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File #: RS2021-1090    Name:
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 8/6/2021 In control: Metropolitan Council
On agenda: 8/17/2021 Final action: 8/17/2021
Title: A resolution approving the employment contract for the Chief Medical Director of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.
Sponsors: Kyonzte Toombs, Brandon Taylor, John Rutherford, Ginny Welsch
Attachments: 1. RS2021-1090 Employment Contract
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A resolution approving the employment contract for the Chief Medical Director of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County.
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WHEREAS, Metropolitan Charter Section 10.105 provides that the Metropolitan Board of Health has the duty to appoint a Chief Medical Director and enter into an employment contract with such person establishing the compensation to be paid for services provided; and,
WHEREAS, Metropolitan Charter Section 10.105 further provides that the compensation established by the Metropolitan Board of Health is subject to approval by resolution by the Metropolitan Council; and,
WHEREAS, the Metropolitan Board of Health has appointed Gill C. Wright, III, M.D. to serve as its Chief Medical Director and established the contract duration and compensation, as required by the Metropolitan Charter.
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE COUNCIL OF THE METROPOLITAN GOVERNMENT OF NASHVILLE AND DAVIDSON COUNTY:
Section 1. That the employment contract by and between Gill C. Wright, III, M.D. and the Metropolitan Board of Health appointing Gill C. Wright, III, M.D. to serve as the Chief Medical Director for The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County, a copy of which is attached hereto and incorporated herein, is hereby approved.
Section 2. That this resolution shall take effect from and after its adoption, the welfare of The Metropolitan Government of Nashville and Davidson County requiring it.
Agenda Analysis
Analysis

This resolution approves the employment contract of Gill C. Wright, III, M.D. as the Chief Medical Director of the Metropolitan Government. Pursuant to Metro Charter Section 10.105, the Metro Board of Health may employ the Chief Medical Director of Health through an employment contract with a term not to exceed five years, but the amount of the salary is subject to the approval of the Council by resolution.

The resolution includes the approval of the compensation for the Chief Medical Director as re...

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