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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Public Health

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Event Date:9/24/2013

Start Time:10:00 AM

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Event Description

Health Facility Licensing, Essential Services, Determination of Need

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H1896 By Mr. Beaton of Shrewsbury and Senator Michael O. Moore, a joint petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1896) of Matthew A. Beaton and Michael O. Moore for legislation to study of the effects of closing the Irving A. Glavin Center in Shrewsbury. Public Health. Matthew A. Beaton
Michael O. Moore
2 H1916 By Mr. Collins of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1916) of Nick Collins for legislation to establish a state health service corps within the Executive Office of Health and Human Services to ensure the quality, affordability and access to primary and preventive health care throughout the Commonwealth. Public Health. Nick Collins
3 H1920 By Mr. Costello of Newburyport, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1920) of Michael A. Costello relative to requiring that health care facilities, ambulatory surgical centers, or outpatient facilities bill all public and private payers for services using their assigned national provider identification number. Public Health. Michael A. Costello
4 H1923 By Mr. Costello of Newburyport, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1923) of Michael A. Costello relative to nursing facility care. Public Health. Michael A. Costello
5 H1926 By Mr. Cusack of Braintree, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1926) of Mark J. Cusack relative to the joint negotiation prohibition for integrated systems in health care. Public Health. Mark J. Cusack
6 H1942 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1942) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others relative to the accreditation of offices performing office-based surgery operated by a licensed health care provider or organization. Public Health. Carolyn C. Dykema
7 H1961 By Mr. Galvin of Canton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1961) of William C. Galvin and Louis L. Kafka relative to the cost of outpatient care. Public Health. William C. Galvin
8 H1967 By Mr. Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1967) of Sean Garballey and others that the Department of Public Health establish a formal public hearing process prior to certain licensing and ownership of nursing home facilities decisions. Public Health. Sean Garballey
9 H1974 By Ms. Garry of Dracut, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1974) of Colleen M. Garry, Alice Hanlon Peisch and Carl M. Sciortino, Jr. relative to designating certain medical facilities as primary centers for the treatment of patients suffering a stroke. Public Health. Colleen M. Garry
10 H1986 By Mr. Honan of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1986) of Kevin G. Honan for legislation to provide equitable treatment for post-acute care hospitals. Public Health. Kevin G. Honan
11 H2050 By Mr. Pignatelli of Lenox, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2050) of William Smitty Pignatelli and others eliminating antiquated hospital bed de-licensure rules. Public Health. William Smitty Pignatelli
12 H2064 By Ms. Reinstein of Revere, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2064) of Kathi-Anne Reinstein and Timothy R. Madden relative to the definition and regulation of specialty health care providers. Public Health. Kathi-Anne Reinstein
13 H3506 By Mr. Walsh of Lynn, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 3506) of Steven M. Walsh relative to chronic care coordination. Public Health. Steven M. Walsh
14 S1017 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1017) of Jennifer L. Flanagan, Sarah K. Peake, Jennifer E. Benson, Sheila C. Harrington and other members of the General Court for legislation to close hospital essential services. Public Health. Jennifer L. Flanagan
15 S1022 By Mr. Hart, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1022) of John Hart, Jr. for legislation to establish a state health service corps within the Executive Office of Health and Human Services to ensure the quality, affordability and access to primary and preventive health care throughout the Commonwealth . Public Health. John Hart, Jr.
16 S1048 By Mr. Montigny, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1048) of Mark C. Montigny, Robert M. Koczera, Benjamin Swan and Sal N. DiDomenico for legislation relative to Acute-care hospitals. Public Health. Mark C. Montigny
17 S1065 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1065) of Richard T. Moore for legislation relative to medical spas. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
18 S1069 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1069) of Richard T. Moore for legislation relative to robotic surgery in the Commonwealth. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
19 S1080 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1080) of Richard T. Moore for legislation relative to equitable treatment in post acute care hospitals. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
20 S1101 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1101) of Bruce E. Tarr and Ann-Margaret Ferrante for legislation to further regulate hospitals. Public Health. Bruce E. Tarr
21 S1102 By Mr. Tarr, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1102) of Bruce E. Tarr for legislation to protect essential health services. Public Health. Bruce E. Tarr

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