Humboldt General Hospital's Board of Trustees meets Tuesday, Aug. 26. The agenda includes the monthly report from medical staff and the EMS department; the administration will report on the charity care program.

Action items include a presentation by two different groups of traveling orthopedic surgeons, Rural Physician Group and Synergy Surgicalists.

Purchases the board will be asked to approve include a special birthing bed and a portable mini telemetry system for fetal monitoring. Purchase of a storage equipment system for Information Technology is also up for approval.

The contract for a construction manager for phase three of the hospital building expansion project that includes the memory care facility is on the agenda for approval. Physician recruitment is the last agenda item.

Public commentary is allowed at both the beginning and the end of the meeting, which is held in the Sarah Winnemucca Room across from the main admissions desk at the hospital.