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Patient Protection Oversight Committee

Categories: Health Services | Author: gknutson | Posted: 11/28/2017 | Views: 2553



 The next meeting of the Patient Protection Oversight Committee is scheduled for:



           Thursday, December 14, 2017

       10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

                                                Suffolk County Department of Health Services’

Administrative Building

                                                     3500 Sunrise Highway, Building 200

                                                          Great River, NY 11739-9006

                                                            Administrative Board Room




  • Overview of general activity of the Patient Advocate Unit.


  • There will be a presentation by Ms. Lyndsey Clark, MS, Community Engagement Liaison at the Suffolk Care Collaborative (SCC) Office of Population Health. SCC is an alliance of healthcare providers and community partners across Suffolk County, who collaboratively address a wide range of challenges. The goal of the SCC is to improve community health outcomes for individuals with Medicaid, the underinsured, or the uninsured by improving healthcare accessibility, reducing health disparities, and improving and encouraging wellness. Ms. Clark will share her expertise as a Community Engagement Liaison and provide valuable information and insight on SCC’s 11 health programs and extensive resources available.










Media representatives who would like information or who plan to attend the meeting are asked to contact Grace Kelly-McGovern at 631-854-0095.

For Directions to the meeting:






The Patient Protection Oversight Committee was created in 2013 by the Suffolk County Legislature to assist vulnerable residents with accessing needed health care services.




















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