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Concerning social determinates of health, including changing the name of the governor's interagency coordinating council on health disparities and evaluating data (Santos, Jinkins, Robinson)

Changes the name of the governor's interagency
coordinating council on health disparities to the governor's
interagency coordinating council on health equity.

Requires the council to create brief guidance to assist
the following in their efforts to compile the inventories of
data that describes the types of data sets that may be
related to social determinants of health of individuals: The
superintendent of public instruction, workforce training and
education coordinating board, state health care authority,
state board of health, department of social and health
services, department of ecology, department of agriculture,
department of commerce, department of health, and department of early learning.

Hearing Date: Friday, January 26, 2018 -- 8:00 am

WA State Legislature Link:
http://app.leg.wa.gov/billsummary?BillNumber=2531&Year=2017    (opens a new browser tab)