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Meeting Name: Health & Hospitals Committee Agenda status: Final
Meeting date/time: 5/10/2017 9:45 AM Minutes status: Final  
Meeting location: Cook County Building, Board Room, 118 North Clark Street, Chicago, Illinois
Published agenda: Agenda Agenda Published minutes: Minutes Minutes  
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Attachments: Health and Hospitals 5-10-2017 Supplemental Agenda.pdf
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17-3151 1 Approval of the minutes from the meeting of 2/7/2017Committee MinutesCOMMITTEE MINUTES Approval of the minutes from the meeting of 2/7/2017approvePass Action details Video Video
17-1572 1 Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH) CCDPH Quarterly ReportReportREPORT Department: Cook County Department of Public Health (CCDPH) Request: Receive & File Report Title: CCDPH Quarterly Report Report Period: Quarterly Summary: The Cook County Department of Public Health hereby presents its Quarterly Report to the Cook County Board of Commissioners in their capacity as the Board of Health of Cook County.recommend for approvalPass Action details Video Video
17-2406 1 URGING THE ILLINOIS GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO SUPPORT HB105/SB868, “THE DRIVE FOR LIFE ACT”ResolutionPROPOSED RESOLUTION URGING THE ILLINOIS GENERAL ASSEMBLY TO SUPPORT HB105/SB868, “THE DRIVE FOR LIFE ACT” WHEREAS, more than 4,700 Illinoisans wait for lifesaving organ donations, with one Illinois resident added to the transplant list every 10 minutes; and WHEREAS, 300 Illinoisans - nearly one per day - die every year while waiting for life-saving transplants; and WHEREAS, Illinois is one of only three states that does not provide the opportunity for 16 and 17-year-olds to register their wishes to become organ and tissue donors; and WHEREAS, the Illinois Secretary of State manages the First Person Consent organ and tissue donor registry for the state of Illinois and is partnering with Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network to provide 16 and 17-year-olds with the opportunity to register as organ and tissue donors; and WHEREAS, Gift of Hope Organ & Tissue Donor Network is a not-for-profit organ procurement organization that coordinates organ and tissue donation and provides public education on donation in Illinois and northwest Indiana; and WHEREAS, the Cook recommend for approvalPass Action details Not available