Meetings, Hearings and Special Events

September

Wednesday September 21, 2022 & Thursday, September 22, 2022

The New York State Emergency Medical Services Council and State Emergency Medical Advisory Committee will hold meetings on September 21st and September 22nd. The meetings will be held at the Hilton Garden Inn in Troy, NY. Persons who would like to view the meeting webcast can use the links below to access the webcast.

Wednesday, September 21, 2022

The New York State Emergency Medical Services Council and State Emergency Medical Advisory Committee will hold sub-committee meetings as follows:

  • 8:00 am – 9:00 am Finance
  • 9:15 am – 10:15 am Education and Training
  • 10:30 am – 11:30 am Legislative
  • 11:45 am – 12:45 pm Systems
  • 12:45 pm – 2:15 pm LUNCH
  • 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm Safety
  • 3:45 pm – 4:45 pm Quality Metrics
  • 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm EMS Innovations

Thursday, September 22, 2022

The New York State Emergency Medical Services Council and State Emergency Medical Advisory Committee will hold the following meetings: 8:00 am – 10:00 am Medical Standards

  • 10:00 am – 11:00 am Executive
  • 11:30 am - 1:30 pm SEMAC
  • 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm SEMSCO

To view the webcast: https://vimeo.com/749661212

Thursday, September 22, 2022

The New York State Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) Services Coordinating Council will meet on September 22 at 11 a.m. via Webex: https://meetny.webex.com/meetny/onstage/g.php?MTID=edebcaf8cbed931605ba3dc497d34f084

The public may submit written comments at the link above during the meeting, using a portal on this Web Ex platform. The comments will be read into the public record. Members of the public seeking to provide comments must adhere to the following guidelines:

  • Persons providing the comment must be identified in the content of the comment.
  • Comments may only be submitted during the Public Comment Period of the meeting, not prior to or after the meeting.

Meeting Agenda (PDF)

Thursday, September 22, 2022

The Medicaid Managed Care Advisory Review Panel (MMCARP) will meet via conference call originating from the offices of the NYS Department of Health in Albany. The call will take place from 10:30 AM – 12:30 PM.

This advisory panel was created by Chapter 649 of the Laws of 1996 to monitor enrollment of Medicaid recipients in managed care plans and ensure access to care in these health care delivery systems.

Members of the public interested in participating will be able to do so by pre-arrangement. Please contact the Bureau of Program Implementation and Enrollment at (518) 473-1134 for more information.

October

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

The New York State Trauma Advisory Committee (STAC) will meet in person (no virtual option) Wednesday, October 12, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. at the Albany Downtown Hilton Hotel, Rooms Governor D and E, located at 40 Lodge Street in Albany.

Authorized under Section 3064 of the Public Health Law, the STAC consists of trauma surgeons, trauma nurses, emergency physicians, emergency nurses, and other emergency medical and trauma care professionals appointed by the commissioner to advise and assist the department and the commissioner in the coordination of trauma and disaster care, quality improvement guidelines for trauma and disaster care, trauma systems, and trauma center designations.

For questions regarding the STAC, please contact the Bureau of Emergency Medical Services and Trauma Systems at (518) 402-0996 or e-mail EMSMail@health.ny.gov.