River Region Cancer Screening and Early Detection District Board of Commissioners

Name River Region Cancer Screening and Early Detection District Board of Commissioners
Contact Person Andrea Adams - Medical Coordinator
Mailing Address Post Office Box 335
Sorrento, LA 70778-0335
Phone Number 225-675-6896
Fax Number 225-675-5724
Board Email aadams.rrcs@eatel.net
Website --
Legal Authority Mr. Louis Lambert, Chairperson
Year Created 2009
Organizational Placement Andrea Adams
Purpose/Function Mission Statement: Partners in Wellness is a collaborative project promoting health with the emphasis on cancer screening. The project's goal is to reduce the incidence and mortality of advance stage cancer within a target population residing in rural and under served communities in Louisiana. This project will target screening for prostate, breast, cervical, and colorectual cancers. The Clinic will strive to: Provide access to quality cancer early detection services for age eligible individuals regardless of ability to pay. Minimize cost to the state by operating efficiently and cost effectively. Work cooperatively with other healthcare programs, providers and groups at the state and community levels. Every staff employee to provide patient by following HIPAA guidelines.
Number of Entity Members: Number Authorized: 7
Number Currently Serving: 7
Number of Entity Meetings: Actual number in prior year: 4
Estimated number in current year: 4
The Entity is:
Active   Inactive   Not fully organized   Disbanded   Never fully organized
Do members receive per diem, salaries, and/or travel expense reimbursements?
Yes   No
Excluding member per diem, salaries, and travel expense reimbursements, does the entity receive or expend funds?
Yes   No
Entity Member Per Diem:
  Amount Authorized: $0      per meeting   per meeting day   per day spent on board business   None

Total entity member per diem:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Salaries:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Entity Member Travel Expense Reimbursement:
  Prior year actual: $0
  Current year budgeted: $0
Number and Type of Authorized Employee Positions:
Classified: 0
Unclassified: 0
Part-time: 0
Entity Fiscal Year End:
4/30         7/31         10/31         Other (identify date)
6/30         9/30         12/31         None
Participation in State Employee Benefit Programs:
    Employees:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs

    Members:
       participate in state retirement system(s) and/or state group insurance program(s)
       do not participate in state benefit programs
A state agency provides: (Check all that apply and identify the state agency)
Per Diem Payments          State Agency:
Travel Reimbursements    State Agency:
Other (explain)    State Agency:
Is this entity a budget unit or included within a budget unit of the State of Louisiana as defined by LSA-R.S. 39:2?
   Yes    No
  If yes, identify the budget unit and the budget schedule number below:
  Budget Unit Name:
  Budget Schedule Number:
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