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County puts close eye on core functions

HHS caught between tight budget, service mandates

Posted: Thursday, September 27, 2012 2:00 am

Hard decisions are being weighed by the “provider of last resort” as Montrose County Health & Human Services struggles to balance its staffing and funding levels against the services it is required to provide.

Montrose County isn’t in the position to help out very much beyond what it provides in its annual budget, commissioners indicated in video footage of last week’s Board of Health meeting, during which HHS director Peg Mewes asked for their insight.

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  • Patient115 posted at 5:17 am on Thu, Sep 27, 2012.

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    there is a reason the county cannot help its own people, 3 statues.....

     

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