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File #: 19418    Version: 0 Name: csty resolution Dr. Elaines W. Joslyn retirement
Type: Resolution Status: Passed
File created: 3/9/2017 In control: County Legislature
On agenda: 3/13/2017 Final action: 3/13/2017
Title: A RESOLUTION congratulating Dr. Elaine W. Joslyn on the occasion of her retirement after twenty-two years of providing medical services to the citizens of Jackson County.
Sponsors: Scott Burnett
Indexes: COURTESY 2017
Attachments: 1. 19418adopt
IN THE COUNTY LEGISLATURE OF JACKSON COUNTY, MISSOURI

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A RESOLUTION congratulating Dr. Elaine W. Joslyn on the occasion of her retirement after twenty-two years of providing medical services to the citizens of Jackson County.

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RESOLUTION NO. 19418, March 13, 2017

INTRODUCED BY Scott Burnett, County Legislator


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WHEREAS, Elaine W. Joslyn, D.O., a dedicated physician, will retire March 17, 2017, after twenty-two years of service at her private clinic, NEighborhood Family Care, located in historic northeast Kansas City; and,

WHEREAS, Dr. Joslyn is the founder and board member of the Northeast Neighbor to Neighbor Health Services Organization, which assists Northeast area residents to receive needed tests and treatments when they lack the resources to cover these costs; and,

WHEREAS, Dr. Joslyn has received numerous academic honors including the Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians Medallion Award, Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians Distinguished Service Award, Missouri Osteopathic Family Physician of the Year Award, Missouri Association of Osteopathic Physicians and Surgeons Physician of the Year Award, and Fellow of the American College of Osteopathic Family Physicians (ACOFP); and,

WHEREAS, Dr. Joslyn graduated from the University of Health Sciences, College of Osteopathic Medicine, and served on the faculty of Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences; and,
WHEREAS, Dr. Joslyn has served on such committees as the Healthcare USA Credentials Committee, the Healthcare USA Peer Review Committee, ACOFP Preceptor/Preceptee Committee, ACOFP Education and Research Foundation, ACOFP Women's Committee, plus multiple state osteopathic committees; and,

WHEREAS, Dr. Joslyn has volunteered her time to the health and welfare of the community serving as coordinator of the AOA Care-A-Van stop, a health screening program for the medically underserved, coordinator of the first-aid booth at the Northeast Fall Festival, and a ...

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