BOARD OF HEALTH
May 17, 2006
Commissionersí Conference Room
Commissioner Faye Stewart presided with Commissioners Bobby Green, Sr., Anna Morrison and Peter Sorenson present.† Bill Dwyer was excused.† County Administrator Bill Van Vactor, County Counsel Teresa Wilson and Recording Secretary Melissa Zimmer were also present.
† 1.†††††† SEMI-ANNUAL BOARD OF HEALTH REPORT
††††††††††† Rob Rockstroh, Health and Human Services, reported that family mediation had a special program for children going through a divorce.† He noted there were 526 parents attending that class in the past six months.
††††††††††† Rockstroh reported that the school based clinics and the community health centers are looking at issues regarding community health centers.† He said it is the Human Services Commissioní preference toward going with a 190 issue.
††††††††††† Green indicated the challenge with the HSC and the FQHC is the amount of revenue they can collect and the expenses.† He said they asked the group to do a financial analysis and then discuss restructuring.
††††††††††† Rockstroh reported they did a good job of getting partners that are family oriented into the Lane County Mental Health Building.
††††††††††† With regard to Lane Care, the Oregon Health Plan for mental health services, Rockstroh commented that in Lane County the demand for psychiatric services is higher than anywhere else in the state.† He didnít know why Lane County was different.
††††††††††† Rockstroh reported they are transitioning family planning to the Riverstone Clinic.
††††††††††† Rockstroh discussed Parole and Probation.
† 2.†††††† APPROVAL OF MINUTES:† None.
There being no further business, Commissioner Stewart adjourned the meeting at 9:20 a.m.