Meetings, Hearings and Special Events

November

Friday, November 16, 2018

The New York State Transplant Council will be meeting on November 16, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. The Transplant Council Certificate of Need Subcommittee will also meet from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Both meetings will be held at the following location:

  • Dormitory Authority of the State of New York
    1 Pennsylvania Plaza
    New York, New York 10119

Persons planning to attend either of these meetings must send their name to Tammy Irizarry at tammy.irizarry@health.ny.gov prior to the meeting and bring a picture ID to gain access to DASNY.

Thursday, November 29, 2018

The following is a list of Committees of the Public Health and Health Planning Council that will meet on November 29, 2018 at 10:15 a.m. at the at the Empire State Plaza, Concourse Level, MeetingRoom 6, Albany.

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 10:15 a.m.

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

HEALTH PLANNING COMMITTEE

The Health Planning Committee will meet immediately following the Establishment and Project Review Committee meeting.

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

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, November 29, 2018

The Downstate Public Comment Day for New York's 1115 Waiver programs will be held on November 29th at the New York Academy of Medicine, Reading Room, 1216 5th Ave, New York, NY 10029, from 1:00pm – 4:00pm. Any updates related to the forum will be sent via the MRT Listserv. Any written public comment may be submitted through December 7th to 1115waivers@health.ny.gov. Please include "1115 Public Forum Comment" in the subject line.

The Delivery System Reform Incentive Payment (DSRIP) program is a significant waiver initiative, and members of the DSRIP Project Approval and Oversight Panel will join DOH staff in listening to the feedback provided by members of the public and stakeholders.Feedback on all waiver programs is welcomed.

These meetings will be webcast live and will be open to the public. No pre-registration is required. Individuals who wish to provide comment will be asked to register on site by 2pm, and will speak in their order of registration.

We kindly request that all comments be limited to 5 minutes per presenter to ensure that all public comments may be heard.

The tentative agenda for the day is as follows:

10:30AM –12:30PM PAOP Working Session
12:30 – 1:00PM Working Lunch
1:00 - 1:15 DOH Program Presentation
1:15 - 1:20 PAOP Co-Chair Welcome
1:20 - 3:50 Public Comment
3:50 - 4:00 Wrap-Up

This meeting will be webcast and available to view on the following link: http://www.health.ny.gov/events/webcasts/

Please direct all PAOP meeting questions to Lakia Jarvis at lakia.jarvis@health.ny.gov and any 1115 waiver questions to 1115waivers@health.ny.gov.

December

Monday, December 3, 2018

The Public Health and Health Planning Council will convene a meeting of the Public Health Committee Monday, December 3, 2018 from 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 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:New York State Department of Health Offices at 90 Church Street, 4th Floor, Conference Rooms 4A and 4B, NYC.
  • Video Conference:New York State Department of Health Offices at 584DelawareAvenue, 3rd Floor Video Conference Room, Buffalo, NY 14202
  • Video Conference:New York State Department of Health Offices at The Corning Tower Building, 14th Floor, CR #2, Albany, NY 12237

The Public Health Committee will convene to review and formally approve for consideration by the Full Council the updated Prevention Agenda for 2019-2024. Members of the Full Council are also invited to participate in the meeting and discussion.

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.

Wednesday, December 12, 2018

The Early Intervention Coordinating Council will be convened for its next quarterly meeting on December 12. This meeting is open for public attendance. The meeting will be held from 10:15 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. in Meeting Room 1 of the Empire State Plaza Convention Center, Albany, NY.

Remote locations to attend the meeting are located at:

  • MARO Operations
    90 Church Street, 4th Floor. Conference room 4C
    New York, NY 10007
  • Rochester Western Region Office
    NYS Department of Health
    335 East Main Street
    Rochester, NY 14604

To attend the meeting, or for further information, please contact Katherine by email at Katherine.Reksc@health.ny.gov or call 518-473-7016.

The meeting will also be webcast at http://www.health.ny.gov/events/webcasts/