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Sullivan County Health & Family Services Committee

 

March 14, 2019 Minutes

9:00 AM

 

Committee Members:

 

Nadia Rajsz, Chair Mark McCarthy, Vice Chair Catherine Owens Scott Samuelson Alan Sorensen

Call to Order

Attendee Name

Title

Status

Arrived

Nadia Rajsz

Chair

Present

 

Mark McCarthy

Vice Chair

Present

 

Catherine Owens

Legislator

Late

9:06 AM

Scott B. Samuelson

Legislator

Late

9:05 AM

Alan Sorensen

Legislator

Present

 

 

Ira Steingart, Terri Ward, Luis Alvarez

Joshua Potosek, Chris Knapp, Jennifer Stone, William Moon, Cheryl McCausland, Dan Hust, Melissa Stickle, Nancy Buck, Nancy McGraw, Lise-Ann Deoul, Stephanie Brown

Ty (Safe Passage), Dr. David Lee, Sandra Rolland,

Isabella (Democrat), Al (Mid-Hudson)

 

Comments:

Reports:

1.              Division of Health & Family Services

William Moon gave an update on Family Services.

 

Melissa Stickle gave an update on Community Services.

 

Sandra Rowland gave an update on Sullivan 180.

 

Nancy McGraw gave an update on PHS.

 

Lise-Ann Deoul gave an update on OFA.

 

Trey gave an update on Safe Passage.

Presentation:

1.              Research project in Sullivan County - Dr. David Lee

Dr. David Lee gave a presentation on a research project regarding the Sullivan County health rankings.

Resolution:

1.              To authorize County Manager to enter into agreement with Greater Adult Neighbors DBA Arcadia Home Care Agency for the period from January 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019.

RESULT:              CARRIED AT COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 3/21/2019 10:00 AM

MOVER:              Scott B. Samuelson, Legislator

SECONDER:              Alan Sorensen, Legislator

AYES:              Rajsz, McCarthy, Owens, Samuelson, Sorensen

2.              To authorize County Manager to enter into a Data Use Agreement with the New York State Department of Health.

RESULT:              CARRIED AT COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 3/21/2019 10:00 AM

MOVER:              Scott B. Samuelson, Legislator

SECONDER:              Alan Sorensen, Legislator

AYES:              Rajsz, McCarthy, Owens, Samuelson, Sorensen

3.              To Amend Resolution No. 529-18.

RESULT:              CARRIED AT COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 3/21/2019 10:00 AM

MOVER:              Scott B. Samuelson, Legislator

SECONDER:              Mark McCarthy, Vice Chair

AYES:              Rajsz, McCarthy, Owens, Samuelson, Sorensen

4.              To accept funding from Child Passenger Safety Grant.

RESULT:              CARRIED AT COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 3/21/2019 10:00 AM

MOVER:              Scott B. Samuelson, Legislator

SECONDER:              Catherine Owens, Legislator

AYES:              Rajsz, McCarthy, Owens, Samuelson, Sorensen

5.              To approach legalization of an adult-use program for recreational marijuana slowly and cautiously.

RESULT:              CARRIED AT COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 3/21/2019 10:00 AM

MOVER:              Scott B. Samuelson, Legislator

SECONDER:              Alan Sorensen, Legislator

AYES:              Rajsz, McCarthy, Owens, Samuelson, Sorensen

6.              To authorize County Manager to enter into contract with Richard I. Gordon, LCSW-R for professional Licensed Clinical Social Worker services for the period from April 1, 2019 through March 31, 2020.

RESULT:              CARRIED AT COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 3/21/2019 10:00 AM

MOVER:              Catherine Owens, Legislator

SECONDER:              Scott B. Samuelson, Legislator

AYES:              Rajsz, McCarthy, Owens, Samuelson, Sorensen

7.              To Authorize MOU between PHS WIC and CRMC.

RESULT:              CARRIED AT COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 3/21/2019 10:00 AM

MOVER:              Scott B. Samuelson, Legislator

SECONDER:              Alan Sorensen, Legislator

AYES:              Rajsz, McCarthy, Owens, Samuelson, Sorensen

8.              To Proclaim the week of April 1-7, 2019 National Public Health Week.

RESULT:              CARRIED AT COMMITTEE [UNANIMOUS]              Next: 3/21/2019 10:00 AM

MOVER:              Scott B. Samuelson, Legislator

SECONDER:              Alan Sorensen, Legislator

AYES:              Rajsz, McCarthy, Owens, Samuelson, Sorensen

Public Comment

Ken Walter made a public comment.

Adjourn

Scott Samuelson made a motion to adjourn, seconded by Mark McCarthy, meeting adjourned at 10:05am