North Carolina COVID-19 Metrics NC COVID-19
NC Department of Health and Human Services 2001 Mail Service Center Raleigh, NC 27699-2000 Customer Service Center: 1-800-662-7030 For COVID-19 questions call 1-888-675-4567
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Guidance NC COVID-19
(5 days ago) Other Health Guidance for Schools. Extension of Temporary Suspension of Immunization and School Health Assessment Requirements (October 30, 2020) NCDHHS Interim Guidance for Administrators and Participants of Youth and Amateur Sports Programs (May 18, 2021) General Food Safety; Food Safety Guidance for School Meal Delivery
Find My Testing Place NC COVID-19
(1 days ago) 4. Pick up an at-home testing kit at your pharmacy. At-home COVID-19 tests are an option for anyone who can’t make it to a testing site. Check with your local pharmacy for availability. 5. Your health care provider. Your regular health care provider may also have testing available. Contact your …
COVID-19 Vaccine Information NC COVID-19
(5 days ago) Everyone who gets a tested, safe and effective vaccine is protected against hospitalization and death—and they’re entered into a $1 million summer cash drawing to thank them for protecting themselves and others. There’s also a $25 card for anyone who gets a vaccination—or drives someone to one—at participating vaccination sites.. Find a provider
Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) Program NC
(4 days ago) About the P-EBT Program (as of July 2021) The Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program is a collaboration between the NC Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) and the NC Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) and is authorized by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA).
INTERIM GUIDANCE Originally Published June 2020 • Updated
(1 days ago) StrongSchoolsNC: Public Health Toolkit (K-12) Interim Guidance • Published June 2020; Updated July 21, 2021 1 t . INTERIM GUIDANCE Originally Published June 2020 • Updated July 21, 2021 . Effective Date: July 30, 2021
ChildCareStrongNC Public Health Toolkit
(1 days ago) ChildCareStrongNC Public Health Toolkit • Published March 23, 2020; Updated June 9, 2021 4 Requirements and Recommendations Actions that are required for each topic are stated in current COVID-19 Executive Orders & Directives or are in existing child care rules.
NC State Health Director’s Statewide Standing Order for
(2 days ago) NC State Health Director’s Statewide Standing Order for FDA Authorized mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine Administration – Pfizer and Moderna Revised July 19, 2021 Statewide Pfizer/Moderna Administration Standing Order 02/25/2021 Revised: 07/19/2021 3 d. Review Precautions, Contraindications, and Criteria or Circumstances for Notifying Medical Provider sections of this standing order before
Interim Guidance for Indoor Fitness Centers and Gyms
(1 days ago) NC DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES . Interim Guidance for Fitness Center and Gym Settings – May 18, 2021 5 Use portable High Efficiency Particulate Air (HEPA) filtration units. If fans, such as pedestal fans or hard-mounted fans are used, take steps to minimize air from fans blowing from one person directly at another individual.
COVID-19 Vaccine Update
(6 days ago) Carolina law also gives people under the age of 18 the ability to make certain health decisions, including the choice to get a COVID-19 vaccine, if they show the decisional capacity to do so. Decisional capacity is a person’s ability to understand their health and health care needs and options, and to make decisions about them. As part of normal
Requesting PPE NC COVID-19
(5 days ago) Health Care PPE. State leadership has put together a process for fulfillment of requests for PPE. In developing this process, the state is trying to make sure that those at highest risk of severe clinical disease and workers delivering emergent life-saving services are receiving the PPE they need.
NCDHHS Guidance for Reporting of COVID-19 Diagnostic Test
(1 days ago) On July 7, 2020, the State Health Director issued a Temporary Order to Report COVID-19 Diagnostic Tests, pursuant to authority granted in GS 130A-141.1, that fulfills the requirements of SL 2020-4, Sec. 4.10(a)(1) and provides information necessary for surveillance of COVID-19. The Order required healthcare providers and
(3 days ago) Version en español. Healthier Together: Health Equity Action Network, also known as Healthier Together, is a new public private partnership to increase the number of individuals who are Black, Indigenous, and People of Color (BIPOC) and from other historically marginalized populations* receiving COVID-19 vaccinations across the state of North Carolina.
