Aitkin County Health & Human Services meets with Board of Commissioners

Aitkin County Health & Human Services meets with Board of Commissioners

October 28, 2020 News -- KKIN-KFGI-KLKS-WWWI 0
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By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (10/28/20)

(Aitkin, MN) — Aitkin County Health & Human Services held their monthly meeting with the Board of Commissioners with updates from Director Cynthia Bennett and talks on COVID-19.

Director Bennett spoke about her recent activity leading up to the November 3rd Election and the State’s passing of the Public Works Bonding Bill.

The recent success of the Community COVID-19 Testing Site welcomed Aitkin County’s addition to the pilot program of MDH’s COVID-19 At-Home Saliva Test.

Brea Hamdorf for Aitkin County Public Health provided data from the Community COVID-19 Testing Site from October 13-15.

Health & Human Services Accounting Supervisor Carli Goble updated the Board on HHS budget through the 3rd Quarter.

Aitkin County Health & Human Services will next meet with the Aitkin County Board on Tuesday, November 24th from the Board Room of the Aitkin County Government Center.