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Health Department Deals With Temporary Personnel Changes

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KALISPELL -

The Flathead City-County Health Department is in the middle of a personnel change-up right as it moves into its busiest season.

The executive director of the Health Center took a job over at Kalispell Regional Medical Center, so the Community Health Services director, Jody White, is filling her shoes for now.

That left some slack in the nursing department, which a deputy health officer is trying to handle.

They're hoping this won't change what they do for the community, but they're also working to get back to normal soon and hire a new Health Center Director.

"The uncertainty around this and the impacts on the rest of the health department are something that concern me so I would rather the Health Center board make a decision within a couple months," said Joe Russell, a Flathead Public Health Officer.

You can find out more about that job here.

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