Event Detail – Joint Committee on Public Health

Status:Completed

Event Date:5/3/2011

Start Time:10:00 AM

Location: B-2 Get Directions

Event Description

Access to Health Care, Health Disparities, Public Health Programs and Policies

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H1523 Resolve providing for an investigation and study by a special commission relative to reducing the wait time for medical equipment for children with special health care needs Jeffrey Sánchez
2 H2353 An Act relative to managed care organization Bradley H. Jones, Jr.
3 H631 An Act amending the children’s medical security plan. Cleon H. Turner
4 S1117 An Act ensuring access to basic health care for children and young adults. Thomas M. McGee
5 H598 An Act to improve health care access Stephen Kulik
6 H612 An Act relative to accessible medical equipment Denise Provost
7 H1518 An Act to establish community based grant programs to eliminate racial and ethnic health disparities in the Commonwealth Jeffrey Sánchez
Byron Rushing
8 H1517 An Act to eliminate racial and ethnic health disparities in the Commonwealth Jeffrey Sánchez
Byron Rushing
9 H1496 An Act to improving access to eye and vision care in rural and underserved areas of the commonwealth Peter J. Koutoujian
10 S1087 An Act to improve health care access Sal N. DiDomenico
11 H1498 An Act to promote prevention and wellness through a public health trust Jason M. Lewis
12 H1530 An Act regarding MassHealth applications Carl M. Sciortino, Jr.
13 H1529 An Act relative to adult dental restoration John W. Scibak
14 H1516 An Act requiring ambulatory surgicenters and clinical laboratories to serve MassHealth enrollees Kathi-Anne Reinstein
15 H1531 An Act to require health care coverage for the medically necessary treatment for disease, illness, injury, or bodily dysfunction required by a student's individual educational program Frank I. Smizik
16 H596 An Act relative to eliminating health disparities for individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Peter J. Koutoujian
17 H583 An Act relative to funding dental services provided by a community health center located in a primary service area of cape cod hospital. Demetrius J. Atsalis
18 H2375 An Act relative to a child health policy council Jeffrey Sánchez
19 H2895 An Act to ensure quality, affordability and access to primary and preventive health care, to eliminate health disparities, and to enhance economic growth throughout the Commonwealth Nick Collins
20 S1105 An Act to ensure quality, affordability and access to primary and preventive health care, to eliminate health disparities, and to enhance economic growth throughout the Commonwealth. John Hart, Jr.
21 S1139 An Act relative to MassHealth enrollment for persons leaving correctional facilities Richard T. Moore
22 S1153 An Act to require equitable payment from the Commonwealth Richard T. Moore
23 S1092 An Act to establish community based grant programs to eliminate racial and ethnic health disparities in the Commonwealth Susan C. Fargo
24 S1079 An Act relative to adult dental restoration Harriette L. Chandler
25 H1501 An Act improving the children's medical security program and simplifying the administration process Elizabeth A. Malia
26 S1091 An Act to eliminate racial and ethnic health disparities in the Commonwealth Susan C. Fargo