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Action Item
DATE: Tuesday, June 13, 2017
TO: School Board Members
FROM: Jeff Eakins, Superintendent
Approve the Contract Renewal for Categorical Funding for Basic Registered Nursing Services Between the State of Florida, Department of Health (FLDOH) and the School Board of Hillsborough County, Florida (Academic Support and Federal Programs Division)
Categorical funding is provided annually through the FLDOH general revenue dollars and is used to fund Registered Nurse positions including, but not limited to, salaries, fringe, travel, and training.
• Demonstrate "best practices" in all aspects of safety: student, employee, visitor, facility, transportation, and health
Funds in the amount of $485,802.00 will be available in the General Fund.  For tracking purposes, the project number specific to this agenda item is 3135.  Funds from the General Appropriations Act, Human Services Budget (FLDOH, General Revenue Dollars) will be available July 3, 2017, for the fiscal year 2018 budget in the General Part One Fund.
Annual reports are submitted to the FLDOH containing data relative to student, parent, and school health staff encounters, as well as services provided by Registered Nurses.
SUBMITTED BY:  Dr. Maria Russ, Supervisor, School Health Services
Holly Saia, Ed.S., Director, Student Services Department
Tracye H. Brown, Assistant Superintendent, Academic Support and Federal Programs
Gretchen Saunders   Dr. Alberto Vázquez
Chief Business Officer
(813) 272-4270
  Chief of Staff
(813) 272-4986
    C 6.03
Hillsborough County Public Schools (Florida) * Mtg.#20170613_814 (Board Meeting) * Section C Item# 6.03