Health Updates

Committee Meeting: Health Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Health Senator Kemp Hannon, Chair  Tuesday, January 31, 2012 Room 124 CAP

*Please note change in time and location*

 This meeting will take place immediately following session in room 124 CAP.

January 31, 12:55 PM - 1:03 PM
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Public Hearing: Joint Legislative Public Hearing on 2012-2013 Executive Budget Proposal: Topic "Mental Hygiene"

Joint Legislative Public Hearing Notice and Testimonies for Mental Hygiene

February 14, 9:30 AM - 5:00 PM
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Public Hearing: Joint Legislative Public Hearing on 2012-2013 Executive Budget Proposal: Topic "Health / Medicaid"

Joint Legislative Public Hearing Notice and Testimonies for Health / Medicaid

February 8, 10:00 AM - 6:07 PM
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Committee Meeting: Health Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Health Senator Kemp Hannon, Chair 11:00 AM, Wednesday, January 18, 2012 Room 124 CAP

January 18, 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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Committee Meeting: Health Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Health Senator Kemp Hannon, Chair 12 Noon, Tuesday, January 10, 2012 Room 124 CAP

January 10, 12:00 PM - 12:12 PM
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Forum/Town Hall: Telehealth/Telemedicine Roundtable

New York Senate Standing Committee on HealthChair:Senator Kemp HannonNew York State Legislative Commission on Rural ResourcesChair: Senator Catharine M. YoungVice Chair: Assemblywoman Aileen M. GuntherRoundtable Description: This Roundtable will bring together industry leaders, providers, policymakers, and other stakeholders to discuss the existing telehealth system and explore further enhancements and/or applications to ensure unserved and underserved rural New Yorkers have access to the care they need. Place:Hearing Room B, Legislative Office Building Time:10 a.m.

January 9, 10:00 AM - 12:12 PM
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Forum/Town Hall: To discuss the incidence of EEE, its impact on human and animal health and possible policy changes to minimize infection and spread of the virus in New York State.

SUBJECT:    State and Local Response to Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) and its Impact on Public and Animal Health in Central and Northern New York

PURPOSE:    To discuss the incidence of EEE, its impact on human and animal health and possible policy changes to minimize infection and spread of the virus in New York State

WHEN:          Thursday, October 13th, 2011 at 11:00 am in the Legislature Chambers of the Oswego County Office Building, 46 E. Bridge St., Oswego, NY     

October 13, 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Forum/Town Hall: A Roundtable Discussion on the growing problems of prescription drug abuse and diversion throughout New York State and on possible policy solutions

Joint - Senate Standing Committee on Alcoholism and Drug AbuseChair: Senator Jeffrey D. Kleinand Senate Standing Committee on HealthChair: Senator Kemp HannonRoundtable: A Roundtable Discussion on the growing problems of prescription drug abuse and diversion throughout New York State and on possible policy solutionsPlace: Senate Hearing Room, 250 Broadway, 19th Floor, New York, New YorkTime: 10:00 A.M. – 1:00 P.M.Contact: Gabriel Paniza (518) 455-3594Media Contact: Rich Azzopardi (518) 455-3595ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY

August 31, 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
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Public Hearing: To consider legislation criminalizing the improper transfer and inappropriate possession of non-controlled substances and the subsequent effects on Medicaid expenditures and public health

Joint–Senate Standing Committee on Health and Senate Standing Committee on Codes Chair: Senator Kemp Hannon Chair: Senator Stephen Saland Public Hearing: To consider legislation criminalizing the improper transfer andinappropriate possession of non-controlled substances and the subsequenteffects on Medicaid expenditures and public health Place: Van Buren Hearing Room A, Legislative Office Building, 2nd Floor, Albany, New York Time: 12:30 –3:00 P.M. Contact: Caitlin McGowan (518) 455-2200 or Caroline Chauvin (518) 455-2411Media Contact: Lauren Brookmeyer (516) 739-1700 or Carol Wilber (518) 828-1529 / Wilber@nysenate.gov ORAL TESTIMONY BY INVITATION ONLY

June 7, 12:30 PM - 2:06 PM
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Committee Meeting: Health Meeting

Senate Standing Committee on Health Senator Kemp Hannon, Chair 12 Noon, Tuesday, June 7, 2011 Room 124 CAP

June 7, 12:00 PM - 12:14 PM
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