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Thursday, April 6, 2017

April 6, 2017
Contract Support Cost National Workgroup Update (PDF)

Purpose of the workgroup; Focus; Significant changes in policy; CSC New tool; Policy as guide; Future Activities

By Miller
April 6, 2017
National Budget Formulation for FY 2019 (PDF)

California Representatives; FY 2019 Budget; CA & National Area Health Priorities; Health Priority Narratives for Additional Funding FY 2019; FY 2019 Budget Summary; Recommended Increase;

By Garcia
April 6, 2017
Tribal Leaders Diabetes Committee (TLDC) Report (PDF)

California Indian Health; California Area Special Diabetes Program for Indians (SDPI); SDPI Grants; Distribution of CA SDPI Best Practices for FY 2016; SDPI FY 2016; SDPI Outcomes; TLDC Meeting Highlights - Feb 8-9, 2017; Legislative Priorities; Federal Trust Responsibilities; Find your Representative; California US Senators;

By Nelson
April 6, 2017
Purchased/Referred Care (PRC) (PDF)

Formerly Contract Health Services (CHS) Workgroup; California Representatives; Charge of the Workgroup; Update

By Johnson
April 6, 2017
FY 2019 IHS Budget Recommendations - FAAB (PDF)

FAAB - Facilities Appropriation Advisory Board; Background; California Representatives; FAAB Recommendations; Basis for recommendations - Health Care Facilities Construction (HCFC), Sanitation Facilities Construction (SFC), Equipment, Maintenance and Improvement (M&I), Facilities and Environmental Health Support (FEHS)

By Garcia
April 6, 2017
Behavioral Health Workgroup (PDF)

California Representatives; FY 2017 Behavioral Health National Meeting; FY 2015 Methamphetamine Suicide Prevention Initiative; FY 2015 Domestic/Intimate Partner Violence Initiative (DVPI);

By Phillips
April 6, 2017
Tribal Self-Governance (PDF)

California Representatives; Conference for FY 2017; Training for FY 2017; Meeting for FY 2017

By Coleman
April 6, 2017
Comprehensive Approach to Suicide Prevention in Indian Communities (PDF)

Outline; Primary arguments for need of comprehensive approach; General Risk Factors; Native Suicide: A Multi-factorial Event; How to create a comprehensive plan?; Elements of USAF comprehensive community suicide plan; Community needs and strategic planning; Suicide Prevention Resource Center (SPRC) 7 steps to planning; Describe the problem; Set goals; Identify key risks and protective strategies; Select interventions; Develop an evaluation plan; Create action plan; Implement, evaluate and improve; Effects of suicide on others; Contagion effect; Other negative effects; Elements of effective postvention response; Steps for tribal leaders; Resources; Find Support

By Sprenger
April 6, 2017
State of Emergency (PDF)

Weitchpec is located on the upper part of the Yurok Reservation. Weitchpec's tribal member population is 140. Weitchpec had 7 suicides. Weitchpec's suicide rate is higher than the national average for Native Americans. These slides demonstrate the planning and actions taken by tribal members to address this state of emergency.

By Weitchpec