senate Bill S5771A

2015-2016 Legislative Session

Relates to stroke centers

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jun 09, 2016 referred to health
delivered to assembly
passed senate
ordered to third reading cal.1619
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 11, 2016 print number 5771a
Apr 11, 2016 amend and recommit to health
Jan 06, 2016 referred to health
Jun 02, 2015 referred to health

S5771 - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7410
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 28-F §§2899-d - 2899-i, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S290, A1319

S5771 - Summary

Relates to the designation of comprehensive stroke centers, primary stroke centers and acute stroke ready hospitals; relates to communication between centers; relates to emergency services providers; relates to assessment and transportation of stroke patients to a comprehensive stroke center, primary stroke center or acute stroke ready hospital (view more) relates to continuous improvement of the quality of care for individuals with strokes; relates to coverage for telemedicine services; relates to the use and designation in advertising.

S5771 - Sponsor Memo

S5771 - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                  5771

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 2, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MURPHY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to stroke centers

  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
                             STROKE CENTERS
SECTION 2899-D. DESIGNATION OF  COMPREHENSIVE  STROKE  CENTERS,  PRIMARY
                  STROKE CENTERS AND ACUTE STROKE READY HOSPITALS.
        2899-E. COMMUNICATION BETWEEN CENTERS.
        2899-F. EMERGENCY SERVICES PROVIDERS; ASSESSMENT AND TRANSPORTA-
                  TION  OF  STROKE  PATIENTS  TO  A COMPREHENSIVE STROKE
                  CENTER, PRIMARY STROKE CENTER OR  ACUTE  STROKE  READY
                  HOSPITAL.
        2899-G. CONTINUOUS  IMPROVEMENT OF THE QUALITY OF CARE FOR INDI-
                  VIDUALS WITH STROKES.
        2899-H. COVERAGE FOR TELEMEDICINE SERVICES.
        2899-I. USE OF DESIGNATION IN ADVERTISING.
        2899-J. DISCLAIMER.
  S 2899-D. DESIGNATION OF COMPREHENSIVE STROKE CENTERS, PRIMARY  STROKE
CENTERS  AND ACUTE STROKE READY HOSPITALS. 1. HOSPITALS MAY APPLY TO THE
DEPARTMENT FOR A DESIGNATION AS A COMPREHENSIVE STROKE  CENTER,  PRIMARY
STROKE CENTER OR ACUTE STROKE READY HOSPITAL.
  2. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL APPROVE ALL APPLICATIONS FOR DESIGNATION WHERE
THE  APPLICANT  HOSPITAL  HAS  BEEN  CERTIFIED AS A COMPREHENSIVE STROKE
CENTER, PRIMARY STROKE CENTER OR ACUTE  STROKE  READY  HOSPITAL  BY  THE
AMERICAN  HEART  ASSOCIATION OR ANY OTHER DEPARTMENT APPROVED NATIONALLY
RECOGNIZED GUIDELINES BASED ORGANIZATION THAT  PROVIDES  THE  RESPECTIVE

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10750-02-5

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S5771A (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7410
Current Committee:
Assembly Health
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 28-F §§2899-d - 2899-i, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
S290, A1319

S5771A (ACTIVE) - Summary

Relates to the designation of comprehensive stroke centers, primary stroke centers and acute stroke ready hospitals; relates to communication between centers; relates to emergency services providers; relates to assessment and transportation of stroke patients to a comprehensive stroke center, primary stroke center or acute stroke ready hospital (view more) relates to continuous improvement of the quality of care for individuals with strokes; relates to coverage for telemedicine services; relates to the use and designation in advertising.

S5771A (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5771A (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

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

                                 5771--A

                       2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                              June 2, 2015
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  MURPHY -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Health --  recommitted  to
  the  Committee  on  Health in accordance with Senate Rule 6, sec. 8 --
  committee discharged, bill amended, ordered reprinted as  amended  and
  recommitted to said committee

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in relation to stroke centers

  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
                             STROKE CENTERS
SECTION 2899-D. DESIGNATION  OF  COMPREHENSIVE  STROKE  CENTERS, PRIMARY
                  STROKE CENTERS AND ACUTE STROKE READY HOSPITALS.
        2899-E. COMMUNICATION BETWEEN CENTERS.
        2899-F. EMERGENCY SERVICES PROVIDERS; ASSESSMENT AND TRANSPORTA-
                  TION OF STROKE  PATIENTS  TO  A  COMPREHENSIVE  STROKE
                  CENTER,  PRIMARY  STROKE  CENTER OR ACUTE STROKE READY
                  HOSPITAL.
        2899-G. CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT OF THE QUALITY OF CARE FOR  INDI-
                  VIDUALS WITH STROKES.
        2899-H. USE OF DESIGNATION IN ADVERTISING.
        2899-I. DISCLAIMER.
  S  2899-D. DESIGNATION OF COMPREHENSIVE STROKE CENTERS, PRIMARY STROKE
CENTERS AND ACUTE STROKE READY HOSPITALS. 1. HOSPITALS MAY APPLY TO  THE
DEPARTMENT  FOR  A DESIGNATION AS A COMPREHENSIVE STROKE CENTER, PRIMARY
STROKE CENTER OR ACUTE STROKE READY HOSPITAL.
  2. THE DEPARTMENT SHALL APPROVE ALL APPLICATIONS FOR DESIGNATION WHERE
THE APPLICANT HOSPITAL HAS BEEN  CERTIFIED  AS  A  COMPREHENSIVE  STROKE
CENTER,  PRIMARY  STROKE  CENTER  OR  ACUTE STROKE READY HOSPITAL BY THE
AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION, THE JOINT COMMISSION, OR ANY  OTHER  DEPART-

 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD10750-11-6

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