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JEFFERSON COUNTY BOARD OF HEALTH <br />MINUTES <br />Thursday September, 20, 2007 <br />Board Members: <br />Phil Johnson- County Commissioner District # 9 <br />David Sullivan — County Commissioner District #2 <br />John Austin, Vice Chairman — County Commissioner District #3 <br />Jill Buhler — Hospital Commissioner District #2 <br />Geoff Masci — Por-t Townsend City Council <br />Sheila Westerman — Citi .Zen at Large (City) <br />Roberta Frissell, Chair— Citi .Zen at Large (County) <br />Sta Members: <br />Thomas Locke, MD, Health Ofcer <br />Jean Baldwin, Public Health Services Director <br />Julia Danskin, Nursing Programs Director <br />Mike McNickle, Environmental Health <br />WaterQuality Director <br />Meeting was called to order at 2:30 pm on September 20, 2007 by Chair Frissell in the <br />conference room of Jefferson County Public Health. All members were presents with the <br />exception of Member Buhler. A quorum was present. <br />APPROVAL OF AGENDA <br />Board Member Sullivan moved to approve the agenda with the addition of two New <br />Business Agenda Items: 2007 Shoreline Survey and Clean Water District. Member <br />Johnson seconded the motion, which carried by a unanimous vote. <br />APPROVAL OF MINUTES <br />Board Member Westerman moved to approve the minutes of August 16, 2007 as <br />written. Board Member Austin seconded the motion, which carried by a unanimous <br />vote. <br />None <br />PUBLIC COMMENTS <br />OLD BUSINESS <br />National Health Service Corps Provider Recruitment <br />Member Buhler testified at the Rural Health Conference in Washington, D.C. Dr. Locke <br />spoke to the Board about recruiting National Health Service Corps health care providers <br />stating that it is a competitive process and that there are more requests than there are <br />providers. Dr. Locke spoke of the success of the National Health Service Corp and the <br />role it's played in covering the rural communities and said this may be a viable option for <br />recruiting a position for South County. <br />Jefferson County Board of Health, September 20, 2007 <br />Page 1 of 7 <br />