House Committee on Health and Welfare
May 7, 2019
9:00 a.m.
Room 5


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 HCR26BACALAHEALTH/LDH - Requests that the La. Department of Health resume implementation of a Medicaid managed long-term services and supports system
 HCR34DAVISCHILDREN/NEWBORNS - Provides for the potential addition of mucopolysaccharidosis type I and Pompe disease to the state's newborn screening panel
 HB108PYLANTCHILDREN/NEWBORNS - Authorizes the installation and use of newborn safety devices at infant relinquishment sites designated in the Safe Haven Law
 HB129CARMODYMEDICAID - Provides relative to Medicaid nonemergency transportation providers and services (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB207AMEDEEHEALTH SERVICES - Requires the provision of certain information to patients or parents of patients prior to administration of an immunization or a vaccine (OR INCREASE GF EX See Note)
 HB211HORTONMEDICAID - Provides relative to Medicaid coverage of certain behavioral health services
 HB390MALINDA WHITEMEDICAID - Relative to reimbursement rates paid to providers of disability services (EN NO IMPACT See Note)
 HB427P.SMITHEXCEPTIONAL PERSONS - Provides for communication-related services for the deaf and hard of hearing in certain healthcare settings
 HB433LEBASPHARMACISTS - Authorizes a pharmacist to decline to dispense a covered prescription drug if the coverage provider reimburses the pharmacy in an amount less than the drug's acquisition cost
 HB475JIM MORRISHEALTH CARE/FACILITIES - Provides to the transferring management of the John J. Hainkel, Jr., Home and Rehabilitation Center from the Department of Health to the health care division of Louisiana State University
 HB535GLOVERDENTISTRY - Allows nonprofit entities the ability to perform dental services at mobile dental clinics
 HB538LEBASPHARMACISTS - Provides relative to pharmacy record audits
 HB568DUSTIN MILLERDRUGS/CONTROLLED - Provides that the regulation of therapeutic cannabis be placed under the authority of the Louisiana Department of Health (EG DECREASE GF EX See Note)