Hearts of Sonoma County Meeting

October 3, 2018 from 8:00 10:00 AM

Department of Health Services
Santa Rosa Conference Room

1450 Neotomas Avenue

Santa Rosa, CA 95405
38.43281, -122.68435


1.  Welcome, Introductions & Announcements

Time: 8:00 AM

Presenter: Lori Houston, Sonoma County Department of Health Services


2. Re-grounding Hearts of Sonoma County Clinical Work

Time: 8:15 AM

Presenter: Monica Ferguson, St Joseph Health Medical Group, HSC Leadership

3. Motivational Interviewing for Tobacco Cessation (Update/Discussion)

Time: 8:30 AM

Presenter: Ariel Thomas-Urlik, Sonoma County Department of Health Services

4. Community Health Worker Workforce (Brainstorm/Discussion)

Time: 8:45 AM

Presenter: Jennifer McClendon, Center for Well-Being


5. Clinical Community Linkages from a Community Health Worker’s Perspective

Time: 9:00 AM

Presenter: Xochilt Quintana, Center for Well-Being; Jennifer McClendon, Center for Well-Being

6. Community Engagement Outreach Update

Time: 9:15 AM

Presenter: Martin Rivarola, Center for Well-Being

7. Portfolio Work Group Update

Time: 9:15 AM

Presenter: Cathryn Couch, Ceres Community Project; Jennifer McClendon, Center for Well- Being; Ellen Barnett, Integrative Medical Center Foundation; Michelle Rosaschi, Redwood Community Health Coalition

8. Hearts of Sonoma County Committee Business

Time: 9:30 AM

Presenter: Lori Houston, Department of Health Services

  • ACTION: Approve August and September Meeting Minutes

9. Public Comment

Time: 9:45 AM 

Next Meeting: November 7, 2018, 8:00 AM -10:00 AM 

Times are approximate
Presenters are subject to change

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

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 200, Santa Rosa, CA 95405,  (707) 565-6680 or through the California Relay Service by dialing 711.

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1450 Neotomas Ave.

Suite 200

Santa Rosa, CA 95405