STATE OF MINNESOTA THIRTIETH MEETING
HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES EIGHTY-FIFTH SESSION
COMMITTEE ON HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Representative Paul Thissen, Chair of the Committee, called the meeting to order at 5:05 P.M. on Thursday, October 18, 2007 in Hibbing High School Library, 800 East 21st Street, Hibbing, MN.
The Committee Legislative Assistant noted the roll.
THISSEN, Paul (Chair)
ABELER, Jim LIEBLING, Tina
ANDERSON, Bruce NORTON, Kim
BROD, Laura OTREMBA, Mary Ellen
FINSTAD, Brad RUUD, Maria
FRITZ, Patti (Vice-Chair) THAO, Cy
GOTTWALT, Steve TSCHUMPER, Ken
HAMILTON, Rod WALKER, Neva
A quorum was not present.
Other members present:
ANZELC, Tom PEPPIN, Joyce
DEAN, Matt SERTICH, Tony
Rural Health Overview
The Access Project Data: Dr. Alana Knutson, Associate Director, University of North Dakota Center for Rural Health
Access and Workforce Issues: Mark Schoenbaum, Director, Minnesota Department of Health Office of Rural Health and Primary Care
Larry Pfaff, CEO/President, Fairview Range Regional Resources
Dr. Jerry Pedersen, HCC Dental Clinic, University of Minnesota
Dr. Jan Baldwin, Family Physician
The meeting was adjourned at 7:00 P.M.
Rep. Paul Thissen, CHAIR
Committee Legislative Assistant