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King County Board of Health meeting on February 16, 2017

Summary

The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on 2/16/17. Topics on the agenda include possible action related to the election of Board members, resolutions relating to Board rules and the 2017 Board work plan, election to the Standing Advisory Committee on Health Care for the Homeless Network, a briefing on Health Care for the Homeless, and a Legislative update.

Story

The King County Board of Health will hold its next meeting on February 16, 2017 at 1:30 p.m.

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 January 19, 2017

  5. Public comments

  6. Director's report

Discussion and possible action

  1. Election of Chair, Vice Chairs, and Appointment to Standing Advisory Committee on Health Care for the Homeless Network.

  2. BOH Resolution No. 17-03
    A Resolution designating the order in which the vice-chairs of the King County Board of Health may act in the absence of the chair in 2017.

  3. Resolution No. 17-04
    A Resolution adopting the 2017 work plan for the King County Board of Health.

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 17-B02
    Healthcare for the Homeless Program Update, Community Needs Assessment, and Approval of the 2017 Annual Spending Plan

    John Gilvar, Manager, Health Care for the Homeless Network, Public Health – Seattle & King County
    Lee Thornhill, Data and Evaluation Manager, Health Care for the Homeless Network, Public Health- Seattle & King County

  2. BOH Briefing No. 17-B03
    Legislative update

    Stasha Dennard, Legislative Program Manager, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  3. Chair's Report

  4. Board Member Updates 

  5. Administrator's Report 

  6. Other business

Adjournment

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.