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File #: 151757    Version: 0
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 3/29/2016 In control: COMMON COUNCIL
On agenda: Final action: 4/15/2016
Effective date:    
Title: Resolution relative to the acceptance and funding of the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program from the State of Wisconsin Department of Health Services.
Sponsors: THE CHAIR
Indexes: GRANTS
Attachments: 1. Grant Analysis Form, 2. Grant Budget Form, 3. Hearing Notice List
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsMeeting DetailsVideo
4/26/20160 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Meeting details Not available
4/15/20160 COMMON COUNCIL ADOPTEDPass14:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
4/7/20160 PUBLIC SAFETY COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION AND ASSIGNED

Minutes note: Appearing: Dave Piedt - Business Operation Manager MHD
Pass3:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
4/7/20160 FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE RECOMMENDED FOR ADOPTION

Minutes note: Individual appearing: David Piedt, Health Department
Pass4:0 Action details Meeting details Video Video
4/4/20160 FINANCE & PERSONNEL COMMITTEE HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Meeting details Not available
3/29/20160 COMMON COUNCIL ASSIGNED TO   Action details Meeting details Not available

Number                     

151757

 

Version

ORIGINAL

 

Reference

 

Sponsor

The Chair

 

Title

Resolution relative to the acceptance and funding of the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program from the State of Wisconsin Department of Health Services.

 

Analysis

This resolution authorizes the Health Department to accept and fund the Universal Newborn Screening Program from the State of Wisconsin Department of Health Services in the amount of $59,333. The purpose of the Universal Newborn Hearing Screening Program is to screen every infant born in Wisconsin for hearing loss and that every child identified as having hearing loss has access to timely and appropriate diagnostic and intervention services.

 

BODY:

Whereas, The City of Milwaukee appears to be eligible for grant funds from the State of Wisconsin Department of Health Services to screen newborns for hearing loss; and

 

Whereas, The operation of this grant program from 04/01/16 to 03/31/17 would cost $59,333 entirely provided by the grantor; now, therefore, be it

 

Resolved, By the Common Council of the City of Milwaukee, that application to the State of Wisconsin Department of Health Services is authorized and the Health Department shall accept this grant without further approval unless the terms of the grant change as indicated in Milwaukee Code of Ordinances Section 304-81; and, be it

 

Further Resolved, That the City Comptroller is authorized to:

 

1.  Commit funds within the Project/Grant parent account of the 2016 Special Revenue-Grant and Aid Projects Fund, the following amounts for the project titled Newborn Hearing Screening Grant:

 

Project/Grant                                                               GR0001600000

Fund                                                                                    0150

Org                                                                                    9990

Program                                                               0001

Budget Year                                                               0000

Subclass                                                               R999

Account                                                               000600

Project                                                                                    Grantor Share

Amount                                                               $59,333

 

2.  Create the necessary Special Revenue Fund - Grant and Aid Project/Grant and Project Levels; budget to these Project/Grant values the amounts required under the grant agreement; and be it

 

Further Resolved, That these funds are budgeted to the Health Department which is authorized to:

 

1.                     Expend from the amount appropriated sums for specified purposes as indicated in the grant budget and incur costs consistent with the award date;

 

2.                     Expend from the 2016 grant budget funds for training and out-of-town travel by departmental staff; and,

 

3.                     Enter into subcontracts as detailed in the grant budget; and, be it

 

Further Resolved, That the Common Council directs that the 2016 Positions Ordinance C.C. File Number 150505, should be amended as follows:

 

Under

 

HEALTH DEPARTMENT

 

Amend footnote (N) to read as follows:

 

To expire 03/31/17 unless the Newborn Hearing Screening Grant is extended. Partially funds one position of Public Health Nurse.

 

 

Requestor

Health Department

 

Drafter

David Piedt

3-17-16

Newborn Hearing Screening 2016-17 RES