Another Nevada legislative session has come and is almost gone.
I will report on interesting legislative developments over the next few months.
AB 468, effective October 1, 2007, requires providers of health care who refer patients to or recommend
physical therapy to a patient to provide a written disclosure to the patient of any financial interests that the provider of health care has in a facility recommended or to which a patient is referred. This bill also clarifies that this new requirement does not authorize a referral or recommendation which is otherwise prohibited.
Steve is the Managing Shareholder of Steven J. Klearman & Associates, a civil litigation law firm located in Reno, Nevada. He practices primarily in the areas of civil litigation and injury law, and has authored one of the definitive guides to Nevada civil law that is widely used by Nevada judges and attorneys, his book entitled Elements of Nevada Legal Theories.