Reports: Legislative

August 16, 2017
R.S. 40:2019 requires the Louisiana Child Death Review Panel to report to the legislature concerning the causes of unexpected deaths of infants and children below the age of fourteen.
August 16, 2017
In response to the reporting requirements set forth in R.S. 39:198 and ACT 539 of the 2010 Regular Session of the Legislature, Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) submits the attached memorandum and accompanying documents relative to the Calendar Year 2017 extension of the contract for fiscal intermediary services between the Department of Health (LDH) and Molina Information Systems.
July 27, 2017
SB 337 of the 2008 Regular Session required DHH to provide that as a condition of payment of uncompensated care costs, all state and non-state hospitals and other health care facilities, excluding rural hospitals included in the Rural Hospital Preservation Act, report to DHH patient specific data on the amount and type of uncompensated care provided and all requested data on the amount and type of other services and activities financed by uncompensated care payments. The bill further directs DHH to provide a quarterly summary of reported information to the governor and to the legislature.
July 26, 2017
HCR 51 of the 2016 Regular Legislative Session requires the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) to submit a report to the Joint Legislative Committee on the Budget at least thirty days prior to submission of any documentation to the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) relative to obtaining approval to implement the hospital assessment outlined in the resolution.
July 17, 2017
Senate Bill No. 93 of the 2011 Regular Session requires DHH to prepare and deliver annual interim reports to the Senate Committee on Health and Welfare and the House Committee on Health and Welfare for purposes of performance evaluation and continuance of the medication attendant certification program for certified nurse aides.
July 06, 2017
The charge of Act 158 of the 2015 Regular Legislative Session was to provide transparency relative to Medicaid managed care programs. Within the Office of Behavioral Health (OBH), this involves the Coordinated System of Care (CSoC) program.
June 30, 2017
This report is the fifth in a series produced by the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) to satisfy statutory reporting requirements intended to ensure certain outcomes are being achieved by Medicaid Managed Care Programs as per Act 158 of the 2015 Legislative Session.
May 22, 2017
The Louisiana Department of Health submits the attached response to ACT 210 of the 2013 Legislative Session, the Diabetes and Obesity Report to the Senate and House Committees on Health and Welfare, to comply with the provisions of the act.
April 12, 2017
In accordance with House Concurrent Resolution 87 of the 2016 Regular Legislative Session the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) submits the attached report. House Concurrent Resolution 87 requested LDH study whether the effects of an abortion induced with drugs or chemicals can be reversed, and report the findings and recommendations.
March 31, 2017
HCR 113 of the 2016 Legislature established the Louisiana Commission on Preventing Opioid Abuse and charged the commission to study and make recommendations regarding measures that can be taken to tackle prescription opioid and heroin abuse and addiction in Louisiana.