Tag: Group B Water Programs

29
Apr

Hits and Misses for Local Public Health Funding

A few highlights of the hits (good) and misses (bad) of this biennium’s operating budget. Hit: On-going and stable funding for Foundational Public Health Services (FPHS). The legislature funded Foundational Public Health Services at $22 million on-going funding. This is a hopeful first step toward the full funding of all areas within FPHS. (Remember, through the needs assessment – this

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29
Jan

Public Health Update

State funding for local Group B Water Programs is in jeopardy and a supplemental budget request was made by the Department of Health (DOH).  DOH has provided funding for local Group B water programs for the last year.  This funding helped LHJs in NE Tri, Okanogan, Lincoln, Grant, Klickitat, and Grays Harbor establish their own programs. Funding was also provided

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