Commissioners Court - Regular   4. B. 1.          
Meeting Date: 07/09/2013  
DSHS /STDs and HIV/AIDS
Department: Health Department

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RECOMMENDATION
Discuss and consider executing an amendment to original contract 2013-041393 with the Department of State Health Services (DSHS) providing for control and prevention of Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD’s) and HIV/AIDS for an additional $2,908 for the period of September 1, 2012 through August 31, 2013; authorize Annette Rodriguez, M.P.H., Director of the Corpus Christi-Nueces County Public Health District, to sign on behalf of Nueces County.
BACKGROUND
The Corpus Christi-Nueces County Public Health District has received an amendment for an additional $2,908 to provide financial assistance to cover the increased costs associated with syphilis and/or HIV morbidity.
DISCUSSION
The Corpus Christi-Nueces County Public Health District is in receipt of Contract No. 2013-041393 Change No. 002B with DSHS to conduct programs to control and prevent the spread of sexually transmitted diseases (STD’s) including human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/AIDS) and viral hepatitis.

Attachments
STD Contract
STD Budget