assembly Bill A8176A

2011-2012 Legislative Session

Requires clinical education in pain management and palliative care

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
May 10, 2012 advanced to third reading cal.556
May 08, 2012 reported
Apr 27, 2012 print number 8176a
Apr 27, 2012 amend (t) and recommit to health
Jan 04, 2012 referred to health
Jun 13, 2011 reported referred to rules
Jun 03, 2011 referred to health

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Multi-Sponsors

A8176 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7329
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 28-F §2900, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A1124, S2947
2015-2016: A355

A8176 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires clinical education every four years in pain management and palliative care for health care professionals practicing in the state; provides exemptions.

A8176 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  8176

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced by M. of A. ROSENTHAL, GOTTFRIED -- read once and referred to
  the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law and the education law, in relation
  to clinical education in pain management and palliative care

  THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The public health law is amended by adding  a  new  article
28-F to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 28-F
                   PAIN MANAGEMENT AND PALLIATIVE CARE
SECTION 2900. CLINICAL EDUCATION IN PAIN MANAGEMENT AND PALLIATIVE CARE.
  S  2900. CLINICAL EDUCATION IN PAIN MANAGEMENT AND PALLIATIVE CARE. 1.
EVERY PHYSICIAN, PHYSICIAN  ASSISTANT,  NURSE  PRACTITIONER,  NURSE  AND
SPECIALIST  ASSISTANT  PRACTICING  IN  THE STATE SHALL, EVERY FOUR YEARS
COMPLETE COURSE WORK OR TRAINING REGARDING PAIN MANAGEMENT  AND  PALLIA-
TIVE  CARE,  APPROPRIATE TO THE PROFESSIONAL'S PRACTICE, APPROVED BY THE
DEPARTMENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH STANDARDS PROMULGATED BY THE DEPARTMENT IN
CONSULTATION WITH THE EDUCATION DEPARTMENT; AND SO  DOCUMENT  COMPLETION
TO THE DEPARTMENT.
  2.  THE DEPARTMENT SHALL PROVIDE AN EXEMPTION FROM THIS REQUIREMENT TO
ANYONE WHO REQUESTS SUCH  AN  EXEMPTION  AND  WHO  DEMONSTRATES  TO  THE
DEPARTMENT'S SATISFACTION THAT:
  (A) THERE WOULD BE NO NEED FOR HIM OR HER TO COMPLETE SUCH COURSE WORK
OR TRAINING BECAUSE OF THE NATURE OF HIS OR HER PRACTICE, OR
  (B)  HE  OR  SHE  HAS  COMPLETED COURSE WORK OR TRAINING DEEMED BY THE
DEPARTMENT TO BE EQUIVALENT TO THE STANDARDS FOR COURSE WORK OR TRAINING
APPROVED BY THE DEPARTMENT UNDER THIS SECTION.
  3. EXISTING CURRICULA, INCLUDING CURRICULA DEVELOPED BY A  NATIONALLY-
RECOGNIZED HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL, SPECIALTY, OR PROVIDER ASSOCIATION,
OR  NATIONALLY-RECOGNIZED PAIN MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATION, MAY BE CONSIDERED
IN IMPLEMENTING THIS SECTION. CURRICULA SHALL INCLUDE BUT NOT BE LIMITED

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11616-01-1

Co-Sponsors

Multi-Sponsors

A8176A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S7329
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 28-F §2900, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2013-2014: A1124, S2947
2015-2016: A355

A8176A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Requires clinical education every four years in pain management and palliative care for health care professionals practicing in the state; provides exemptions.

A8176A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                 8176--A

                       2011-2012 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                              June 3, 2011
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M.  of  A. ROSENTHAL, GOTTFRIED, P. RIVERA, STEVENSON --
  Multi-Sponsored by -- M. of A. DINOWITZ -- read once and  referred  to
  the  Committee  on Health -- recommitted to the Committee on Health in
  accordance with Assembly Rule 3, sec. 2 -- committee discharged,  bill
  amended,  ordered reprinted as amended and recommitted to said commit-
  tee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to clinical education
  in pain management and palliative care

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section  1.  The  public health law is amended by adding a new article
28-F to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 28-F
                   PAIN MANAGEMENT AND PALLIATIVE CARE
SECTION 2900. CLINICAL EDUCATION IN PAIN MANAGEMENT AND PALLIATIVE CARE.
  S 2900. CLINICAL EDUCATION IN PAIN MANAGEMENT AND PALLIATIVE CARE.  1.
EVERY HEALTH CARE PROFESSIONAL PRACTICING IN THE STATE SHALL, EVERY FOUR
YEARS  COMPLETE  COURSE  WORK  OR TRAINING REGARDING PAIN MANAGEMENT AND
PALLIATIVE CARE, APPROPRIATE TO THE PROFESSIONAL'S PRACTICE, APPROVED BY
THE DEPARTMENT IN ACCORDANCE WITH STANDARDS PROMULGATED BY  THE  COMMIS-
SIONER  IN CONSULTATION WITH THE COMMISSIONER OF EDUCATION; AND SO DOCU-
MENT COMPLETION TO THE DEPARTMENT.   AS USED IN  THIS  SECTION,  "HEALTH
CARE  PROFESSIONAL"  MEANS A PERSON LICENSED, REGISTERED OR CERTIFIED TO
PRACTICE A HEALTH CARE PROFESSION UNDER TITLE EIGHT OF THE EDUCATION LAW
THAT IS DESIGNATED BY REGULATION OF THE COMMISSIONER UNDER THIS SECTION.
THE COMMISSIONER SHALL, BY REGULATION, DESIGNATE AREAS  OF  PRACTICE  OR
SPECIALTY WITHIN A PROFESSION THAT ARE EXEMPT FROM THIS SECTION.
  2.  THE DEPARTMENT SHALL PROVIDE AN EXEMPTION FROM THIS REQUIREMENT TO
ANYONE WHO REQUESTS SUCH  AN  EXEMPTION  AND  WHO  DEMONSTRATES  TO  THE
DEPARTMENT'S SATISFACTION THAT:

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11616-02-2

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