County health leader reflects on pandemic

Rebecca Johnson, director of Southeast Kansas Multi-County Health Departments, submitted her budget request to county commissioners and talked about the additional responsibilities her staff took on during the COVID-19 pandemic.

By

News

May 11, 2022 - 3:40 PM

Rebecca Johnson, director of the Southeast Kansas Multi-County Health Departments. Photo by Vickie Moss / Iola Register

Health department officials tackled a lot of extra responsibilities because of the COVID-19 pandemic, Rebecca Johnson, director of the Southeast Kansas Multi-County Health Department, told county commissioners on Tuesday.

Johnson submitted her department’s annual budget request, asking for $115,000 from Allen County. That’s the same amount received last year.

With her request, Johnson also provided an update on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Related
May 5, 2022
April 28, 2022
April 6, 2022
March 11, 2022