Nursing Home Community Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes

Nursing Home Community Advisory Committee Meeting Minutes

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About the Nursing Home Community Advisory Committee

Mission

To monitor the Patient’s Bill of Rights for residents in nursing homes in Brunswick County; to provide increased social interaction and opportunities for enrichment for these adults; to assist in preventing physical and psychological deterioration of these older adults by promoting independence; to evaluate the activities of the nursing homes so that they meet the needs of the older adults in Brunswick County; to promote community understanding of the aging process and of the needs, problems, strengths and resources of older persons; to report to the Brunswick Commissioners the status of the Committee.

Meetings

Meets at 10:00 a.m. in the Second Floor Training Room of the David R. Sandifer Administration Building.

2019 Meeting Schedule: Jan. 22, Apr. 23, Jul. 23, Oct. 22.

Members

Holly Brenneman
District 1
Term Expires: 3/19/2021

Carol W. Sutter
District 2
Term Expires: 10/7/2022

Arlene Rushin
District 3
Term Expires: 1/1/2023

Vacant
District 4
Term Expires: 2/1/2023

Vacant
District 5
Term Expires: 4/16/2022

Vacant
At-large
Term Expires: 2/1/2022

Sheila Umbricht
At-large
Term Expires: 6/30/2023

Vacant
At-large
Term Expires: 

Colleen Combs
At-large
Term Expires: 2/1/2023

Mary Ann DuGan
At-large
Term Expires: 8/5/2023

Membership

All members serve 3-year terms.

  • At least 7 members, appointed by the Board of Commissioners
    • 1 member appointed to serve each district; additional at-large members
  • Each member must be a resident of the county which the committee serves.
  • No person or immediate family member of a person with a financial interest in a home served by a committee, or employee or governing board member or immediate family member of an employee or governing board member of a home served by a committee, or immediate family member of a patient in a home served by a committee may be a member of a committee.
  • Prospective members must have 15 hours of training, and members must attend four quarterly business meetings and visit nine nursing homes & adult care facilities in the county on three randomly scheduled days each quarter of the year.
Bylaws

Bylaws

Original by-laws adopted Feb. 28, 1987, Revised Oct. 2010; Apr. 2018.

Contact

Jeff D. Brunsink, Regional LTC Ombudsman, jbrunsink@capefearcog.org

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