Meetings, Hearings and Special Events

July 2014

Thursday, July 24, 2014

*2nd REVISION 7/22/14

The following is a list of Committees of the Public Health and Health Planning Council that will meet on July 24, 2014 at 10:00 a.m., at the Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level, *Meeting Room 6, Albany.

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or PHHPC@health.state.ny.us. Please provide as much advance notice as possible to allow us to provide optimal access.

Committee On Establishment and Project Review

Responsible for reviewing the CON applications involving construction, service changes, establishment, and transfers of ownership. Reviews the establishment of fundraisers, corporate name changes, and changes in certificates of incorporation.

The Committee will convene at 10:00 a.m.

Please contact Colleen Leonard or Lisa Thomson at (518) 402-0964 if you have questions.

Committee On Codes, Regulations and Legislation

Reviews new and revised regulations relating to medical facility operational and structural standards, including quality of care and the need for the facilities and/or services. Reviews amendments to the State Sanitary Code and other matters referred by the Commissioner. The Codes Committee will also include work of the SHRPC's Fiscal Policy Committee which was charged to review proposed changes to part 86 of the State Hospital Code concerning reimbursement rates for medical facilities.

The Committee will convene immediately following the Committee on Establishment and Project Review.

For further assistance, please call Alejandra Diaz at (518) 474-3920.

Committee On Health Planning

The Public Health and Health Planning Council's Health Planning Committee meeting scheduled for Thursday, July 24, 2014 has been canceled.

For questions please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or e-mail PHHPC@health.state.ny.us.

August 2014

Wednesday August 6, 2014 & Thursday August 7, 2014

The New York State HIV Prevention Planning Group (PPG) will meet on August 6, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. and on August 7, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. at the Hilton Albany, 40 Lodge Street, Albany, New York.

The PPG assists the New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute in identifying priority jurisdictional HIV/AIDS prevention needs and in planning culturally appropriate, scientifically sound HIV prevention services that address those needs at the community level. Planning Group members represent all geographical areas of the State, and all walks of life. They include HIV-infected individuals, others who have been or may be affected by the epidemic, as well as HIV/AIDS service providers, technical experts, and representatives of government agencies.

Anyone seeking further information or wishing to register to attend the meeting should contact the New York State Department of Health, AIDS Institute, Division of Prevention, Prevention Planning Unit at (518) 473-8484.

Thursday, August 7, 2014

The Public Health and Health Planning Council will hold a meeting on Thursday, August 7, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at the Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level, MeetingRoom 6, Albany.

For questions about accessibility or to request accommodations please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or e-mail PHHPC@health.state.ny.us. Please provide as much advance notice as possible to allow us to provide optimal access.