Meetings, Hearings and Special Events

September

Wednesday, September 26, 2018

REVISED * 9/24/18

The Public Health and Health Planning Council will convene a Joint Meeting of the Public Health Committee and the Ad Hoc Committee to Lead the Prevention Agenda on Wednesday, September 26, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

***Videoconferencing will be used for the meeting and the public has the right to attend the meeting at any meeting locations listed below. ***

  • *Main Meeting Site: The New York Academy of Medicine at 1216 5th Avenue, 2nd Floor, Conference Room #21 (at the Corner of 103rd Street) , NYC.
  • Video Conference Site: New York State Department of Health, Corning Tower 14thFloor, CR 1, Albany, NY
  • Video Conference: New York State Department of Health Offices at 584 DelawareAvenue, 3rd Floor Video Conference Room, Buffalo, NY 14202

At this meeting the Ad Hoc Committee will continue its work to update the PreventionAgenda for 2019-2024. This meeting will include a review of draft updated action plans for each priority and a discussion on progress to date on local community action and how to strengthen participation in the next round of local community health improvement planning.

For the convenience of the public, and to expedite access through building security, it is suggested that anyone wishing to attend the meeting must email Mr. Duane Barker at duane.barker@health.ny.gov to have their name placed on a list of attendees. For entry to the building, meeting attendees additionally must present a photo ID to the security personnel. You may contact Ms. Leonard for additional information.

For questions about accessibility or for observers and participants who require interpretive services, please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or e-mail colleen.leonard@health.ny.gov. Please provide as much advance notice as possible to allow us to provide optimal access.

Thursday, September 27, 2018

REVISED * 9/20/18

The following is a list of Committees of the Public Health and Health Planning Council that will meet on September 27, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. at the *New York State Department of Public Service Offices at 90 Church Street, 4th Floor Conference Room, NYC.

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.

For the convenience of the public, to expedite access through building security, it is suggested that anyone wishing to attend the meeting call Ms. Colleen Leonard's office at (518) 402-0964 to have their name placed on a list of attendees. For entry to the building, meeting attendees additionally must present a photo ID to the security personnel. You may contact Ms. Leonard for additional information.

For questions about accessibility or for observers and participants who require interpretive services, please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or e-mail colleen.leonard@health.ny.gov. Please provide as much advance notice as possible to allow us to provide optimal access.

Friday, September 28, 2018

The Medicaid Managed Care Advisory Review Panel (MMCARP) will meet in New York City from 10:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

This advisory panel was created by Chapter 649 of the Laws of 1996 to monitor enrollment of Medicaid recipients in managed care plans and ensure access to care in these health care delivery systems.

Members of the public interested in participating will be able to do so by pre-arrangement. Please contact the Bureau of Program Implementation and Enrollment at (518) 473-1134 for more information.

October

Friday, October 5, 2018

The Continuing Care Retirement Communities (CCRC) Council Regulatory and Framework Improvement Committee will hold a meeting on Friday, October 5, 2018 from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at the New York State Department of Health, Main Conference Room, 875 Central Avenue, Albany.

Members of the public can also attend the meeting remotely via videoconferencing at NYS Department of Financial Services offices located at One State Street Plaza, Manhattan and NYS Department of Health offices at 584 Delaware Avenue, Buffalo. All locations require prior registration for security purposes.

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

The agenda and meeting materials will be posted prior to the meeting at: https://www.health.ny.gov/facilities/long_term_care/retirement_communities/continuing_care/meetings.htm.

A webcast of the meeting may be viewed at: http://www.health.ny.gov/events/webcasts/.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

The Public Health and Health Planning Council will hold the following meetings on Thursday, October 11 at the New York State Department of Health Offices at 90 Church Street, 4th Floor, Rooms 4A and 4B, NYC.

The Public Health and Health Planning Council's Committee on Codes, Regulations and Legislation will convene at 9:30 a.m.

The Public Health and Health Planning Council will hold its Full Council Meeting immediately following the Committee on Codes, Regulations and Legislation meeting.

For questions about accessibility or for observers and participants who require interpretive services, please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or e-mail colleen.leonard@health.ny.gov.

Please provide as much advance notice as possible to allow us to provide optimal access.

Thursday, October 11, 2018

The Bureau of Tobacco Control and The New York State Tobacco Use Prevention and Control Advisory Board will hold a meeting via videoconference from 10:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m., in the Empire State Plaza, Corning Tower Building, 2876A Conference Room, Albany.

The videoconference can be viewed at the department’s satellite offices located at the following locations:

  • Central Islip Office Building, 320 Carleton Ave 5th floor.
  • New Rochelle Office Building, 145 Huguenot Street Room 600.
  • Rochester Office Building, 295 East Main Street 2nd floor.
  • Buffalo Office Building, 584 Delaware Street 3rd floor.

To attend the meeting at any of the sites, you must pre-register. Please provide Ann Whitfield-Green with notice by Tuesday, October 9, 2018, of your anticipated attendance at any of the sites. She can be reached at (518) 474-1515 or via e-mail at cynthia.whitfield-green@health.ny.gov. She will provide you with further information and directions to the locations.

Seating is limited. Up-to-date photo identification is required for entry into any of the buildings.

Monday, October 15, 2018

The Spinal Cord Injury Research Board will hold a business meeting from 1:00pm-4:00pm at the NYSDOH Metropolitan Area Regional Office, Conference Room 4C, 90 Church Street, New York, NY 10007.

A videoconferencing site will be available at:
NYS DOH Wadsworth Center, Biggs Laboratory, Sturman Conference Room, Empire State Plaza, Albany, NY 12201.

The Board solicits, receives, reviews and recommends applications for biomedical research awards.

To attend this meeting, please contact staff at 518-474-7002 or SCIRB@health.ny.gov by Thursday, October 11, 2018. Pre-registration is required to gain access to the meeting. Space is limited.

Attendees will be required to show photo ID upon entrance to the meeting locations.

An audio recording of the meeting will be available in approximately two-three business days following the meeting at: https://www.health.ny.gov/events/webcasts/archive/.