Senate Committee on Health and Welfare
April 21, 2015
Upon Adjournment
John J. Hainkel, Jr. Room

Adjourned
 
* Agenda Revised April 19, 2015, 4:04 pm *
Revision Notes: Removed SB 61

 



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CALL TO ORDER

ROLL CALL

APPROVAL OF MINUTES
 May 21, 2014

LEGISLATION TO BE CONSIDERED
 SCR10CORTEZCONGRESS - Designate May 2015 as Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis Awareness Month and memorializes Congress to provide additional funding for research for the treatment and cure of Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis.
 SCR17FRED MILLSHEALTH/HOSPITALS DEPT - Directs the Department of Health and Hospitals to evaluate and report on the health benefits and costs of adding Krabbe disease to the list of mandatory screenings performed on newborns under certain circumstances.
 SCR18BODI WHITEHEALTH SERVICES - Authorizes and directs the Louisiana Emergency Response Network (LERN) to organize and facilitate a working group of healthcare providers who deal with victims of trauma to develop recommendations for a Level III Trauma Center in Northeast Louisiana.
 SCR19FRED MILLSPHYSICAL THERAPISTS - Directs the Louisiana Physical Therapy Board to create the Physical Therapy Patient Access Review Committee.
 SCR21BROOMEHEALTH CARE - Requests the Capital Area Human Services District develop a crisis stabilization unit for the Capital Region.
 SB39FRED MILLSHEALTH CARE - Provides for the Louisiana Board of Drug and Device Distributors. (gov sig)
 SB68BUFFINGTONNURSING HOMES - Extends moratorium on additional beds for nursing facilities. (gov sig)
 SB109JOHNSMEDICAID - Provides for reporting measures for the Medicaid managed care program and the Louisiana Behavioral Health Partnership program. (gov sig) (RE NO IMPACT See Note)
 SB170KOSTELKAMEDICAID - Provides relative to Medicaid managed care. (gov sig) (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)

PRESENTATION BY THE LOUISIANA ALLIANCE OF PARTNER HOSPITALS

CONSIDERATION OF ANY OTHER MATTERS THAT MAY COME BEFORE THE COMMITTEE

ADJOURNMENT