Health Board sets Jan. 12 meeting

The Huntington County Board of Health will meet Monday, Jan. 12, at 7 p.m. in the G.A.R. Room on the second floor of the Huntington County Courthouse.

Board members will hear reports from the Department of Health staff for the fourth quarter of 2008 and a report from the public health nurse on her goals for the first quarter of 2009.

Board members also plan to discuss an assessment of local public health needs, library access to vital records, membership in the Indiana Association of Local Boards of Health and prepare a list of possible candidates for appointment to the Board of Health which will be submitted to the Huntington County Board of Commissioners.

Also on the agenda are an update on unfunded mandates and rules of law and an update on a preparedness grant.

For information, call the Huntington County Department of Health at 358-4831.