Florida Senate - 2014 SENATOR AMENDMENT Bill No. CS/CS/CS/HB 573, 2nd Eng. Ì928474EÎ928474 LEGISLATIVE ACTION Senate . House . . . Floor: 11/AD/2R . 05/01/2014 02:28 PM . ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————— Senator Garcia moved the following: 1 Senate Amendment (with title amendment) 2 3 Between lines 2694 and 2695 4 insert: 5 Section 48. Present paragraph (c) of subsection (1) of 6 section 385.203, Florida Statutes, is redesignated as paragraph 7 (d), and a new paragraph (c) is added to that subsection, to 8 read: 9 385.203 Diabetes Advisory Council; creation; function; 10 membership.— 11 (1) To guide a statewide comprehensive approach to diabetes 12 prevention, diagnosis, education, care, treatment, impact, and 13 costs thereof, there is created a Diabetes Advisory Council that 14 serves as the advisory unit to the Department of Health, other 15 governmental agencies, professional and other organizations, and 16 the general public. The council shall: 17 (c) In conjunction with the department, the Agency for 18 Health Care Administration, and the Department of Management 19 Services, submit by January 10 of each odd-numbered year to the 20 Governor, the President of the Senate, and the Speaker of the 21 House of Representatives a report containing the following 22 information: 23 1. The public health consequences and financial impact on 24 the state from all types of diabetes and resulting health 25 complications, including the number of persons with diabetes 26 covered by Medicaid, the number of persons with diabetes who are 27 insured by the Division of State Group Insurance, and the number 28 of persons with diabetes who are impacted by state agency 29 diabetes programs and activities. 30 2. A description and an assessment of the effectiveness of 31 the diabetes programs and activities implemented by each state 32 agency, the amount and source of funding for such programs and 33 activities, and the cost savings realized as a result of the 34 implementation of such programs and activities. 35 3. A description of the coordination among state agencies 36 of programs, activities, and communications designed to manage, 37 treat, and prevent all types of diabetes. 38 4. The development of and revisions to a detailed action 39 plan for reducing and controlling the number of new cases of 40 diabetes and identification of proposed action steps to reduce 41 the impact of all types of diabetes, identification of expected 42 outcomes if the plan is implemented, and establishment of 43 benchmarks for preventing and controlling diabetes. 44 45 ================= T I T L E A M E N D M E N T ================ 46 And the title is amended as follows: 47 Delete line 292 48 and insert: 49 home health agencies; amending s. 385.203, F.S.; 50 requiring the council, in conjunction with the 51 Department of Health, the Agency for Health Care 52 Administration, and the Department of Management 53 Services, to develop plans to manage, treat, and 54 prevent diabetes; requiring a report to the Governor 55 and Legislature; providing for contents of the report; 56 providing effective dates.