DOH-Putnam - CommUNITY comes together for COVID-19 Testing
June 18, 2020
Palatka, Fla. - DOH-Putnam in partnership with the Putnam County Emergency Management, Putnam County Sheriff Office and Putnam Farmworker Career Development Program hosted a COVID-19 testing event on Saturday, June 13, 2020. COVID-19 education, mask and test were provided to 48 community members.
A special thank you to AZA Health for the use of the space to conduct the event, the 2 IMT nurses and to Putnam County for the Unified Command Center which allowed entry of all testing data and get respite from the heat.
Thank you to the dedicated youth and volunteers from the Putnam Farmworker Career development Program that came out to help translate and register citizens. Thank you for your help to our commUNITY!! Gracias por toda su ayuda a nuestra comUNIDAD!
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