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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Public Health

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Event Date:10/29/2013

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Health Care Delivery and Workforce Capacity

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H1891 By Ms. Balser of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1891) of Ruth B. Balser for legislation to include psychologists in the definition of nursing practice. Public Health. Ruth B. Balser
2 H1900 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1900) of Garrett J. Bradley and others relative to the treatment individuals with autism receive in medical settings. Public Health. Garrett J. Bradley
3 H1903 By Representatives Canavan of Brockton and Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1903) of Christine E. Canavan, Garrett J. Bradley and others relative to providing direct care for dialysis patients. Public Health. Christine E. Canavan
Garrett J. Bradley
4 H1911 By Mr. Chan of Quincy, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1911) of Tackey Chan and others for legislation to prohibit certain grants, incentive payments and other supplemental reimbursements to hospitals outsourcing certain health care delivery jobs. Public Health. Tackey Chan
5 H1941 By Ms. Dykema of Holliston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1941) of Carolyn C. Dykema and others relative to the registration of persons supporting individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities. Public Health. Carolyn C. Dykema
6 H1951 By Ms. Fox of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1951) of Gloria L. Fox, Linda Dorcena Forry and Cheryl A. Coakley-Rivera relative patient access to health care services. Public Health. Gloria L. Fox
7 H1963 By Mr. Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1963) of Sean Garballey and others relative to promoting workplace safety for social workers. Public Health. Sean Garballey
8 H2005 By Ms. Khan of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2005) of Kay Khan and others for legislation to establish a nursing advisory board within the Executive Office of Health and Human Services. Public Health. Kay Khan
9 H2006 By Ms. Khan of Newton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2006) of Kay Khan and others for legislation to provide for the rapid deployment of qualified nurses. Public Health. Kay Khan
10 H2019 By Mr. Lewis of Winchester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2019) of Jason M. Lewis and others relative to personal care attendant orientation. Public Health. Jason M. Lewis
11 H2099 By Mr. Toomey of Cambridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2099) of Timothy J. Toomey, Jr. relative to emergency medical services training. Public Health. Timothy J. Toomey, Jr.
12 H2104 By Mr. Walsh of Framingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2104) of Chris Walsh and others for legislation to establish a palliative care and quality of life interdisciplinary advisory council. Public Health. Chris Walsh
13 H2114 By Mr. Winslow of Norfolk, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2114) of Daniel B. Winslow, Denise Andrews and Carl M. Sciortino, Jr. relative to the use of interactive audio, video or other electronic media for the purpose of medical diagnosis, consultation or treatment. Public Health. Daniel B. Winslow
14 S987 By Ms. Candaras, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 987) of Gale D. Candaras, Paul McMurtry, Christopher G. Fallon, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation to permit spouses to to serve as paid caregivers. Public Health. Gale D. Candaras
15 S993 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 993) of Harriette L. Chandler, John W. Scibak and Gale D. Candaras for legislation relative to healthb care work force centers. Public Health. Harriette L. Chandler
16 S1003 By Mr. DiDomenico, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1003) of Sal N. DiDomenico, Timothy J. Toomey, Jr., Daniel A. Wolf, Michael J. Rodrigues and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to workplace safety for social workers. Public Health. Sal N. DiDomenico
17 S1007 By Mr. Downing, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1007) of Benjamin B. Downing, Paul W. Mark, William Smitty Pignatelli and Gailanne M. Cariddi for legislation relative to volunteer ambulance service. Public Health. Benjamin B. Downing
18 S1025 By Mr. Hedlund, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1025) of Robert L. Hedlund for legislation relative to faculty to student ratios in nursing education . Public Health. Robert L. Hedlund
19 S1042 By Mr. Knapik, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1042) of Michael R. Knapik, Benjamin B. Downing, Richard J. Ross, James M. Murphy and other members of the General Court for legislation to allow out-of-state physicians to order home care in the Commonwealth. Public Health. Michael R. Knapik
20 S1060 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1060) of Richard T. Moore, Michael R. Knapik, James B. Eldridge and Jason M. Lewis for legislation to adopt the nurse licensure compact. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
21 S1083 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1083) of Richard T. Moore for legislation relative to the board of registration in nursing . Public Health. Richard T. Moore
22 S1086 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1086) of Richard T. Moore, Michael F. Rush and Michael R. Knapik for legislation to promote safe patient care. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
23 S1108 By Mr. Wolf, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1108) of Daniel A. Wolf, Kenneth J. Donnelly, Cleon H. Turner, Sal N. DiDomenico and other members of the General Court for legislation to limit outsourcing of the Massachusetts Health Care Workforce. Public Health. Daniel A. Wolf
24 S991 By Ms. Chandler, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 991) of Harriette L. Chandler, Sarah K. Peake, Gale D. Candaras, Mary S. Keefe and other members of the General Court for legislation to provide for safe patient handling. Public Health. Harriette L. Chandler
25 H1969 By Ms. Garlick of Needham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1969) of Denise C. Garlick and others that certain health facilities be directed to establish a "safe patient handling policy", so-called. Public Health. Denise C. Garlick

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