S04351 Summary:

Amd §7.07, Ment Hyg L
Requires the office of mental health in consultation with the department of health, the office for people with developmental disabilities, and the office of addiction services and supports to prepare and issue a report bi-annually regarding integrated service providers statewide.
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S04351 Floor Votes:

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S04351 Text:

                STATE OF NEW YORK
                               2021-2022 Regular Sessions
                    IN SENATE
                                    February 3, 2021
        Introduced by Sen. SEPULVEDA -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
          printed to be committed to the Committee on Mental Health
        AN  ACT  to  amend  the  mental  hygiene law, in relation to requiring a
          report on the delivery of integrated service providers statewide
          The People of the State of New York, represented in Senate and  Assem-
        bly, do enact as follows:
     1    Section 1. Section 7.07 of the mental hygiene law is amended by adding
     2  a new subdivision (i) to read as follows:
     3    (i) The office of mental health in consultation with the department of
     4  health,  the  office for people with developmental disabilities, and the
     5  office of addiction services and supports, shall  prepare  and  issue  a
     6  report no later than January first, two thousand twenty-two and bi-annu-
     7  ally  thereafter, to the governor and the legislature on the delivery of
     8  integrated services pursuant  to  article  twenty-eight  of  the  public
     9  health  law,  and article sixteen, article thirty-one, and article thir-
    10  ty-two of this chapter. The report shall include but not be  limited  to
    11  the  following  information  related to each integrated service provider
    12  statewide and by county:
    13    (1) the location of each provider, the type of integrated care  model,
    14  and the approving state licensing agency;
    15    (2) the objectives and scope of each program;
    16    (3)  the  most frequent physical health, behavioral health, and social
    17  services needs of those  patients  receiving  care  and  any  additional
    18  services which required a referral to an outside program;
    19    (4)  the  number and type of providers which are currently or recently
    20  were seeking approval to be  an  integrated  service  provider  and  the
    21  outcome  of  their  application,  including the reasons why a provider's
    22  application was denied;
    23    (5) information regarding the effectiveness and efficacy of the  inte-
    24  grated care services program in relation to its goals and quality assur-
    25  ance plan; and
         EXPLANATION--Matter in italics (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                              [ ] is old law to be omitted.

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     1    (6)  any  identified quality improvement opportunities with respect to
     2  patient concerns and complaints, changes in regulatory requirements, and
     3  any recommendations  and  plans  for  improvement  in  its  services  to
     4  patients, as well as recommend changes in its policies and procedures.
     5    § 2. This act shall take effect immediately.
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