House Committee on Health and Welfare
May 15, 2019
9:00 a.m.
Room 5

Adjourned
 



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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

DISCUSSION OF LEGISLATION
 HCR71D.MILLERSUBSTANCE ABUSE - Requests the Louisiana Department of Health to issue regulations to allow the establishment of new opioid treatment programs and methadone dosing sites
 SCR16HEWITTHEALTH DEPARTMENT - Requests the La. Department of Health to add Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) to the state's newborn screening panel.
 SCR25PEACOCKHEALTH DEPARTMENT - Requests the Louisiana Department of Health to study the use of scrambler therapy as an opioid alternative for the treatment of pain.
 SCR78BOUDREAUXHEALTH SERVICES - Requests the Louisiana State Board of Nursing and the Louisiana State Board of Medical Examiners to report on the number of advanced practice registered nurses and the number of physician assistants that provide medication-assisted treatment (MAT) in Louisiana.
 SB32FANNINHEALTH CARE - Provides relative to criminal background checks for certified nurse aide trainees. (8/1/19) (EN INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 SB51HEWITTHEALTH SERVICES - Provides relative to the qualifications for certified medication attendants. (8/1/19)
 SB99BOUDREAUXPHARMACISTS - Provides relative to Board of Pharmacy member qualifications. (8/1/19)
 SB127LONGDENTISTRY - Provides for a direct primary care agreement with a dental practice. (8/1/19)
 SB184MILKOVICHABORTION - Prohibits the abortion of an unborn human being with a detectable heartbeat. (See Act)
 SB240BOUDREAUXCONTROL DANGER SUBSTANCE - Provides relative to the provision of medication-assisted treatment (MAT). (8/1/19)

OTHER BUSINESS

ANNOUNCEMENTS