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Meeting Name: Committee on Health Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 11/17/2016 10:00 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: 250 Broadway - Committee Rm, 16th Fl.
Jointly with the Committee on General Welfare
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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Attachments: Attachments for Oversight, Attachments - Int. No. 929
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T2016-4886 *   Oversight - Part 1: Medical Health Services in the DHS Shelter System.Oversight Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
T2016-4886 *   Oversight - Part 1: Medical Health Services in the DHS Shelter System.Oversight Filed, by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0929-2015 *Corey D. Johnson  Requiring information on medical health services in shelters.IntroductionThe bill would require the Department of Homeless Services (DHS) to provide to the City Council and to post on its website an annual report regarding medical health services provided to individuals and families in the shelter system. The report would include the number of shelters with on-site services, a description of the health services available at intake facilities and the availability of health services to the unsheltered population. The bill would also require DHS to include in the report the most common medical health issues among adults and children in the shelter system, and the number of individuals discharged from a hospital to a shelter and a nursing home to a shelter. Every three years, the bill would require DHS to release information on the most frequent causes of hospitalizations, excluding HIV or AIDS, for homeless adults based on information available through the New York State Department of Health Statewide Planning and Research Cooperate System (SPARCS).Hearing Held by Committee  Action details Not available
Int 0929-2015 *Corey D. Johnson  Requiring information on medical health services in shelters.IntroductionThe bill would require the Department of Homeless Services (DHS) to provide to the City Council and to post on its website an annual report regarding medical health services provided to individuals and families in the shelter system. The report would include the number of shelters with on-site services, a description of the health services available at intake facilities and the availability of health services to the unsheltered population. The bill would also require DHS to include in the report the most common medical health issues among adults and children in the shelter system, and the number of individuals discharged from a hospital to a shelter and a nursing home to a shelter. Every three years, the bill would require DHS to release information on the most frequent causes of hospitalizations, excluding HIV or AIDS, for homeless adults based on information available through the New York State Department of Health Statewide Planning and Research Cooperate System (SPARCS).Laid Over by Committee  Action details Not available
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