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California Conference of Local Health Officers (CCLHO)

Communicable Disease Control and Prevention Committee Meeting

February 6, 2017

Meeting:                  California Conference of Local Health Officers (CCLHO) Communicable Disease Control and Prevention Committee Meeting

Date:                         Thursday, February 16, 2017

Time:                         9:15 am to 1:15 pm

Location:                  California Department of Public Health (CDPH)

                                    1500 Capitol Avenue, Training Room A, Sacramento, CA 95814

This meeting is scheduled as noted above and is called under Section 100925 of the Health and Safety Code.  CCLHO will conduct the February Communicable Disease Control and Prevention Committee meeting in person and through WebEx. Call Ashley Barbosa at (916) 440-7593 or Leah Northrop at (916) 440-7594 with questions at least one day prior to the meeting.

You may attend the CCLHO Communicable Disease Control and Prevention Committee meeting in person, teleconference or via WebEx.  See below for details.

  1. IN PERSON:  Two parking lots are open on K Street between 15th and 16th Streets.  Please note that prior approval is required for Health Officer travel reimbursement.  Please also allow time to check in with security.
  2. TELECONFERENCE INTO THE MEETING: 
                   DIAL IN:  1-855-797-9485
                   ACCESS CODE:  Enter Attendee access code: 927 722 466 
                   To "MUTE" OR "UNMUTE" your phone, PRESS *6 
  3. WEBEX: By joining the meeting through your computer, you will be able to view any PowerPoint presentations and other meeting documents. 
    LINK TO ACCESS THE WEBEX
     If at any point you have difficulty using WebEx, please use the support link provided in the meeting invite.​ ​

    9:15 - Co-Chairs Report

    Robert Kim-Farley, MD, MPH, Los Angeles; and Barbara Cole, RN, PHN, MSN, Riverside

    • Introductions
    • Action Item: Approval of Minutes: December 15 CDCP meeting
    • Discussion
    • Public Comment
    • Vote
    • CCLHO Board Actions and Other Items and Updates
    • CCLHO Policy Platform update
    • TB testing/screening requirement legislative/regulatory changes
    • Endorsement of the California Tuberculosis Elimination Plan
    • CalOSHA modification of the ATD standard for TB testing for health care workers
    • Discussion
    • Public Comment 

    9:20 - Presentation:  Facility Reporting Requirements under the Healthcare Associated Infections Program and Vital Records (Death Certificates) Requirements

    Lynn Janssen, Chief, and Erin Epson, MD, Assistant Chief, Healthcare Associated Infections Program, Center for Healthcare Quality; and Ellen Badley, MHA, Chief, Public Health Policy and Research Branch, Center for Health Statistics and Informatics, CDPH 

    • Discussion
    • Public Comment

    9:55 - CCLHO Legislation Barbara Cole, RN, PHN, MSN, Riverside

    • Legislative assignments for analysis/review
    • Pending legislation for consideration
    • Guidance on implementation of SB 792 by the Department of Social Services (DSS)
      • Discussion
      • Public Comment
    • Future Legislative Considerations
    • Discussion
    • Public Comment

    10:10 - Legislative Updates

    Health Officer Association of California (HOAC) – Kat DeBurgh, MPH, Executive Director

      • Update on legislative bills and issues
      • Discussion
      • Public Comment
    • Action Item: Recommendation on SB 43 - Antimicrobial Resistant Diseases)
      • Discussion
      • Public Comment
      • Vote
    • Action Item: Proposed Bill Language for HIV Decriminalization
      • Discussion
      • Public Comment
      • Vote
    • Action Item: Proposed Bill Language for Additional Antimicrobial Resistant Disease Related Bills
      • Discussion
      • Public Comment
      • Vote
    • Action Item: Recommendation on AB 251 (Bonta) Health and Care Facilities
      • Discussion
      • Public Comment
      • Vote
    • Action Item: Recommendation on AB 227 (Monning) Vocational Nurse: Feeding Tube Services: Neurodegenerative Conditions
      • Discussion
      • Public Comment
      • Vote
      • Update on regulatory issues
      • Other HOAC updates

    Updates by other organizations (invited)

    • County Health Executives Association of California (CHEAC)
    • California Medical Association (CMA)
    • Discussion
    • Public Comment

    10:35 - Presentation:  Omnibus Regulation Clean-Up Package (Title 17) Update

    Allison Jacobsen, MPH, Research Scientist; and Julie Arena, JD, Legislative and Regulations Coordinator, Division of Communicable Disease Control, CDPH

    • Discussion
    • Public Comment
    11:00 - BREAK

     11:15 - Center for Infectious Diseases (CID) Update, California Department of Public Health (CDPH)

    • Center and Division of Communicable Disease Control (DCDC) Update Gil Chavez, MD, MPH, Deputy Director, CID, CDPH
      • Proposed Governor's Budget Update for CDPH (SFY 2017-18)
      • Zika Funding Update
      • Invasive Meningococcal Disease Update
    • Discussion
    • Public Comment

    11:30 - Infectious Diseases Update

    • Branch Update – Duc Vugia, MD, Chief, Infectious Diseases Branch on at noon
    • CA Association of Communicable Disease Controllers (CACDC) Report
    • CA Association of Public Health Laboratory Directors (CAPHLD) Report
    • Discussion
    • Public Comment

    11:45 - Correctional Health Update

    California Correctional Health Care Services Update – Janet Mohle-Boetani, MD, MPH

    • Discussion
    • Public Comment

    11:55 - Communicable Disease Emergency Response Update

    Juan Ruiz, MD, MPH, Dr.PH, Chief, Communicable Disease Emergency Response Program (CDER)

    • Discussion
    • Public Comment

    12:05 - Sexually Transmitted Diseases Update

    • Branch Update - Heidi Bauer, MD, MPH, Chief, Sexually Transmitted Diseases Control Branch
    • Adult Viral Hepatitis – Rachel McLean, MPH, Hepatitis Coordinator
      • Strategic Plan Status
    • California STD/HIV Controllers Association (CSTD/HIVA) Report
    • Discussion
      • Public Comment

    12:20 - HIV/AIDS Update

    • Karen Marks, MD, MPH, Chief, Office of AIDS
    • Discussion
    • Public Comment

    12:30 - Tuberculosis Update

    • Branch Update – Jennifer Flood, MD, MPH, Chief, Tuberculosis Control Branch
    • CA Tuberculosis Controllers Association (CTCA) Report
    • Discussion
    • Public Comment

    12:45 - Healthcare Associated Infections Update

    Erin Epson, MD, Assistant Chief, Healthcare Associated Infections Program

    • Legionella Guidance and the role of the HAI program and LHDs
    • Update on Mycobacterium chimaera Infections associated with exposure to Sorin 3T Heater-Cooler Devices during Open Chest Cardiac Surgery
    • Discussion
    • Public Comment

    12:55 - Immunizations Update

    Sarah Royce, MD, MPH, Chief, Immunization Branch

    • Discussion
    • Public Comment

    1:05 - Agenda Items for Future Meetings

    • Review list of potential agenda item topics
    • Discussion
    • Public Comment

    1:10 - Public Comment for Items Not on the Agenda

    • Discussion
    • Public Comment
    1:15 - Adjourn
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