October 9, 2019 - 9:00am

Department of State Health Services (DSHS)
1100 West 49th Street, Room K-100
Austin, TX 78756

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This meeting will be available by teleconference.
Call-in Number: 1-877-820-7831; Passcode: 899597#

  1. Call to Order/Welcome
  2. August 7, 2019 and October 4, 2019 Meeting Minutes
  3. Public Health Workforce 101
  4. Medicaid Billing for Local Health Departments
  5. Infectious Disease Surveillance
  6. Technology in Public Health
  7. Public Health Emergency Preparedness Funding Formula Vote
  8. 1115 Waiver Transition
  9. 2019 Annual Report Review
  10. Public Comment
  11. Timelines, Next Steps, Announcements and Future Meeting Dates
  12. Adjourn

The committee may take any action on any agenda item.

Contact: Questions regarding agenda items, content, or meeting arrangements should be directed Glenna Laughlin, DSHS, 512-776-6323, Glenna.Laughlin@dshs.texas.gov.

This meeting is open to the public.  No reservations are required, and there is no cost to attend this meeting.

People with disabilities who wish to attend the meeting and require auxiliary aids or services should contact Glenna Laughlin at 512-776-6323 or Glenna.Laughline@dshs.texas.gov at least 72 hours before the meeting so appropriate arrangements can be made.

Texas Penal Code Section 46.035(c) states: "A license holder commits an offense if the license holder intentionally, knowingly, or recklessly carries a handgun under the authority of Subchapter H, Chapter 411, Texas Government Code, regardless of whether the handgun is concealed or carried in a shoulder or belt holster, in the room or rooms where a meeting of a governmental entity is held and if the meeting is an open meeting subject to Chapter 551, Texas Government Code, and the entity provided notice as required by that chapter."

Please note that this governmental meeting is, in the opinion of counsel representing the Health and Human Services system, an open meeting subject to Chapter 551, Texas Government Code, and the Health and the Human Services system is providing notice of this meeting as required by Chapter 551. In addition, please note that the written communication required by Texas Penal Code Sections 30.06 and 30.07, prohibiting both concealed and open carry of handguns by Texas Government Code Chapter 411 licensees, will be posted at the entrances to this governmental meeting.