S02434 Summary:

BILL NO    S02434 

SAME AS    No same as 

SPONSOR    GIANARIS

COSPNSR    KRUEGER

MLTSPNSR   

Amd S2803, Pub Health L

Requires all hospitals to establish, utilize and complete a checklist for each
intensive care medical procedure performed in the hospital.
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S02434 Actions:

BILL NO    S02434 

01/23/2015 REFERRED TO HEALTH
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S02434 Votes:

There are no votes for this bill in this legislative session.
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S02434 Memo:

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S02434 Text:

                           S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
       ________________________________________________________________________

                                         2434

                              2015-2016 Regular Sessions

                                   I N  S E N A T E

                                   January 23, 2015
                                      ___________

       Introduced by Sens. GIANARIS, KRUEGER -- read twice and ordered printed,
         and when printed to be committed to the Committee on Health

       AN  ACT  to amend the public health law, in relation to requiring hospi-
         tals to establish and utilize procedural medical  checklists  for  the
         provision of all intensive care unit medical procedures

         THE  PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND ASSEM-
       BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

    1    Section 1. Section 2803 of the public health law is amended by  adding
    2  a new subdivision 11 to read as follows:
    3    11.  THE COMMISSIONER SHALL BY RULE OR REGULATION REQUIRE EVERY HOSPI-
    4  TAL TO ESTABLISH, UTILIZE AND COMPLETE A CHECKLIST  FOR  EACH  INTENSIVE
    5  CARE  UNIT  MEDICAL  PROCEDURE  PERFORMED OR OCCURRING AT SUCH HOSPITAL.
    6  SUCH CHECKLISTS SHALL BE DESIGNED AND USED FOR THE PURPOSES OF  REDUCING
    7  INFECTIONS  AND  RELATED  ILLNESSES,  IMPROVING THE HEALTH AND SAFETY OF
    8  PATIENTS, AND ENSURING THAT THE NECESSARY EQUIPMENT,  SUPPLIES,  FACILI-
    9  TIES  AND  PERSONNEL ARE AVAILABLE FOR THE CONDUCT OF THE INTENSIVE CARE
   10  MEDICAL PROCEDURE.  ALL SUCH RULES AND REGULATIONS SHALL BE  PROMULGATED
   11  AND  IMPLEMENTED WITHIN ONE HUNDRED EIGHTY DAYS OF THE EFFECTIVE DATE OF
   12  THIS SUBDIVISION.
   13    S 2. This act shall take effect immediately.




        EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                             [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                                  LBD07815-01-5
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