HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES

THE TWENTY-EIGHTH LEGISLATURE

INTERIM OF 2015

 

LEGISLATIVE FAMILY CAREGIVERS WORKING GROUP

 

Rep. Della Au Belatti

Sen. Rosalyn H. Baker

Rep. Dee Morikawa

Sen. Suzanne Chun Oakland

Rep. Gregg Takayama

Sen. Les Ihara, Jr.

 

NOTICE OF INFORMATIONAL BRIEFING

 

DATE:

Thursday, October 08, 2015

TIME:

10:00 AM

PLACE:

Conference Room 329

State Capitol

415 South Beretania Street

 

A G E N D A

 

Pursuant to Senate Concurrent Resolution 107, Senate Draft 1, House Draft 1, the 2015 Legislative Family Caregivers Working Group is convening to examine and assess issues related to family caregivers.

 

The purpose of this informational briefing is to brief the Legislative Family Caregivers Working Group on the current discharge processes in Hawaii’s hospitals, describe the practices of designating and involving family caregivers in the discharge process for patients at Hawaii’s hospitals, and receive updates about initiatives to improve discharge planning and transition care for patients.  Invitees to this Informational Briefing include:

 

·         Designated representatives of Healthcare Association of Hawaii’s member hospitals;

·         Jayme Puu, Executive Director, Provider Relations, Jennifer Diesman, Government Relations, and/or designated representatives of Hawaii Medical Service Association; and

·         Lois Nash, Director of Pharmacy, Hawaii Pacific Health and Pali Momi Medical Center.

 

No public testimony will be accepted.

 

If you require special assistance or auxiliary aids and/or services to participate in the informational briefing  (i.e., sign language interpreter or wheelchair accessibility), please contact the Committee Clerk at (808) 586-9425 to make a request for arrangements at least 24 hours prior to the briefing.  Prompt requests help to ensure the availability of qualified individuals and appropriate accommodations.

 

For further information, please call the Committee Clerk at (808) 586-9425.

 

 

 

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Senator  Suzanne Chun Oakland

Chair, Senate Committee on Human Services

 

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Rep.  Della Au Belatti

Chair, House Committee on Health

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Senator  Ronald D. Kouchi

President of the Senate

 

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Rep. Joseph M. Souki

Speaker of the House