Meetings, Hearings and Special Events

May 2021

Thursday, May 6, 2021

The New York State Trauma Advisory Committee (STAC) will meet virtually Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 1:00 p.m. via live Webcasting at the following link: https://www.health.ny.gov/events/webcasts/

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.

Thursday, May 13, 2021

The Drug Utilization Review Board (DURB) will meet on May 13th from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Due to COVID-19, this meeting will be held virtually and can be viewed by the public via the live webcast link below. There will be no in-person meeting to attend.

https://www.health.ny.gov/events/webcasts/

For further information please call (518) 486-3209 or e-mail dur@health.ny.gov (Please reference DURB Agenda for May 13, 2021).

Thursday, May 13, 2021

The following is a list of Committees of the Public Health and Health Planning Council that will meet on May 13, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. via live Webcasting at the following link:
https://www.health.ny.gov/events/webcasts/

The Committee Day Agenda can be viewed one week prior to the meeting at the following website:
https://www.health.ny.gov/facilities/public_health_and_health_planning_council/

The public may write and submit comments during the meeting through a portal on the live webcast. The comments will then be read into the public record.

However, we strongly encourage the public to e-mail written comments including the respective CON application number and limit your comments to 3 minutes or less well in advance of the webcast to colleen.leonard@health.ny.gov and lisa.thomson@health.ny.gov.

We are requesting that members of the public follow the below guidelines:

  • Identify yourself in the comment and provide your e-mail address.
  • Identify the Certificate of Need application of which comments are being submitted.
  • Please submit only one comment per application as you would do if you were speaking at the public meeting.

COMMITTEE ON ESTABLISHMENT AND PROJECT REVIEW

Responsible for reviewing the CON applications involving construction, service changes, establishment, and transfers of ownership. Reviews the establishment of fundraisers, corporate name changes, and changes in certificates of incorporation.

The Committee will convene at 10:00 a.m.

Please contact Colleen Leonard or Lisa Thomson at (518) 402-0964 if you have questions.

For questions about accessibility please contact Colleen Leonard at (518) 402-0964 or e-mail colleen.leonard@health.ny.gov.

Friday, May 21, 2021

The New York State Minority Health Council will meet on May 21 at 9:30 a.m. via live Webcasting at the following link:

https://www.health.ny.gov/events/webcasts/

The public may write and submit comments during the meeting through a portal on the live webcast. The comments will then be read into the public record. We are requesting that members of the public follow the below guidelines:

  • Only submit comments during the Public Comment Period of the meeting.
  • Identify yourself in the comment.

For further information please contact the Office of Minority Health and Health Disparities at 518-474-2180 or email OMHHDP@health.ny.gov