Chiropractor Parity and Preceptorships

nc-stampSB 428 – Chiropractor Parity and Preceptorships

Primary Sponsor: Sen. Ralph Hise (R – Madison)

This bill states that insurers would not impose a limitation on treatment or level of coverage of a co-payment amount charged to the insured chiropractic services that is higher than the co-payment amount charged to licensed primary care physicians for the same treatment.

This bill states that students enrolled in a chiropractic college that meets accreditation requirements may participate in a preceptorship program.

This bill would require students who participate in athletics to receive a medical examination at least once each calendar year. The bill states that the examination could be conducted by a physician, chiropractor, nurse practitioner or physician assistant licensed to practice in NC.

 
 

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