The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on 2/15/18. Topics on the agenda include discussion and possible action regarding the election of Chair and Vice Chairs and the Standing Advisory Committee on Health Care for the Homeless Network, the Board of Health work plan, Healthcare for the Homeless employee evaluation, and other related issues.
The King County Board of Health will hold its next meeting on February 15, 2018 at 1:30 p.m.
King County Council Chambers
10th Floor, King County Courthouse
516 3rd Avenue, Room 1001
- Call to order
- Roll call
- Announcement of any alternates serving in place of regular members
- Approval of Minutes of January 18, 2018
- Public comments
- Director's report
Discussion and possible action
- Election of Chair and Vice Chair and appointment to the Standing Advisory Committee on Health Care for the Homeless Network
- Resolution No. 18-02
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 2018.
- Resolution No. 18-03
A Resolution adopting the 2018 work plan for the King County Board of Health.
- Resolution No. 18-04
A Resolution approving the Health Care for the Homeless program manager's employee evaluation.
- Resolution No. 18-05
A Resolution acknowledging that the director of Public Health — Seattle & King County has authority to adopt policies regarding operations of health centers funded by Health Resources and Services Administration's Health Care for the Homeless grant.
- BOH Briefing No.18-B03
Children's Dental Health Month
Special presentation of a proclamation declaring February children’s Dental Health Month
- BOH Briefing No.18-B04
County Based health Coverage for Adult Immigrants: A Proposal for Counties in Washington State
Huma Zarif, Northwest Health Law Advocates
- BOH Briefing No.18-B05
Stasha Dennard, Legislative Program Manager, Public Health – Seattle & King County
- Chair's Report
- Board Member Updates
- Administrator's Report
- Other business
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.