Hearts of Sonoma County Membership Meeting

November 4, 2020 from 8:00 9:30 AM

REMINDER: Members will receive a unique link to join this zoom meeting.

All others, please use this link:


Webinar ID: 845 4848 3005

Passcode: 902928

By Telephone: (669) 900.9128

Webinar ID: 845 4848 3005


1. Welcome & Announcements

Time: 8:00 AM

Facilitator: Cathryn Couch, Ceres Community Project & Hearts Leadership Team

Welcome & Mission

Group check-in: What is your favorite thing about Fall?

Review Agenda

2. Clinical Tobacco Update

(Presentation & Discussion)

Time: 8:15 AM – 8:45 AM

Facilitators/Presenters: Ariel Thomas-Urlik & Therese Voge, Sonoma County Department of Health Services Tobacco Team

Objective: Revisit the survey the Tobacco team conducted a year ago to assess clinical practices around tobacco screening and referrals and share how several clinical teams have made changes and improvements.

3. Social Isolation, Stress & Depression – How to Best Support Patients


Time: 8:45 AM – 9:15 AM

Facilitators: Karissa Moreno, CWB

Objective: Stress, social isolation and depression all have negative impacts on health. The pandemic and fires have exacerbated these conditions for many, and now as the holidays and shortest days of the year are approaching. What are Hearts of Sonoma County members and partners doing to support patients’ and clients’ mental and emotional health? How might Hearts of Sonoma County work together to address these impacts as known risk factors for cardiovascular disease?

4. Hearts of Sonoma County Committee Business

Time: 9:15 AM

Facilitators: Hearts of Sonoma County Leadership Team

  • ACTION: Approve October 2020 HSC meeting minutes – Cathryn Couch
  • Update on Hearts of Sonoma County data sharing – Lori Houston

5. Public Comment

Time: 9:25 AM 

6. Recap & Adjourn

Time: 9:30 AM 

  Times are approximate. Facilitators/presenters are subject to change.

Next Membership Meeting: December 2, 2020, 8:00 AM

Upcoming agenda topics:

  • Revisiting Hearts of Sonoma County 2020-21 Goals and 2021 Planning

More Information:

CHI Coordinator – Lori Houston - Lori.Houston@sonoma-county.org or (707) 565-5366

Hearts Backbone Coordinator – Cathryn Couch – cathryn@ceresproject.org or (707) 829-5833 ext. 132

Note: Meetings are open to the public. Persons wishing to address Hearts of Sonoma County are invited to speak during the Public Comment period. For information on access for persons with disabilities, contact Department of Health Services, 1450 Neotomas Avenue, Suite 201 Santa Rosa, CA 95405, (707) 565-4700 or through the California Relay Service by dialing 711.