Vaccine news rejuvenates CMHC staff
2 recent trials showed high effective rates in preventing COVID-19
November 19, 2020
Positive news about a COVID-19 vaccine has Community Memorial Health Center Administrator Dr. Janette Simon seeing the light at the end of the tunnel.
"I just hope it's not a train," she said with a laugh.
The fact that Simon has been able to keep her sense of humor throughout the pandemic is a small miracle in and of itself. According to public health officials, CMHC is the only long-term care facility in O'Brien County to have zero COVID-19 infections among its residents. That's a testament to CMHC's staff, Simon noted, who've followed strict protocols and avoided bringing the virus into...