Reports: Legislative

January 30, 2023
Senate Resolution No. 77 requested that the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) study and make recommendations on best practices for coordinating healthcare services for patients with cancer.
January 30, 2023
The Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) submits the enclosed annual report regarding the collaborative effort to study and evaluate the access to quality services for individuals with developmental, intellectual, adult-onset, or physical disabilities.
January 27, 2023
The Louisiana Birth Defects Monitoring Network (LBDMN) within the Louisiana Department of Health (LDH), Office of Public Health (OPH), Bureau of Family Health (BFH) is responsible for surveillance of birth defects in Louisiana children. Mandated in 2004, it was the intent of the legislature to “establish a system to collect, analyze, and disseminate data regarding birth defects in the state and to provide information to families of children born with birth defects regarding services available in their community and the development of appropriate prevention programs” (Louisiana Revised Statute (R.S.) 40:31.43 and Louisiana Administrative Code LAC Title 48, Part V, Subpart 55, Chapters 161 & 163 et al).
January 27, 2023
Annual Report as to the state of public water systems across Louisiana in response to ACT 573/SB75 of the 2014 Regular Legislative Session of the Louisiana Legislature.
January 27, 2023
The Louisiana Department of Health (LDH) submits this study of Medicaid residential substance use disorder (SUD) service rates across states and recommendations for rate increases pursuant to House Concurrent Resolution (HCR) 111 of the 2022 Regular Session requesting LDH to examine options to improve reimbursement rates for residential substance abuse treatment facilities.
January 24, 2023
Response to HCR 39 Barriers to Hiring Direct Support Professionals
January 24, 2023
Report Prepared in Response to LA R.S. 46:2633. € (4)
January 24, 2023
Report prepared in response to ACT 320 (HB 452) of the 2021 Regular Legislative Session
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