senate Bill S6110

2021-2022 Legislative Session

Authorizes physicians and pharmacists to enter into comprehensive medication management protocols for their patients

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Actions

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Feb 28, 2022 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
Feb 17, 2022 advanced to third reading
Feb 16, 2022 2nd report cal.
Feb 15, 2022 1st report cal.518
Jan 05, 2022 referred to health
returned to senate
died in assembly
Jun 01, 2021 referred to higher education
delivered to assembly
passed senate
May 19, 2021 advanced to third reading
May 12, 2021 2nd report cal.
May 11, 2021 1st report cal.1040
Apr 12, 2021 referred to health

Votes

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Feb 15, 2022 - Health committee Vote

S6110
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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May 11, 2021 - Health committee Vote

S6110
15
0
committee
15
Aye
0
Nay
0
Aye with Reservations
0
Absent
0
Excused
0
Abstained
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S6110 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A6699
Current Committee:
Assembly Higher Education
Law Section:
Public Health Law
Laws Affected:
Add Art 29-H §2999-ff, Pub Health L; add §6801-c, Ed L; amd §5, Chap 21 of 2011
Versions Introduced in Other Legislative Sessions:
2017-2018: S7682, A8664
2019-2020: S5296, A3849
2023-2024: S3591

S6110 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Authorizes physicians and pharmacists to enter into comprehensive medication management protocols for their patients.

S6110 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S6110 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf

 
                     S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
 ________________________________________________________________________
 
                                   6110
 
                        2021-2022 Regular Sessions
 
                             I N  S E N A T E
 
                              April 12, 2021
                                ___________
 
 Introduced  by  Sen. BRESLIN -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
   printed to be committed to the Committee on Health
 
 AN ACT to amend the public health law and the education law, in relation
   to comprehensive medication management; and to amend chapter 21 of the
   laws of 2011 amending the education law relating to authorizing  phar-
   macists  to  perform collaborative drug therapy management with physi-
   cians in certain settings, in relation to  making  the  provisions  of
   such chapter permanent
 
   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
 29-H to read as follows:
                               ARTICLE 29-H
                    COMPREHENSIVE MEDICATION MANAGEMENT
 SECTION 2999-FF. COMPREHENSIVE MEDICATION MANAGEMENT.
   §  2999-FF.  COMPREHENSIVE  MEDICATION  MANAGEMENT. 1. DEFINITIONS. AS
 USED IN THIS ARTICLE, THE FOLLOWING TERMS SHALL HAVE THE FOLLOWING MEAN-
 INGS:
   (A) QUALIFIED PHARMACIST. THE TERM "QUALIFIED PHARMACIST" SHALL MEAN A
 PHARMACIST WHO MAINTAINS A  CURRENT  UNRESTRICTED  LICENSE  PURSUANT  TO
 ARTICLE ONE HUNDRED THIRTY-SEVEN OF THE EDUCATION LAW, WHO HAS A MINIMUM
 OF  TWO  YEARS  OF EXPERIENCE IN PATIENT CARE AS A PRACTICING PHARMACIST
 WITHIN THE LAST FIVE YEARS, AND WHO HAS DEMONSTRATED COMPETENCY  IN  THE
 MEDICATION  MANAGEMENT  OF  PATIENTS WITH A CHRONIC DISEASE OR DISEASES,
 INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE COMPLETION OF ONE  OR  MORE  PROGRAMS
 WHICH  ARE  ACCREDITED  BY THE ACCREDITATION COUNCIL FOR PHARMACY EDUCA-
 TION, RECOGNIZED BY THE  EDUCATION  DEPARTMENT  AND  ACCEPTABLE  TO  THE
 PATIENT'S TREATING PHYSICIAN.
   (B)  PATIENT  CARE.  THE  TERM "PATIENT CARE" SHALL MEAN ASSESSING THE
 APPROPRIATENESS OF PRESCRIPTION AND NON-PRESCRIPTION DRUGS FOR  INDIVID-
 UAL PATIENTS BASED ON AN ASSESSMENT OF THE PATIENT'S MEDICATION HISTORY,
 
  EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                       [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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