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2021 Annual Report of the New York State Assembly Committee on Health

Notice of Public Hearing - Perinatal Care

Notice of Public Hearing - The impact of COVID19 on the delivery of health care and the health care workforce.

Notice of Public Hearing - Medicaid Program Efficacy and Sustainability

Assembly Health Committee Update

The Assembly Health Committee favorably reported 21 bills at its meetings on April 19 and 27 including the New York Health Act single-payer bill; “safe staffing” bill to ensure appropriate staffing levels in nursing homes; bills to expand...

Improving Patient Safety and Quality of Care: Assembly Health Committee Advances Nursing Home Package

On Monday, March 1, the Assembly Health Committee advanced several bills to improve patient safety, accountability, and quality of care in nursing homes.These are part of an Assembly package of nursing home reform bills, including additional legislation...

Assembly Passes Legislation Providing Sick Leave for All New Yorkers During the Coronavirus Outbreak

Yesterday both houses of the Legislature passed and the Governor signed legislation to immediately provide all New Yorkers with sick leave during the coronavirus pandemic. I cosponsored the bill, A.10153/S.8091, which was introduced by Assembly Member...

Assembly Health Committee Update

The Assembly Health Committee reported 57 bills at its first three meetings of the year. Several of these were “chapter amendments,” which are new bills making minor changes agreed to as a condition of the Governor signing previous bills.The...

2020 Annual Report of the New York State Assembly Committee on Health

Notice of Public Hearing - The impacts of COVID-19 on individuals struggling with a substance use disorder and the availability of supportive services

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