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PPL was able to buy a bulk order of 200 BinaxNow kits from this vendor a handful of weeks ago: https://rn-wellness.com/
FYI they are experiencing some shipping delays right now (but who isn’t these days?)

Megan “MC” Coyle | Executive Assistant
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5 Monument Square | Portland, ME  04101
(207) 771-2755 or (207) 871-1700, ext. 755
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From: Maine Libraries Discussion List <[log in to unmask]> On Behalf Of McKenney, Janet
Sent: Friday, January 14, 2022 12:25 PM
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Subject: Re: [MELIBS-L] purchasing covid tests

I am having a tough time sourcing tests for a large purchase for libraries but I am continuing to investigate options.
Most MHEC resources are out of stock from what I saw. You may be able to find individual 2 packs of home tests.
I would look to local pharmacies but also look for the announcement for a new federal program where individuals (such as library staff) can The website should launch next week so all Americans can order the free tests.  I am watching for that.


Janet McKenney
Director, Library Development
Maine State Library
SHS 64
230 State Street
Augusta, ME 04333

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For those who have purchased covid tests for your libraries, where is the best place to purchase them? I am thinking of using some unused ARPA money for this purpose. I know that MHEC recently announced that we could purchase through some of their vendors, but I did not keep those emails.

Thanks,

Janet Wilson

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Janet Wilson, Director
Rangeley Public Library
P.O. Box 1150
7 Lake St.
Rangeley, ME 04970
(207)864-5529
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