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HB698       (?)


Measure Title: RELATING TO MATERNAL HEALTH.
Report Title: DHS; HSCSW; Maternal Health Equity; Standards of Care; Implicit Bias Training
Description: Requires the department of human services to collect and report data on severe maternal morbidity incidents, disaggregated by county, race, and ethnicity. Establishes a maternal disparity and health equity task force to make recommendations on reducing maternal morbidity and improving maternal health outcomes for women, particularly women of color. Requires the task force to submit an initial report to the legislature no later than 6/30/2022 and an annual report prior to each regular session. Requires the department of human services to develop and the Hawaii state commission on the status of women to administer implicit bias training for health care professionals in perinatal facilities.
Companion:  SB900
Package: None
Current Referral: HHH, JHA, FIN
Introducer(s): ELI

Sort by Date Status Text
1/25/2021HPending introduction.
1/27/2021HIntroduced and Pass First Reading.
1/27/2021HReferred to HHH, JHA, FIN, referral sheet 1

S = Senate | H = House | D = Data Systems | $ = Appropriation measure | ConAm = Constitutional Amendment

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HB698




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