Volunteers Needed for Legislative Study Committees

October 5, 2016

NH state sealThe Board of Medicine has asked NHMS to help them find physicians, and a physician assistant, interested in serving on legislative  committees/commissions.

If you are interested in serving, please contact James.Potter@nhms.org

SB 447 establishes a commission to study Narcan, pursuant to RSA 126-A:69.  The Board of Medicine is required to appoint a licensed physician.

SB 523 establishes a commission to study requiring controlled drugs and controlled drug analogs to be provided in abuse-deterrent formulation, pursuant to RSA 318-B:41.  The Board of Medicine is required to appoint three licensed physicians, one of whom shall specialize in pain medicine (position filled), one of whom shall specialize in addiction medicine, and one of whom practices in the field of primary care medicine.  

SB 135 requires the Board to appoint a pediatric physician licensed under RSA 329 and another pediatric health care provider to a screening commission to assess and recommend measures for preventing childhood lead poisoning and improving screening rates among NH children ages 6 years old and younger. 

SB 530 requires the Board to appoint a physician assistant to a commission to study volunteer health services.