October 14, 2021 - 10:00am

Texas Department of State Health Services, Bernstein Building, Conference Room K-100,
1100 West 49th Street,
Austin, TX 78756

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  1. Chairman’s welcome and introductions
  2. Establish a quorum – roll call and possible action to approve excused absences
  3. Statewide Health Coordinating Council (SHCC) discussion and possible action to approve June 3, 2021, Meeting Minutes
  4. Round-table discussion on areas of inclusion in next State Health Plan
  5. SHCC agency representatives’ reports
    1. Texas Health and Human Services Commission (HHSC)
    2. Texas Department of State Health Services
    3. Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board
  6. Report on SHCC representation on the HHSC E-Health Advisory Committee
  7. Health Professions Resource Center and SHCC coordinator’s report
  8. Texas Center for Nursing Workforce Studies report
  9. Administrative items and next steps
    1. 2022 tentative SHCC meeting dates: March 3, 2022; June 2, 2022; October 13, 2022
  10. Public comment and adjourn

Note: The SHCC may act upon any agenda item.

For Additional Information Contact: Ashlee Bledsoe, PhD, at 512-776-6541 or SHCC@dshs.texas.gov, Department of State Health Services, 1100 West 49th Street, Austin, Texas 78756.

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

Persons with disabilities who wish to attend the meeting and require auxiliary aids or services should contact Anne Nordhaus at 512-776-3862 or SHCC@dshs.texas.gov at least 72 hours prior to the meeting so that appropriate arrangements may be made.