|Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
|Jan 10, 2018||referred to health|
senate Bill S7366
Current Bill Status - In Senate Committee Health Committee
- In Committee
- On Floor Calendar
- Passed Senate
- Passed Assembly
- Delivered to Governor
- Signed/Vetoed by Governor
S7366 - Details
S7366 - Summary
Provides that hospitals which offer medical residency training in obstetrics, gynecology, internal medicine, women's health and osteopathy shall provide training which follows the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education or the American Osteopathic Association special requirements for obstetrics-gynecology; provides for experience with induced abortions and complications thereto except where residency program has a religious, moral or legal restriction which prohibits residents from performing abortions within the institution.
S7366 - Sponsor Memo
BILL NUMBER: S7366 SPONSOR: PARKER TITLE OF BILL: An act to amend the public health law, in relation to medical residency training PURPOSE OR GENERAL IDEA OF BILL: To require hospitals, which receive reimbursement for medical residency training, to provide for training in all methods of family planning including induced abortions except for residents with moral or religious objections. SUMMARY OF SPECIFIC PROVISIONS: Amends Section 2801-h of the public health law. Any hospital which receives reimbursement pursuant to the provisions of this article and which offers allopathic or osteopathic medical resident training in obstetrics, gynecology, family practice, internal medicine, or women's health shall provide training which follows the Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education Special Requirements for Obstetrics-Gynecolo-
S7366 - Bill Text download pdf
S T A T E O F N E W Y O R K ________________________________________________________________________ 7366 I N S E N A T E January 10, 2018 ___________ Introduced by Sen. PARKER -- 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 medical residency training 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 section 2801-i to read as follows: § 2801-I. MEDICAL RESIDENT TRAINING; CERTAIN REQUIRED TRAINING. 1. ANY HOSPITAL WHICH RECEIVES ANY REIMBURSEMENT PURSUANT TO THE PROVISIONS OF THIS ARTICLE AND WHICH OFFERS ALLOPATHIC OR OSTEOPATHIC MEDICAL RESI- DENT TRAINING IN OBSTETRICS, GYNECOLOGY, INTERNAL MEDICINE OR WOMEN'S HEALTH SHALL PROVIDE TRAINING THAT FOLLOWS THE ACCREDITATION COUNCIL ON GRADUATE MEDICAL EDUCATION OR THE AMERICAN OSTEOPATHIC ASSOCIATION SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS FOR OBSTETRICS-GYNECOLOGY. THE PROGRAM SHALL PROVIDE A STRUCTURED DIDACTIC AND CLINICAL TRAINING EXPERIENCE IN ALL METHODS OF FAMILY PLANNING. TOPICS SHALL INCLUDE ALL REVERSIBLE METHODS OF CONTRACEPTION, INCLUDING NATURAL METHODS, AS WELL AS STERILIZATION. THE PROGRAM SHALL INCLUDE EXPERIENCE IN MANAGEMENT OF COMPLICATIONS AS WELL AS TRAINING IN THE PERFORMANCE OF THESE PROCEDURES. SUCH EDUCATION CAN BE PROVIDED OUTSIDE THE INSTITUTION, IN AN APPROPRIATE FACILITY, UNDER THE SUPERVISION OF APPROPRIATELY TRAINED FACULTY. 2. EXPERIENCE WITH INDUCED ABORTION SHALL BE PART OF RESIDENCY TRAIN- ING, EXCEPT FOR RESIDENTS WITH MORAL OR RELIGIOUS OBJECTIONS. SUCH EDUCATION CAN BE PROVIDED OUTSIDE THE INSTITUTION. EXPERIENCE WITH MANAGEMENT OF COMPLICATIONS OF ABORTION SHALL BE PROVIDED TO ALL RESI- DENTS. IF A RESIDENCY PROGRAM HAS A RELIGIOUS, MORAL OR LEGAL RESTRICTION WHICH PROHIBITS THE RESIDENTS FROM PERFORMING ABORTIONS WITHIN THE INSTITUTION, THE PROGRAM SHALL INSURE THAT THE RESIDENTS RECEIVE A SATISFACTORY EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE MANAGING THE COMPLI- CATIONS OF ABORTION. FURTHERMORE, SUCH RESIDENCY PROGRAMS SHALL HAVE MECHANISMS WHICH INSURE THAT RESIDENTS IN THEIR PROGRAM WHO DO NOT HAVE A RELIGIOUS OR MORAL OBJECTION RECEIVE EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE IN PERFORMING ABORTION AT ANOTHER INSTITUTION. EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
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