Study on Deaths and Near Deaths from Oral Surgery

(Senate Interim Study 17-29)


Study on Managed Care

(Senate Interim Study 17-30)



SUBJECT:                      Third Meeting

DATE:                             Tuesday, October 31, 2017

TIME:                               8:00 a.m.

LOCATION:                     Room 535, State Capitol Building



1.         8:00am-9:15am: IS 17-29, Senator Yen


         Dr. Paul S. Tiwana- Reichmann-Staples Professor and Chairman, Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center

         Dr. Scott Searcey- Surgeon, Oral & Maxillofacial Associates of Oklahoma City; Oklahoma Delegate, American Association of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeons

         Susan Rogers- Executive Director, Oklahoma State Board of Dentistry

         Dr. Jay Cunningham- Anesthesiologist, affiliated with Mercy Hospital Oklahoma City and Oklahoma Heart Hospital


2.         9:30am-12:00pm: IS 17-30, Senator David


         Camille Dobson- Deputy Executive Director, National Association of States United for Aging and Disabilities

         Gary Jessee- Managing Director, Sellers Dorsey; Former Deputy Executive Commissioner, Texas Medical and Social Services

         John McCarthy- Former Director, Ohio Department of Medicaid; Former Medicaid Director, District of Columbia


3.            12:00pm-1:30pm Lunch


4.            1:30pm-2:00pm

         Jeff Hughes- Executive Director, Progressive Independence


5.         Other Business.




Senator Ervin Yen, Chair

Senator Rob Standridge, Vice Chair

Senator Kim David

Senator Kay Floyd

Senator AJ Griffin

Senator Darcy Jech

Senator Greg McCortney

Senator Anastasia Pittman

Senator Adam Pugh

Senator Dave Rader

Senator Joseph Silk

Senator Frank Simpson


Senate Staff:

David Crall, Legislative Analyst

Will Robinson, Fiscal Analyst

Lori Block, Attorney

Andrea Gaylord, Administrative Assistant


Studies Requested by:

Senator Ervin Yen, Interim Study 17-29

Senator Kim David, Interim Studies 17-30




 October 31, 2017