HCHD board to discuss upcoming election
The Hutchinson County Hospital District Board of Directors will be holding discussion about its upcoming election at its upcoming meeting.The meeting is set for 7:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 9, 2012, in the executive board room of Golden Plains Community Hospital.Both Dr. Jock Lee, DVM, and Joe Mihm are elected members of the board whose terms will come up this spring. Dr. Lee is currently serving as chairman of the board. John Edgington, one of the appointed members of the board, is also seeing his position expire as well. All three are eligible for reelection or reappointment to the board.In other old business, the board will discuss and act on Stinnett/Fritch EMS subsidies, a report from the Fritch EMS, and recommended future agenda items. Under new business, the board will discuss and take action on grant money.Under the finance committee report, the board will discuss and act on disbursement approval and an intergovernmental transfer. Action will also be taken on the November 2011 financial statement under the CFO report.A construction and physician update will be given during CEO Dennis Jack’s comment time. The board will also hear county EMS reports, have a time for public comment, consider approval on December meeting minutes, and tentatively schedule its next meeting for Feb. 6, 2012.