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Resolution RS2019-1682

A resolution approving a memorandum of understanding between the Siloam Family Health Center (Siloam) and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Public Health Department (MPHD), to provide staff to Siloam to utilize Siloam’s x-ray equipment and provide x-rays to MPHD’s third-party contractors for Tuberculosis review.

WHEREAS, the memorandum of understanding between Siloam and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the MPHD, attached hereto, specifies the parties’ roles and responsibilities with regard to Tuberculosis x-ray review of refugees; and,

WHEREAS, it is in the best interest of the citizens of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County that this memorandum of understanding be approved.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:

Section 1. That the memorandum of understanding by and between the Siloam Family Health Center and The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, acting by and through the Metropolitan Board of Health, to provide staff to Siloam to utilize Siloam’s x-ray equipment and provide x-rays to MPHD’s third-party contractors for Tuberculosis review, a
copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved.

Section 2. That this resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.

Sponsor(s)

Erica Gilmore

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Legislative History

Referred toHealth, Hospitals, and Social Services Committee

IntroducedApril 16, 2019

AdoptedApril 16, 2019

ApprovedApril 17, 2019

ByMayor Briley's signature

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Last Modified: 04/26/2019 2:23 PM