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File #: 16-0296R    Version: 0 Name: Maryland Faith Community Health Network
Type: City Council Resolution Status: Adopted
File created: 3/21/2016 In control: City Council
On agenda: Final action: 3/21/2016
Enactment #:
Title: Maryland Faith Community Health Network FOR the purpose of commending the local faith community, Sinai Hospital and LifeBridge Health, and the Maryland Citizens' Health Initiative Education Fund for their exciting new commitment to improving public health throughout Baltimore with the Maryland Faith Community Health Network.
Sponsors: Sharon Green Middleton, Bill Henry, President Young, Helen L. Holton, Brandon M. Scott, Eric T. Costello, Warren Branch, Mary Pat Clarke, Rochelle Spector, James B. Kraft, Nick Mosby, Carl Stokes, Robert Curran, William "Pete" Welch, Edward Reisinger
Indexes: Faith Community, Health, Maryland, Network
Attachments: 1. 16-0296R~1st Reader
* WARNING: THIS IS AN UNOFFICIAL, INTRODUCTORY COPY OF THE BILL.
THE OFFICIAL COPY CONSIDERED BY THE CITY COUNCIL IS THE FIRST READER COPY.
INTRODUCTORY*

CITY OF BALTIMORE
COUNCIL BILL R
(Resolution)

Introduced by: Councilmember Middleton



A RESOLUTION ENTITLED

A COUNCIL RESOLUTION concerning
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Maryland Faith Community Health Network
FOR the purpose of commending the local faith community, Sinai Hospital and LifeBridge Health, and the Maryland Citizens' Health Initiative Education Fund for their exciting new commitment to improving public health throughout Baltimore with the Maryland Faith Community Health Network.
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WHEREAS, On February 15, 2016, local faith congregations, LifeBridge Health facility Sinai Hospital, and the Maryland Citizens? Health Initiative Education Fund launched the Maryland Faith Community Health Network.

WHEREAS, The Maryland Faith Community Health Network brings together hospitals and faith congregations throughout Baltimore City to improve the health of the community.

WHEREAS, The Maryland Faith Community Health Network is based on a similar model in Memphis, Tennessee, which has been successfully improving health outcomes since 2007.

WHEREAS, The Maryland Faith Community Health Network welcomes other participants in Baltimore City.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF BALTIMORE, that the Baltimore City Council commends the local faith community, Sinai Hospital and LifeBridge Health, and the Maryland Citizens? Health Initiative Education Fund for their exciting new commitment to improving public health throughout Baltimore with the Maryland Faith Commun...

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