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Assembly Bill 120

Relating To: Relating to: inadmissibility of a statement of apology or condolence by a health care provider.
Bill Text and History
2013 Wisconsin Act 242
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Lobbying Principals

Principal Name Notified Date Communication Date Comments Supporting Documentation  
American Massage Therapy Association, Wisconsin Chapter Notified Date 2/13/2014 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/13/2014

Aurora Health Care Inc Notified Date 5/29/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/29/2013

Children's Hospital of Wisconsin Notified Date 9/18/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
9/18/2013

Dean Health System Inc Notified Date 4/19/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/19/2013

Gundersen Lutheran Administrative Services, Inc Notified Date 4/15/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/15/2013

Comments
Relating to support for apology law
Leading Age Wisconsin (formerly WI Assn of Homes & Services for the Aging Inc) Notified Date 5/29/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/29/2013

Marshfield Clinic Notified Date 4/19/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/19/2013

Mayo Clinic Health System Notified Date 3/7/2014 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/7/2014

Medical College of Wisconsin Notified Date 5/7/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/7/2013

Ministry Health Care Notified Date 5/28/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/28/2013

Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin Notified Date 2/20/2014 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/20/2014

Residential Services Association of Wisconsin Notified Date 4/11/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/11/2013

Rural Wisconsin Health Cooperative Notified Date 5/31/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/31/2013

SSM Health Care of Wisconsin Inc Notified Date 4/19/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/19/2013

State Bar of Wisconsin Notified Date 7/16/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
7/16/2013

Comments
The Litigation Section opposes this bill.
ThedaCare Notified Date 4/8/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/8/2013

Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians Notified Date 4/10/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/10/2013

Wisconsin Assisted Living Association Notified Date 4/11/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/11/2013

Wisconsin Association for Justice Notified Date 4/10/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Against
Report Date
4/10/2013

Wisconsin Association of Health Underwriters Notified Date 4/8/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
Other
Report Date
4/8/2013

Wisconsin Association of Nurse Anesthetists Notified Date 4/22/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/22/2013

Wisconsin Civil Justice Council, Inc Notified Date 5/23/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/23/2013

Wisconsin Dental Association Notified Date 5/29/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/29/2013

Wisconsin EMS Association Notified Date 6/4/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
6/4/2013

Wisconsin Health Care Association Inc Notified Date 5/29/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
5/29/2013

Wisconsin Hospital Association Inc (WHA) Notified Date 4/15/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/15/2013

Wisconsin Insurance Alliance Notified Date 4/17/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/17/2013

Wisconsin Manufacturers & Commerce Notified Date 4/9/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/9/2013

Wisconsin Medical Society Notified Date 4/10/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/10/2013

Comments
This legislation supports more patient-physician conversations at difficult times - which studies show can help prevent expensive lawsuits.
Wisconsin Nurses Association Notified Date 3/6/2014 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
3/6/2014

Wisconsin Physical Therapy Association Notified Date 11/7/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
11/7/2013

Wisconsin Psychiatric Association Notified Date 7/31/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
7/31/2013

Wisconsin Society of Podiatric Medicine Notified Date 4/8/2013 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
4/8/2013

Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs Association Notified Date 2/20/2014 Communication Date N/A Comments   Supporting Documentation  
For
Report Date
2/20/2014

Lobbying Efforts

  2013
January - June
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
2014
July - December
Total
Total Hours Of Effort On This Matter 2013
January - June
197.00
2013
July - December
60.00
2014
January - June
513.00
2014
July - December
2.00
Total 772.00
Aurora Health Care Inc 2013
January - June
14.00
2013
July - December
7.00
2014
January - June
4.00
2014
July - December
Total 25.00
Gundersen Lutheran Administrative Services, Inc 2013
January - June
4.00
2013
July - December
4.00
2014
January - June
2.00
2014
July - December
Total 10.00
Marshfield Clinic 2013
January - June
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
107.00
2014
July - December
Total 107.00
Mayo Clinic Health System 2013
January - June
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
8.00
2014
July - December
Total 8.00
Ministry Health Care 2013
January - June
8.00
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
2014
July - December
Total 8.00
Pharmacy Society of Wisconsin 2013
January - June
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
4.00
2014
July - December
Total 4.00
Residential Services Association of Wisconsin 2013
January - June
6.00
2013
July - December
4.00
2014
January - June
5.00
2014
July - December
Total 15.00
ThedaCare 2013
January - June
7.00
2013
July - December
8.00
2014
January - June
3.00
2014
July - December
Total 18.00
Wisconsin Academy of Family Physicians 2013
January - June
36.00
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
53.00
2014
July - December
Total 89.00
Wisconsin Assisted Living Association 2013
January - June
8.00
2013
July - December
4.00
2014
January - June
6.00
2014
July - December
Total 18.00
Wisconsin Association for Justice 2013
January - June
63.00
2013
July - December
24.00
2014
January - June
70.00
2014
July - December
Total 157.00
Wisconsin Association of Health Underwriters 2013
January - June
4.00
2013
July - December
2.00
2014
January - June
2014
July - December
Total 6.00
Wisconsin Association of Nurse Anesthetists 2013
January - June
5.00
2013
July - December
2.00
2014
January - June
1.00
2014
July - December
Total 8.00
Wisconsin Civil Justice Council, Inc 2013
January - June
21.00
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
42.00
2014
July - December
Total 63.00
Wisconsin Dental Association 2013
January - June
10.00
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
7.00
2014
July - December
Total 17.00
Wisconsin EMS Association 2013
January - June
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
1.00
2014
July - December
Total 1.00
Wisconsin Health Care Association Inc 2013
January - June
4.00
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
2014
July - December
Total 4.00
Wisconsin Medical Society 2013
January - June
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
183.00
2014
July - December
Total 183.00
Wisconsin Psychiatric Association 2013
January - June
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
9.00
2014
July - December
Total 9.00
Wisconsin Society of Podiatric Medicine 2013
January - June
7.00
2013
July - December
5.00
2014
January - June
6.00
2014
July - December
Total 18.00
Wisconsin State Fire Chiefs Association 2013
January - June
2013
July - December
2014
January - June
2.00
2014
July - December
2.00
Total 4.00