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This Week in Health Care
SM, August 24, 2016

Every Wednesday, Stateside Associates selects some health care-related state and local events to highlight in This Week in Health Care.

To provide feedback, or for more information about these issues or Stateside Associates’ Health Care Practice, please contact Robert Holden at (703) 525-7466 or rah@stateside.com.

Groups

The National Association of Insurance Commissioners will hold its Summer Meeting August 26-29 in San Diego, California. More than 75 committees, subcommittees, working groups and task forces are scheduled to meet during the Summer Meeting. Kelsey Lovell at kal@stateside.com

FLORIDA

The Board of Medicine will accept comments until August 24 regarding proposed amendments to rules concerning licensure. Becky Lukaesko at bml@stateside.com

The Board of Medicine will accept comments until August 29 regarding proposed amendments to a rule concerning the application for licensure and licensure requirements for anesthesiologists’ assistants. Becky Lukaesko at bml@stateside.com

IOWA

The Joint Health Policy Oversight Committee will meet August 29 to continue discussing the state’s implementation of Medicaid managed care. Allison Rollins at sar@stateside.com

MAINE

The Department of Health and Human Services will accept comments until August 26 regarding proposed amendments to the MaineCare benefits manual impacting telemedicine and telemonitoring services. Chris Johnson at cj@stateside.com

NEVADA

The Legislative Committee on Health Care will meet August 24 to discuss recommendations to propose legislation, receive an update on the Nevada Prescription Drug Abuse Prevention Summit and receive a presentation concerning the cost of prescription drugs. Zack Cairns at zc@stateside.com

NEW JERSEY

The Board of Pharmacy will accept comments until August 26 regarding a proposed new rule covering medication labeling requirements for advanced practice nurses. Chris Johnson at cj@stateside.com

NORTH DAKOTA

The Workers’ Compensation Review Committee will meet August 30 to review workers’ compensation claims and committee work. Allison Rollins at sar@stateside.com

OREGON

The Health Authority will hold a public hearing August 25 regarding proposed amendments to rules regarding how hospitals and ambulatory surgery centers are reimbursed. Becky Lukaesko at bml@stateside.com

WYOMING

The Joint Labor, Health and Social Services Interim Committee will hold a public hearing August 25-26 to discuss a variety of topics, including the EMS Licensure Compact. Tyler Jones at tdj@stateside.com