused on the basis of religious grounds by a hospital and notifies a patient of their right to get those services elsewhere. Hospital mergers are increasing and depending on who owns what hospital may decide what services or care will or won’t be provided for end of life care, contraception, AIDs counseling, reproductive services, including tubal ligations or vasectomies. Defeated. Read more here.