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Highlights of the July 13th Public Health Council Meeting Posted on Jul 13

This month’s meeting of the Public Health Council included one Determination of Need (DoN) request followed by informational updates on several pending proposed amendments to public health regulations. First, the Council took up a DoN request from North Shore Medical Center, Inc. for approval of   …Continue Reading Highlights of the July 13th Public Health Council Meeting

Highlights of the June 8th Public Health Council Meeting Posted on Jun 8

The June monthly meeting of the Public Health Council featured a Determination of Need request followed by a series of informational updates on pending amendments to regulations and a series of votes on final amendments. First, the Council took up a Determination of Need request   …Continue Reading Highlights of the June 8th Public Health Council Meeting

Highlights of the May 11th Public Health Council Meeting Posted on May 11

This month’s meeting of the Public Health Council included discussions on a series of Determination of Need (DoN) requests followed by informational presentations on the status of a number of proposed amendments to public health regulations. First the Council took up a pair of DoN   …Continue Reading Highlights of the May 11th Public Health Council Meeting

Highlights of the April 13 Public Health Council Meeting Posted on Apr 13

The April meeting of the Public Health Council featured a presentation to the Council by the Commissioner, followed by a series of informational updates on proposed regulatory amendments that are currently in process, and then a series of final votes to rescind specific regulations as directed   …Continue Reading Highlights of the April 13 Public Health Council Meeting

Highlights of the March 9th Public Health Council Meeting Posted on Mar 9

The March monthly meeting of the Public Health Council consisted of a series of updates for Council members on various amendments to regulations that are currently making their way through the regulatory amendment process, followed by a pair of informational presentations from the Department on   …Continue Reading Highlights of the March 9th Public Health Council Meeting

Highlights from the February 10th Public Health Council Meeting Posted on Feb 10

This month’s Public Health Council meeting featured a series of presentations and discussions on proposed amendments to regulations, followed by informational updates on select Department initiatives. First the Council received updates from the Department on the status of proposed amendments to regulations related to: Safety Requirement for   …Continue Reading Highlights from the February 10th Public Health Council Meeting

Highlights of the January 13th Public Health Council Meeting Posted on Jan 13

This month’s meeting of the Public Health Council included one vote on final amendments to regulations, and informational updates related to a series of proposed amendments to regulations which are not yet ready for final consideration by the Council. First, the Council received an update   …Continue Reading Highlights of the January 13th Public Health Council Meeting

Highlights of the December 16th Public Health Council Meeting Posted on Dec 16

This month’s meeting of the Public Health Council included consideration of three Determination of Need (DoN) requests, a vote on proposed amendments to existing regulations and an informational presentation on the Prevention and Wellness Trust. First the Council heard a request from Shields Signature Imaging, LLC to begin   …Continue Reading Highlights of the December 16th Public Health Council Meeting

Highlights of the November 18th Public Health Council Meeting Posted on Nov 18

The November monthly meeting of the Public Health Council featured a series of informational updates and presentations, and a final vote on one set of proposed amendments to public health regulations. First, the Council received an informational briefing from the Radiation Control Program on a   …Continue Reading Highlights of the November 18th Public Health Council Meeting

Highlights of the October 21st Public Health Council Meeting Posted on Oct 21

The Public Health Council took up a wide range of issues at the October monthly meeting, from a pair of Determination of Need (DoN) requests, to a series of proposed recissions of existing regulations, and two votes on final amendments to regulations. First, the Council   …Continue Reading Highlights of the October 21st Public Health Council Meeting