ADOPTED - JULY 26, 2005
Agenda Item No. 24
Introduced by the Human Services and Finance Committees of the:
INGHAM COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS
RESOLUTION TO AUTHORIZE A PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING
LETTER OF UNDERSTANDING WITH THE
INGHAM INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL DISTRICT
WHEREAS, the Ingham Intermediate School District is the administrator of Michigan’s Early‑On Program, a program to identify and serve high risk infants and children through three years of age; and
WHEREAS, the Health Department’s Public Health Nursing Unit and the Child Health Clinic represent important resources to identify, prevent, and correct health problems in high risk infants and children; and
WHEREAS, in FY 1996‑97, the Intermediate School District initiated a Letter of Understanding with Ingham County to help support public health nursing services to high risk infants and children; and
WHEREAS, the Intermediate School District proposes to execute a new Letter of Understanding for public health nursing and paraprofessional outreach services for FY 2005‑2006; and
WHEREAS, the Health Officer recommends that the Board of Commissioners authorize an agreement with the Intermediate School District to accept the funds and provide the supportive services.
THEREFORE BE IT RESOLVED, that the Ingham County Board of Commissioners authorizes an agreement with the Ingham Intermediate School District to provide up to $125,141 in Early‑On funds to reimburse Ingham County for public health nursing and paraprofessional services to high risk infants and children.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the period of the agreement shall be July 1, 2005 through June 30, 2006.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED, that the Board Chairperson is authorized to sign the agreement and to sign any documents that might be required by the Intermediate School District, after review by the County Attorney.
HUMAN SERVICES: Yeas: Hertel, Celentino, Dedden, Holman, Severino
Nays: None Absent: Weatherwax-Grant Approved 7/18/05
FINANCE: Yeas: Dedden, Swope, Hertel, Schor, Dougan
Nays: None Absent: Thomas Approved 7/20/05