940.20 (2r) Battery to a nurse.
(a) In this subsection, “nurse" means an 6
individual who is licensed pursuant to s. 441.06 or 441.10.
(b) Whoever intentionally causes bodily harm to a nurse, or to an individual 8
acting under the supervision of a nurse, who is acting in his or her professional 9
capacity, and the actor knows or has reason to know that the victim is a nurse or an 10
individual acting under the supervision of a nurse, by an act done without the 11
consent of the individual so injured, is guilty of a Class H felony.
(a) 1g. “Emergency department" means a room or area in a hospital,
3as defined in s. 50.33 (2),
that is primarily used to provide emergency care, diagnosis 4
or radiological treatment.
(a) 4. “Hospital” has the meaning given in s. 50.33 (2).
(b) Whoever intentionally causes bodily harm to a health care
9provider who works in a hospital,
an emergency department worker, an emergency 10
medical services practitioner, an emergency medical responder, or an ambulance 11
driver who is acting in an official capacity and who the person knows or has reason 12
to know is a health care provider who works in a hospital,
an emergency department 13
worker, an emergency medical services practitioner, an emergency medical 14
responder, or an ambulance driver, by an act done without the consent of the person 15
so injured, is guilty of a Class H felony.