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King County Board of Health meeting on May 21, 2015

Summary

The King County Board of Health holds its monthly meeting on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at 1:30 pm. Updates and briefings to the Board this month include discussion on the health needs and assets of King County communities and designing an "Accountable Community of Health" partnership in King County.

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The meeting will be held at:

King County Council Chambers
10th Floor, King County Courthouse
516 3rd Avenue, Room 1001
Seattle

Agenda

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

  3. Announcement of any alternates serving in place of regular members

  4. Approval of Minutes of March 19, 2015

  5. Public comments

  6. Director's report

Discussion and possible action:

  1. Resolution No. 15-06
    A Resolution supporting ongoing collaboration to assess the health needs and assets of King County communities and the development of strategies to improve community health.

Briefings:

  1. BOH Briefing No. 15-B07
    A Model for Collaboration: The King County Community Health Needs Assessment
    Marguerite Ro, Chief, Assessment, Policy Development, and Evaluation, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    Elise Chayet,
    Associate Administrator, Clinical Support Services and Planning, Harborview Medical Center
    Tom Gibbon,
    Manager, Swedish Community Specialty Clinic, Swedish Health Services
    Theresa Tamura,
    Community Engagement Strategist, Group Health Cooperative


  2. BOH Briefing No. 15-B08
    Designing an Accountable Community of Health Partnership in King County
    Janna Wilson, Director of Health Policy and Planning, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    Elise Chayet,
    Associate Administrator, Clinical Support Services and Planning, Harborview Medical Center


  3. BOH Briefing No. 15-B09
    Legislative update
    Jennifer Muhm, Governmental Affairs Officer, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  1. Chair's Report

  2. Board Member Updates

  3. Administrator's Report

  4. Other business

  5. Adjournment

If you have questions or need additional information about this agenda, please call 206-263-8791, or write to Maria Wood, Board of Health Administrator via email at maria.wood@kingcounty.gov.

Visit the King County Board of Health web pages at www.kingcounty.gov/health/boh.


The King County Board of Health sets county-wide public health policy, enacts and enforces local public health regulations, and carries out other duties of local boards of health specified in state law. These duties include enforcing state public health statutes, preventing and controlling the spread of infectious disease, abating nuisances, and establishing fee schedules for licenses, permits and other services.