Reports: Legislative

February 11, 2009
SCR 70 of the 2008 Regular Session created the Nurse-Family Partnership Advisory Council and requests that DHH, in conjunction with the Nurse-Family Partnership, study the expansion of the evidence-based Nurse-Family Partnership and report findings to House and Senate committees on health and welfare.
February 11, 2009
SCR 40 of the 2008 Regular Session requested that DHH and the LSU system study the use of electronic medical records for certain mental health patients and report findings to the House and Senate health and welfare committees.
February 15, 2005
HCR312 and SR119 were passed in the 2004 Regular Session. They both call for DHH to “investigate, study, and develop a plan or strategy to modernize and improve the state mental health system, focusing particularly on an assessment of the current operation and maintenance of East Louisiana Mental Health System, Central Louisiana State Hospital, New Orleans Adolescent Hospital and Southeast Louisiana State Hospital, with the resulting plan or strategy detailing how Louisiana can modify the current system to reflect the best practices in mental health care today".