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Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Mandate 1370

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Sickle Cell Clinic Network
Purpose of legislation
Specifies that children be included in the voluntary program established by the Commissioner of Health, in cooperation with local health directors, for the screening of individuals for the disease of sickle cell anemia or the sickle cell trait and for other genetically related diseases and genetic traits and inborn errors of metabolism. The bill directs the Board of Health to adopt regulations to implement an adult and pediatric comprehensive sickle cell clinic network.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 503 (2020)
VAC chapters to be amended
12 vac 5 - 191 : State Plan for the Children with Special Health Care Needs Program
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5664: Promulgate regulations to implement an adult comprehensive sickle cell clinic network.
Latest Stage: Fast-Track
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