Sheridan County Approves Contract For Health Officer

A contract between the Wyoming Department of Health, Public Health Division and Sheridan County was discussed by the county commission and subsequently accepted.

The contract is for services concerning the Public Health Preparedness and Response Unit, and spells out the terms and conditions for the county to ensure that the appointed County Health Officer (CHO) provide additional support to the Public Health Nursing Office for public health preparedness and response.

County Administrative Director Renee Obermueller explained that this is an annual contract which will be in effect from July 1st of this year through June 30th, 2020.

The Wyoming Department of Health will pay Sheridan County $9,600 for the year's contract for the services.