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King County Board of Health meeting on September 17, 2015

Summary

The King County Board of Health meets on September 17, 2015 at 1:30 p.m. Items on the agenda include briefings on Environmental Health fees, Health Care for the Homeless Annual Report, Preliminary impacts from Affordable Care Act health insurance enrollment in King County and a legislative update.

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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 July 16, 2015

  5. Public comments

  6. Director's report

Briefings:

  1. BOH Briefing No. 15 B14
    Environmental Health Fee Update
    Ngozi Oleru, Director, Environmental Health Division, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    Leonard Winchester
    , Food Program Inspection and Compliance Officer, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  2. BOH Briefing No. 15 B15
    2014 Health Care for the Homeless Annual Report
    John Gilvar, Manager, Health Care for the Homeless Network
    Greg Francis, Co-Chair, Health Care for the Homeless Network Planning Council

    Maureen Brown, Co-Chair, Health Care for the Homeless Network Planning Council

  3. BOH Briefing No. 15 B16
    Update on Preliminary Impacts of Affordable Care Act Enrollment in King County
    Eva Wong, Epidemiologist II, Assessment, Policy Development and Evaluation, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    Jennifer DeYoung, Health Reform Policy Analyst, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  4. BOH Briefing No. 15 B17
    Legislative Update
    Jennifer Muhm, Director of External and Legislative Affairs, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  5. Chair's Report

  6. Board Member Updates

  7. Administrator's Report

  8. Other business

  9. 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.