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During the 2016 Legislative Session, Senate Bill 707 Freestanding Medical Facilities- Certificate of Need, Rates and Definition (SB 707), passed into law and was signed by the Governor on May 10, 2016. The legislation establishes a workgroup on rural health care delivery to oversee a study of healthcare delivery in the Middle Shore region and to develop a plan for meeting the health care needs of the five counties -- Caroline, Dorchester, Kent, Queen Anne’s and Talbot.

Workgroup Meetings

 Date and Time

 Location

 Materials

Rural Health Summit 

Tuesday August 30th, 2016

1 PM- 5 PM

Chesapeake College

100 College Circle

Wye Mills, Maryland

Higher Education Center 

Room HEC 110 

Campus Map 

Parking Available in lot  C or

Agenda 

Senate Bill 707 

Maryland Mid Shore Counties: Understanding Rural Communities and Rural Health Delivery

Rural Health: An Analysis of Health Inequities in the Mid-Shore Region

Health Care Workforce

Health Facilities Capacity and Use

Maryland All Payer Model Overview 

Meeting Notes 

Workgroup Meeting

Tuesday November 1st, 2016 

1 PM- 5 PM

Hyatt Regency Chesapeake Bay

100 Heron Blvd, Cambridge, MD 21613 

Agenda

University of Maryland- Shore Regional Health 

Anne Arundel Medical Center 

Peninsula Regional Health System 

University of Maryland School of Public Health and Walsh Center for Rural Health Analysis- Study Plan 

Meeting Notes 

Workgroup Meeting

Monday January 9th, 2017

11 AM- 3 PM 

Washigton College

Hynson Lounge, Hodson Hall 

300 Washington Ave Chestertown MD, 21620 

Agenda 

All Payer Model: Update and Future Plans 

Maryland Comprehensive Primary Care Model

Workgroup Draft Guiding Principles 

Public Hearing Working Document 

Policy Idea Working Document 

Workgroup Meeting

Monday March 27th, 2017

1 PM- 5 PM 

Maryland House Office Building

Room 150 

6 Bladen Street 

Annapolis, MD 21401

Agenda

Guiding Principles

Study Progress and Promising Models 

 

Advisory Groups

Advisory Group Membership 

Advisory Group

Meeting Date and Time 

Meeting Materials 

Special Needs and
Vulnerable Populat

Meeting 2

Monday March 6th

11 AM- 1 PM

Queen Anne's County Department of Health

206 N. Commerce Street

Centerville, MD 21617 

Dial- 1-866-684-5887

Pin- 9164078665 

*One hour overlap with Transportation and Access to Care Advisory Group 

 

 

 

Meeting 2 

Agenda

Overlapping Issues with Transportation Advisory Group

Guiding Principles

Lower Shore Clinical ACT

Meeting 1 

Agenda

Union Hospital of Cecil County Telehealth 

Mobile Integrated Community Health Program

Discussion Questions 

Meeting Notes 

Workforce Developmen

Meeting 2 

This meeting has been cancelled and will be rescheduled

Friday March 24th

2 PM- 4 PM

Queen Anne's County Department of Health

206 N. Commerce Street

Centerville, MD 21617 

 

Dial- 1-866-684-5887

Pin- 9164078665 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meeting 1 

Agenda 

Discussion Questions

SORH Workforce Development & Recruitment Efforts

Meeting Notes 

Transportation and
Access to Car

Meeting 2

 

Monday March 6th

10 AM- 12 PM

Queen Anne's County Department of Health

206 N. Commerce Street

Centerville, MD 21617 

 

Dial- 1-866-684-5887

Pin- 9164078665 

*One hour overlap with Vulnerable Populations Advisory Group 

Meeting 2 

Agenda 

Policy Idea Working Document 

Guiding Principles 

Overlapping Issues with Vulnerable Populations 

Meeting 1 

Agenda

Discussion Questions 

Mobile Integrated Community Health Program 

Meeting Notes 

Economic Development/
Economic Impact of
Changes to Health Care
Facilities  

Meeting 2

Monday March 13th

10 AM- 12 PM

Queen Anne's County Department of Health

206 N. Commerce Street

Centerville, MD 21617 

 

Dial- 1-866-684-5887

Pin- 9164078665

Meeting 2

 Agenda

 Guiding Prinicples

Questions from Meeting 1

Facility Models 

Meeting 1

Agenda 

Discussion Questions

Useful Reports/ Resources

Maryland Health Workforce Study

An Evaluation of Regional Health Delivery and Health Planning in Rural Areas

Background Information 

Letter from the Workgroup Co-Chairs

Co-Chair Bios

Membership List 

Letter from MHCC 

Senate Bill 707/Chapter 420 Freestanding Medical Facilities-Certificate of Need, Rates, and Definition 

 

 


Last Updated: 3/24/2017