Event Detail – Joint Committee on Public Health


Event Date:6/14/2011

Start Time:10:00 AM

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Item Name Start Time Duration Webcast
Joint Committee on Public Health - Public Hearing 6/14/2011
10:00 AM
02:35:00 Recorded
*Scheduled Start

Event Description

Patient Safety, Quality of Care, Adverse Event Management and Provider Liability Policies

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Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 S1078 An Act promoting patient engagement in health care decisions Harriette L. Chandler
2 S1088 An Act relative to Emergency Medical Treatment and Active Labor Act (EMTALA) providers James B. Eldridge
3 S1090 An Act prohibiting the participation of health care professionals in the torture and abuse of prisoners James B. Eldridge
4 S1095 An Act to provide for the autonomy for hospital medical staffs Susan C. Fargo
5 S1101 An Act establishing a voluntary rehabilitation program for pharmacist and pharmacy interns. Jennifer L. Flanagan
6 S1113 An Act relative to truth in advertising Thomas P. Kennedy
7 S1116 An Act to encourage quality reviews and reduce costs in health care Thomas P. Kennedy
8 S1136 An Act relative to disciplinary actions under the Board of Registration in Medicine Richard T. Moore
9 S1143 An Act relative to robotic surgery in the Commonwealth Richard T. Moore
10 S1144 An Act relative to technical changes pertaining to the Board of Registration in Medicine Richard T. Moore
11 S1147 An Act relative to volunteer physicians Richard T. Moore
12 S1148 An Act requiring hospitals to notify patients of physician discipline Richard T. Moore
13 S1150 An Act to improve the delivery of health care Richard T. Moore
14 S1155 An Act relative to public health volunteer responders Richard T. Moore
15 S1162 An Act relative to medical malpractice. Richard J. Ross
16 S1176 An Act to assure safe humane care of day surgery patients. Steven A. Tolman
17 S1178 An Act relative to investigations by boards of registration in medicine, nursing and psychologists Steven A. Tolman
18 H593 An Act relating to liability protection for disaster volunteers Sean Garballey
19 H597 An Act to investigate the use of computed tomography (CT) scans in the Commonwealth. Stephen Kulik
20 H608 An Act promoting sterilization during surgery Elizabeth A. Poirier
21 H613 An Act to improve the delivery of health care Denise Provost
22 H614 An Act to reduce healthcare - associated infections Denise Provost
23 H633 An Act relative to video and audio patient protection system. Martin J. Walsh
24 H1488 An Act relative to a Transfusion Related Acute Lung Injury registry. Jonathan Hecht
25 H1495 An Act promoting patient engagement in health care decisions Kay Khan
26 H1519 An Act reducing medical errors and improving patient safety Jeffrey Sánchez
27 H1533 An act to improve emergency medical services training Joyce A. Spiliotis
28 H2339 An Act to repeal the medical peer review statute Garrett J. Bradley
29 H2340 An Act to repeal the medical peer review statute Garrett J. Bradley
30 H2363 An Act to provide for the autonomy of hospital medical staffs Louis L. Kafka
31 H2374 An Act creating a special task force to make an investigation and study on issues related to the practice of defensive medicine Alice Hanlon Peisch
32 H2380 An Act relative to the reduction of duplicate diagnostic testing Joyce A. Spiliotis
33 H2381 An Act An Act to reduce preventable hospital readmissions Joyce A. Spiliotis