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Meeting Date: 02/06/2019  
Submitted For: Leslie Horton
Department: Community Health Services  

Action Requested
Community Health Services - Accept grant funding in the amount of $25,000.00 from the State of Arizona for the establishment of a local Opioid Fatality Review Team, establish a new fund number for the grant program, and authorize the Community Health Services Director to sign all related documents. 
Brief Explanation of Need
Pursuant to Arizona Department of Health Services contract terms: In Partnership with MATFORCE, Community Health Services is to develop and organize a local opioid fatality review team to investigate drug overdose fatalities that have occurred in Yavapai County and utilize data to identify potential risk factors for opioid overdose, recommend and establish local policies to prevent additional overdose deaths, and increase coordination between state and local agencies in the development of new substance abuse prevention projects and initiatives.

Yavapai County Board of Supervisors Resolution No. 1954 delegated authority to the Director of Community Health Services to authorize and sign, on behalf of the Board of Supervisors, contracts, Intergovernmental Agreements, amendments, memorandums of agreement and other documents related to the on-going operations of approved health services programs operating under the department of the Yavapai County Community Health Services.

Leslie Horton, Community Health Services Director
Source of Revenue
Arizona Department of Health Services
Have Notice/Publication Requirements Been Met
Contract or Agreement
Intergovernmental Agreement attached
Legal Approval Notes

Fiscal Impact
Overdose Fatality Review
Resolution No. 1954

Legal Approval: Yes- Legal Counsel has reviewed the attached agreement/contract
and has found it to be in proper form

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