Midwives Advisory Board Meeting Agenda

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 1:00 p.m.
North Campus, 1st Floor Public Meeting Room #125E
1106 Clayton Lane, Austin, Texas


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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call, Certification of Quorum, and Introductions
  3. Approval of Minutes – Meeting of March 27, 2017
  4. Public Comment
    **Any person wishing to address the Advisory Board should complete a Public Comment Form and submit it to the Executive Assistant**
  5. Staff Reports
    1. Executive Office
      1. Legislative Update
      2. Bill Implementation Timeline
      3. Recent Developments
    2. Compliance Division
      1. Public Outreach – Compliance Attendance at Professional Association Meetings and other outreach activities
      2. Health Professions Section Update
    3. Education and Examination Division
      1. Current Projects
      2. Education & Examination Statistics and Trends
    4. Enforcement Division
      1. Enforcement report including statistics on cases, orders, and penalties
      2. Recent and upcoming projects
    5. Licensing Division
      1. Licensing Statistics
  6. Update from work groups and possible recommendation:
    1. Standard of Care workgroup to review and make recommendations regarding standard of care matters and rules
    2. Education and Examination workgroup to review “Integrative Resuscitation of the Newborn” and a discussion regarding approving this as an accepted course for licensed midwives.
  7. Recommendations for agenda items for next Board meeting
  8. Discussion of date, time, and location of next Board meeting
  9. Adjournment