Jefferson County Public Well being will spend $9,830 to make 5 movies to focus on its workers.
The movies, which can be used on the well being division’s web site and social media, will even promote vaccinations for COVID-19.
Jefferson County commissioners authorised a contract Monday with Whaleheart Productions of Port Townsend to plan, shoot, and edit the 5 movies.
In a request for funding, public well being officers stated the movies “will fight the idea of a ‘faceless authorities.’ They may give the neighborhood a possibility to see workers for the caring professionals and fellow neighborhood members they’re.”
The skilled companies settlement with Whaleheart Productions runs by means of July 2023.
In accordance with the bid for the venture, simply one of many 5 movies can be solely on COVID vaccinations.
That 59-second spot will present the method of getting a vaccine at Jefferson County Public Well being.
One other 59-second video will present the way to use the well being division’s soon-to-be-released cellular app.
Two different movies will present the “Faces of Public Well being”; with brief interviews and photographs that exhibits workers at work.
The fifth video, which can be edited for a 2-minute model and a 59-second model, will depict an summary of companies supplied by the well being division.
The contract bid features a detailed breakdown in prices, together with pre-production, manufacturing, and post-production of the movies. A producer and a videographer can be paid $85 an hour for his or her work.