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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Public Health

Status:Completed

Event Date:11/5/2013

Start Time:10:00 AM

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Event Description

Patient Safety, Medical Records, HIT

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H1909 By Mr. Cantwell of Marshfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1909) of James M. Cantwell relative to disclosure of health care information. Public Health. James M. Cantwell
2 H1922 By Mr. Costello of Newburyport, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1922) of Michael A. Costello relative to the disclosure of postoperative ocular care. Public Health. Michael A. Costello
3 H1925 By Mr. Curran of Springfield, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1925) of Sean Curran relative to physician proficiency in health information technology in the licensing of physicians. Public Health. Sean Curran
4 H1935 By Mr. DiNatale of Fitchburg, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1935) of Stephen L. DiNatale and others for legislation to improve patient access to medical records upon a physician's death. Public Health. Stephen L. DiNatale
5 H1979 By Mr. Golden of Lowell, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1979) of Thomas A. Golden, Jr., Carolyn C. Dykema and Martin J. Walsh relative to inspections of sanitary conditions of certain medical facilities. Public Health. Thomas A. Golden, Jr.
6 H2035 By Mr. Moran of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2035) of Michael J. Moran requiring health care facilities to make annual reports relative to nursing care for patients. Public Health. Michael J. Moran
7 H2041 By Mr. Nangle of Lowell, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2041) of David M. Nangle and Benjamin Swan for legislation to require certain hospitals to annually file with the Department of Public Health written operating plans to eliminate emergency room diversions and overcrowding. Public Health. David M. Nangle
8 H2042 By Mr. Naughton of Clinton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2042) of Harold P. Naughton, Jr. relative to patient notification prior to the destruction of medical records. Public Health. Harold P. Naughton, Jr.
9 H2043 By Mr. Naughton of Clinton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2043) of Harold P. Naughton, Jr. relative to the fees for records of hospital patients. Public Health. Harold P. Naughton, Jr.
10 H2053 By Ms. Poirier of North Attleborough, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2053) of Elizabeth A. Poirier relative to the sterilization of surgery rooms and intensive care units. Public Health. Elizabeth A. Poirier
11 H2057 By Ms. Provost of Somerville, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2057) of Denise Provost and others that medical equipment be accessible to disabled persons. Public Health. Denise Provost
12 H2090 By Mr. Smola of Palmer, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2090) of Todd M. Smola relative to requiring legible pharmaceutical orders and prescriptions. Public Health. Todd M. Smola
13 H2091 By Mr. Speliotis of Danvers, a petition (accompanied by resolve, House, No. 2091) of Theodore C. Speliotis for an investigation by a special commission (including members of the General Court) relative to safeguarding medical records. Public Health. Theodore C. Speliotis
14 H2105 By Mr. Walsh of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2105) of Martin J. Walsh relative to the video and audio recording of certain surgeries. Public Health. Martin J. Walsh
15 S1018 By Ms. Flanagan, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1018) of Jennifer L. Flanagan for legislation relative to preventable hospital readmissions. Public Health. Jennifer L. Flanagan
16 S1063 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1063) of Richard T. Moore for legislation relative to health care provider transportation. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
17 S1066 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1066) of Richard T. Moore, John W. Scibak, Benjamin Swan, Denise Provost and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to patient safety. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
18 S1067 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1067) of Richard T. Moore for legislation relative to safe work hours for physicians in training and protection of patients. Public Health. Richard T. Moore

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