Tasks have included advising on vaxx rollout and making a “playbook” for “high-risk” communities
“Either they don’t have people with the right expertise in charge of this process, making very embarrassing bumbles, or you literally are trying to circumvent the process.”
Like the state government’s contract for no-bid saliva tests, the contract with McKinsey was issued without going through the standard bidding process
“We are still only a fraction of what Gov. Baker projected where the state should be testing per day per week, we need to be ramping up significantly.”
While not all of this spending is coronavirus-related, it’s easy to see how some vendors have found new opportunities with the pandemic.