Board of Supervisors Minutes
April 21, 2020
Special Meeting

The Tama County Board of Supervisors met at 9:30 a.m. April 27, 2020 electronically via Zoom. During the COVID-19 crisis, all future meetings will be held this way until further notice. To participate/listen/watch the meeting, you may join through Zoom, Meeting ID: 962 7146 7055, by phone 1 253 215 8782 US or 1 301 715 8592 US.  If you have something you want to put on the agenda for consideration, please call or email the Auditor’s office. 

Present via Zoom:  1st District Supervisor, Larry Vest; 2nd District Supervisor, Kendall Jordan and 3rd District Supervisor, Dan Anderson.

The Board meet with Tammy Wise, Insurance Administrator/HR, to discuss the health insurance renewal with Wellmark, there are no changes.  Motion by Jordan, seconded by Vest to renew the health insurance plan with Wellmark.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

They also discussed a 90 day provision for emergency dental work due to COVID-19.  Wellmark is proposing a change to the emergency dental work timeline on the County’s dental plan.  They are offering to extend the timeline from 72 hours to 90 days due to the COVID-19 pandemic.  Tammy Wise, Insurance Administrator, recommends the County agree to this.  There is no effect on the cost of the insurance.  Motion by Vest, seconded by Jordan to agree to the 90 day provision on the County dental plan.  All voted aye.  Motion carried.

Chairman Anderson adjourned the meeting at 10:34 a.m.