SB417 Physician Non-compete Bill Moves Forward

March 30, 2016

SB417, the bill to prohibit geographic non-compete clauses in physician contracts, passed the NH Senate last Thursday with a bi-partisan vote of 19-5. 

The main points in favor of the bill were patient access to care, continuity of care and patient choice of physician.

The House hearing is on Tuesday, April 5, 3:15pm in room 205, Leg. Office Bldg., Concord.

Physicians are encouraged to attend the hearing and to contact members of the House Health Committee in favor of the bill.

Please contact janet.monahan@nhms.org if you have questions or concerns.