assembly Bill A3839

Vetoed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to home care and community based sepsis prevention, screening, intervention and education

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Current Bill Status Via S1817 - Vetoed by Governor


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  • Delivered to Governor
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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Dec 20, 2019 vetoed memo.257
Dec 10, 2019 delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2019 returned to senate
passed assembly
ordered to third reading rules cal.340
substituted for a3839
Jun 18, 2019 substituted by s1817
Jun 17, 2019 ordered to third reading rules cal.340
rules report cal.340
reported
Jun 13, 2019 reported referred to rules
May 14, 2019 reported referred to ways and means
Jan 31, 2019 referred to health

Votes

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Apr 9, 2019 - Finance committee Vote

S1817
23
0
committee
23
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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Feb 27, 2019 - Health committee Vote

S1817
14
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committee
14
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
1
Excused
0
Abstained
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A3839 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Senate Version of this Bill:
S1817
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add §3620-a, Pub Health L
Versions Introduced in 2017-2018 Legislative Session:
A11078, S8669

A3839 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes the department of health take certain actions for the purpose of supporting home care and community based sepsis prevention, screening, intervention and education.

A3839 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


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

                                  3839

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                          I N  A S S E M B L Y

                            January 31, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  M. of A. McDONALD, TAYLOR, DICKENS, ARROYO, ENGLEBRIGHT,
  RIVERA, D'URSO,  GALEF,  COOK,  SEAWRIGHT,  BICHOTTE,  CAHILL,  ORTIZ,
  STERN,  LAWRENCE,  ASHBY, ABBATE, CROUCH, NIOU, SIMON -- read once and
  referred to the Committee on Health

AN ACT to amend the public health law, in  relation  to  home  care  and
  community  based sepsis prevention, screening, intervention and educa-
  tion

  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
3620-a to read as follows:
  § 3620-A. SEPSIS. 1.  THE  DEPARTMENT  MAY  PROVIDE  SUPPORT  FOR  THE
FOLLOWING  OBJECTIVES  AND  ACTIVITIES TO PROMOTE COMMUNITY BASED SEPSIS
PREVENTION, SCREENING, INTERVENTION AND EDUCATION IN  THE  STATE,  WHICH
MAY  INCLUDE,  WITHIN AVAILABLE FUNDS AND UPON THE APPROVAL OF THE STATE
DIRECTOR OF THE BUDGET, GRANTS OR SUPPLEMENTATION OF REIMBURSEMENT RATES
TO PROVIDERS. SUCH SUPPORTED OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES MAY INCLUDE,  BUT
ARE NOT LIMITED TO, ON A VOLUNTARY HOME CARE AGENCY BASIS:
  (A)  HOME  CARE  AGENCY  INTEGRATION  INTO  ELECTRONIC  HEALTH RECORDS
SYSTEMS OF A STANDARDIZED SEPSIS SCREENING  AND  INTERVENTION  TOOL  FOR
HOME  CARE  THAT  MEETS  ADOPTED  INDUSTRY STANDARDS AND SYNCHRONIZES TO
SEPSIS CRITERIA UTILIZED IN HOSPITALS ACCORDING TO DEPARTMENTAL PROTOCOL
REQUIREMENTS FOR HOSPITALS;
  (B) TIMELY AND SYNCHRONIZED EXCHANGE OF HEALTH INFORMATION  ON  BEHALF
OF  PATIENTS  MEETING  OR  SUSPECTED  TO MEET SEPSIS CRITERIA, WITH SUCH
EXCHANGE BETWEEN HOME CARE AGENCIES INTEGRATING THE STANDARDIZED  SEPSIS
TOOL,  AND  EMERGENCY  MEDICAL  SERVICES PROVIDERS, HOSPITALS, PATIENTS'
PRIMARY CARE PRACTITIONERS, AND OTHER CLINICAL PARTNERS, AS APPLICABLE;
  (C) ESTABLISHMENT AND IMPLEMENTATION OF  SEPSIS  COLLABORATIVES  UNDER
THE  HOSPITAL-HOME  CARE-PHYSICIAN  COLLABORATION  PROGRAM UNDER SECTION
TWENTY-EIGHT HUNDRED FIVE-X OF THIS CHAPTER, THE PURPOSE OF WHICH  SHALL

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