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AGENDA: Board of Health November 7, 2018 at 6:00 P.M. in the Mayor's Reception Room, 375 Merrimack St., 2nd floor, Lowell, MA 01852.

November 1, 2018

Michael Geary, City Clerk 375 Merrimack Street Lowell, Massachusetts 01852

Dear Mr. Geary: In accordance with Chapter 303 of the Acts of 1975 you are hereby notified that a meeting of the Lowell Board of Health will be held on Wednesday, November 7, 2018 @ 6:00 P.M. in the Mayor's Reception Room, 375 Merrimack St., 2nd floor, Lowell, MA 01852.

AGENDA:


1.

New Business

1.I.

For Acceptance: Minutes of the October 3, 2018 meeting of the Board of Health

Motion: To approve and accept the minutes of the October 3, 2018 meeting of the Board of Health.
1.II.

For Review: Tobacco Control Monthly Report submitted by Cesar Pungirum, Program Director.

1.V.

For Review: Trinity EMS, Inc Reports.

Inclusive of Monthly Overdose Report(s) and Quarter 3 Report
1.VI.

Informational: Article from JAMA August 28, 2018, vol 320 Number 8 p769-778

"Effect of a Strategy of Initial Laryngeal Tube Insertion vs Endotracheal Intubation on 72-Hour Survival in Adults With Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest. A Randomized Clinical Trial." Henry E. Wang, MD et. al. JAMA.2018;320(8):769-778. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.7044
1.VII.

Informational: Article from JAMA August 28, 2018 vol. 320 Number 8 p779-791

"Effect of a Strategy of a Supraglottic Airway Device vs Tracheal Intubation During Out-of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest on Functional Outcome. The AIRWAYS-2 Randomized Clinical Trial." by Jonathan R. Benger, MD, et al. JAMA.2018;320(8):779-791. doi:10.1001/jama.2018.11597
1.VIII.

For Review: Board of Health 2019 meeting schedule

To discuss 2019 Board of Health Meeting schedule.
2.

Old Business

2.I.

For Review: Draft Letter of Support RE: National Gas Pipelines Health Assessment Testing.

Motion: To approve and sign/modify draft letter of support revised at October 3, 2018 Board of Health meeting.
3.

Director's Report

3.I.

Informational: Syringe Collection Program Coordinator

4.

Motion: To adjourn.

THE NEXT MEETING OF THE LOWELL BOARD OF HEALTH WILL BE HELD
ON DECEMBER 5, 2018 AT 6:00 PM IN THE MAYOR'S RECEPTION ROOM.