STATE OF MINNESOTA FORTY-FIFTH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-NINTH SESSION
HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES FINANCE COMMITTEE
Representative Dean, Chair of the Health and Human Services Finance Committee, called the meeting to order at 1:02pm on March 17th, 2016, in Room 200 of the State Office Building.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
DEAN, Matt Chair
McDONALD, Joe Vice Chair
Representative Dean started the meeting at 12:50pm, a quorum was NOT present.
A quorum was present at 12:55pm. The meeting was called to order at 1:02pm.
Representative Zerwas moved approval of the March 16th 2016 minutes. The motion PREVAILED. The minutes were APPROVED.
The following presented and answered questions on an update of Anoka Regional Treatment Center:
Commissioner Emily Johnson Piper, MN Department of Human Services
Jackie Spanjers, President of Local 1307, AFSCME
Todd Patzer, Lac Qui Parle County Commissioner
Angela Youngerberg, Director of Business Operations, Blue Earth County
Dr. Peter Henry, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Essentia Health – St. Joseph’s Medical Center
Dr. Peter Neifert, MD, Essentia Health – St. Joseph’s Medical Center, Brainerd
Dr. Paul Goering, MD, VP Mental Health and Addiction, Allina Health
Dr. Ian Heath, MD, Senior Director of Psychiatry, Hennepin County Medical Center
Sue Abderholden, Executive Director, NAMI Minnesota
The meeting adjourned at 2:31pm.
Representative Matt Dean, Chair
Chris Stolarzyk, Committee Legislative Assistant