“We had employees who were doing this job–screening employees before they came in every morning. They did that in addition to what they had to do for the workday,” NCDMV Commissioner Torre Jessup said.
Now EMT students from Wake Tech Community College are taking over.
“We’re taking temperatures and documenting and making sure employees temperatures are within normal ranges,” EMT student Kathryn Sprague said.
The new partnership is a win-win for the school and the more than 200 employees at the DMV.
“Because of the pandemic, a lot of our clinical sites shut down, and we had a period of time where students were not able to go to clinical opportunities or they were limited