REMINDER – MEDIA ADVISORY Coulter: Faith-based Testing For COVID-19 Will Reach At-risk Individuals
Coulter: Faith-based testing for COVID-19 will reach at-risk individuals
David Coulter, Oakland County Executive
Representatives from the Oakland County Board of Commissioners Representatives from Oakland County Health Division Pastors from churches in Pontiac and Southfield
Oakland County Executive David Coulter will be joined by pastors from area churches to announce faith-based testing sites for the COVID-19 pandemic. Utilizing faith-based communities will help the county in its efforts to reach vulnerable populations. Testing will be conducted in partnership with two health systems.
Jun 18, 2020, 1:30 PM
Safety measures: • All persons will be screened prior to entering the news conference, including recording temperature. • A mask will be required to enter the news conference. One will be made available for those who don’t have one. • News media who attend will be socially distanced six feet apart. • Hand sanitizer will be available. • Those who do not wish to attend will be able to watch the news conference on the Executive Office Facebook page (@OakGov.EO) and ask questions by conference call. How to participate by Facebook Live/Conference call: • Participating reporters please RSVP to Jaime Fenner at firstname.lastname@example.org by noon to indicate your participation on the conference line so the County Executive will call on you.