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Marin County, CA November 7, 2006 Election
 Smart Voter Jennifer Rienks, PhD

Candidate for
Director; Marin Healthcare District

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Biographical Highlights
  • Occupation: Health Policy Analyst
  • 10-year employee of the Family Health Outcomes Project in the Department of Family and Community Medicine at UCSF
  • PhD - University of California, Santa Cruz, MS - University of California, Santa Cruz, BA - University of Connecticut, graduated Phi Beta Kappa
  • Conducts trainings for California's local public health departs. on community assessment & planning, use & analysis of data, and evalutation methods
  • Member of American Public Health Association
  • Appointed Commissioner to the Health Council of Marin
  • Board Member, Marin Health Fund
Top Priorities if Elected
  • Put Patients First - and Improve Quality of Care by Partnering with Doctors and Nurses to Address Staffing Levels and Training Needs
  • Hire a Proven Healthcare CEO to Recruit & Lead a Top-Notch Management Team -just like the other successful healthcare districts do- to manage MGH
  • Use 'Green' Building to Construct a State-of-the-art and Siesmically Safe New Wing to Provide Improved Patient Care and Attract New Doctors & Nurses
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Key Endorsements
  • Marin County Supervisor Hal Brown
  • Marin Democratic Party
  • National Women's Political Caucus of Marin
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Position Papers
Forging a Healthy & Sustainable Future for the Marin Healthcare District (available
This 16-page policy roadmap provides a snapshot of important issues facing the next Marin Health Care District Board. Details about making Marin General a green hospital and other important priorities share by Kathleen Russell, Jonathan Frieman and I are included in this informative brochure that puts this current election in its proper context.
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