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Event Detail – Joint Committee on Public Health

Status:Completed

Event Date:12/17/2013

Start Time:10:00 AM

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Event Description

Liability, Malpractice and Medical Ethics

Item Bill Number Bill Title Sponsor
1 H1886 By Mr. Arciero of Westford, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1886) of James Arciero and Adam J. Delmolino relative to hospital compliance with implementation of computerized physician order entry systems and interoperable electronic health records systems. Public Health. James Arciero
2 H1888 By Ms. Atkins of Concord, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1888) of Cory Atkins and others relative to providing for health care consumer rights and providing incentives and immunities for health care providers. Public Health. Cory Atkins
3 H1901 By Mr. Bradley of Hingham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1901) of Garrett J. Bradley and Eugene L. O'Flaherty repealing the medical peer review statute. Public Health. Garrett J. Bradley
4 H1924 By Mr. Costello of Newburyport, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1924) of Michael A. Costello relative to medical peer review. Public Health. Michael A. Costello
5 H1965 By Mr. Garballey of Arlington, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1965) of Sean Garballey and others relative to liability protection for disaster volunteers. Public Health. Sean Garballey
6 H1970 By Ms. Garlick of Needham, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1970) of Denise C. Garlick and others for legislation to establish a registry of volunteer personnel within the Department of Public Health. Public Health. Denise C. Garlick
7 H1994 By Mr. Kafka of Stoughton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1994) of Louis L. Kafka and Carolyn C. Dykema for legislation to provide for the autonomy of hospital medical staffs. Public Health. Louis L. Kafka
8 H1998 By Mr. Kafka of Stoughton, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 1998) of Louis L. Kafka and others relative to providing care and comfort for the terminally ill. Public Health. Louis L. Kafka
9 H2017 By Mr. Lewis of Winchester, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2017) of Jason M. Lewis and others for legislation to prohibit the participation of health care professionals in the torture and abuse of prisoners. Public Health. Jason Lewis
10 H2027 By Ms. Malia of Boston, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2027) of Elizabeth A. Malia and others relative to the health care of minors. Public Health. Elizabeth A. Malia
11 H2032 By Mr. Mark of Peru, a petition (accompanied by bill, House, No. 2032) of Paul W. Mark and others for legislation to direct the Emergency Medical Services Advisory Board to study the feasibility of updating the law regarding "Do Not Resuscitate" orders. Public Health. Paul W. Mark
12 S1010 By Mr. Eldridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1010) of James B. Eldridge for legislation to clarify the reporting of medical liability claims. Public Health. James B. Eldridge
13 S1011 By Mr. Eldridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1011) of James B. Eldridge, Benjamin Swan, Gloria L. Fox, Patricia D. Jehlen and other members of the General Court for legislation to prohibit the participation of health care professionals in the torture and abuse of prisoners. Public Health. James B. Eldridge
14 S1012 By Mr. Eldridge, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1012) of James B. Eldridge, Cynthia S. Creem and Michael O. Moore for legislation relative to emergency and disaster planning for health care providers. Public Health. James B. Eldridge
15 S1038 By Mr. Kennedy, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1038) of Thomas P. Kennedy for legislation to encourage quality reviews and reduce costs in health care. Public Health. Thomas P. Kennedy
16 S1068 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1068) of Richard T. Moore, Eileen M. Donoghue, Sal N. DiDomenico, Patricia D. Jehlen and other members of the General Court for legislation relative to public health volunteer responders. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
17 S1073 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1073) of Richard T. Moore for legislation relative to volunteer physicians. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
18 S1074 By Mr. Richard T. Moore, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1074) of Richard T. Moore for legislation to require hospitals to notify patients of physician discipline. Public Health. Richard T. Moore
19 S1095 By Mr. Ross, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1095) of Richard J. Ross, Bruce E. Tarr and Colleen M. Garry for legislation relative to health care proxies. Public Health. Richard J. Ross
20 S1097 By Mr. Ross, a petition (accompanied by bill, Senate, No. 1097) of Richard J. Ross for legislation relative to medical malpractice. Public Health. Richard J. Ross

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