COVID-19 Ongoing Outbreaks in Congregate Living Settings
(7 days ago) Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) will update this report onceper week that will include the names of facilities where there is an ongoing outbreak and the number of positive COVID-19 cases at the facility related to that outbreak. As this pandemic continues to …
Oxygen Levels, Pulse Oximeters and COVID-19
(2 days ago) pulse oximeter at home to check how they are doing, as directed by their health care provider. People can buy pulse oximeters without a prescription at some pharmacies and stores. Can a pulse oximeter tell if someone has COVID-19 or how well they are doing if they have it? We do not recommend using a pulse oximeter to tell if someone has COVID-19.
COVID-19 Community Testing Sites NC COVID-19
(4 days ago) Some COVID-19 testing events may be short-term and require quick posting to the web to notify the community. Organizations can submit information through this form about these single or multi-day community testing events to the NC Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) for addition to the list of community testing events. Verified sites will be added within 24–48 hours of notification.
North Carolina COVID-19 Vaccine Management System (CVMS)
(2 days ago) Hub 4 Cumberland County Health Department Cumberland Hub 5 Durham County Health Department Durham Hub 6 Forsyth County Health Department Forsyth Hub 7 Granville-Vance Local Health Department Vance Hub 8 Moses H. Cone Memorial Hospital Guilford Hub 9 Henderson County Health Department Henderson
Providers, Hospitals and Labs NC COVID-19
(9 days ago) Behavioral health providers should follow the guidance for health care professionals provided by NCDHHS and the CDC. Fear, stigma, depression, anxiety, and posttraumatic stress disorder can follow major infectious disease outbreaks, and all health care providers should be prepared for those reactions with the COVID-19 outbreak.
DEEPER DIVE Group 3 Frontline Essential Workers
(2 days ago) On February 10, North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services announced plans for how the state will move to Group 3 for COVID-19 vaccines. Because supply is still very limited and the population of frontline essential workers is so large, we will begin with anyone working in child care or in PreK – 12 schools starting on
COVID-19 Contact Tracing Procedures
(2 days ago) a. Health Department Liaison i. Communicates with an identified liaison from the local health department (and their backup). If students reside in more than one county, points of contact and processes should be developed with all relevant local health departments. In some schools this is …
Long-Term Care Facilities NC COVID-19
(6 days ago) Guidance for Long-Term Care Providers and Facilities. Managers and staff of long-term care settings, including skilled nursing facilities, adult care homes, family care homes, mental health group homes, and intermediate care facilities for individuals with intellectual disabilities, should review the resources and guidance to ensure they have the latest information in how to prepare and
COVID-19 Ongoing Outbreaks in Congregate Living Settings
(1 days ago) Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) will update this report two times per week that will include the names of facilities where there is an ongoing outbreak and the number of positive COVID-19 cases at the facility related to that outbreak. As this pandemic continues to …
Contact Tracing NC COVID-19
(7 days ago) Hope4NC Helpline (1-855-587-3463) Hope4NC connects individuals to mental health and resilience supports that help with coping skills and building resilience during times of crisis. Hope4NC is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week, with access to 711/TTY and interpreters. Immediate Assistance
COVID-19 Community Readiness: Helping Meet Needs for
(1 days ago) Health Workgroup • NCDHHS is an equal opportunity employer and provider. • www.ncdhhs.gov • 11/2020. COVID-19 COMMUNITY READINESS 1 Section I. Overview: COVID-19’s Implications on Mental Health and Substance Abuse Disorder
Interim Guidance for Overnight Camp Settings (June 1, 2021)
(Just Now) NC DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES Interim Guidance for Overnight Camp Settings 3 o When campers are eating or drinking, the should follow 6 feet social distancing, even among campers within the cohort. o Staff should maintain 6 feet social distancing from each other and campers. o However, campers and staff that are staying in the same cabin or room do not need to
Summer Cash Drawing FAQs NC COVID-19
(5 days ago) In addition, The Governor, Secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services, NCDHHS employees and contractors with access to CVMS data, drawing program designers, 529 account managers and immediate family of excluded individuals are not eligible to …
Wellness Resources NC COVID-19
(9 days ago) Resources to Help Manage Your Mental Health: Tips to reduce anxiety and stress: The American Psychological Association shares tips to cope with COVID-19 and the impact of social distancing on one’s mental health; Tips for social distancing, quarantine, and isolation: The Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration suggests ways to cope and support oneself during an infectious
How to Help: Information about Volunteering and Donations
(2 days ago) This collaborative will build upon existing local health department tracing efforts to help meet the surge in demand for contact tracing staff expected as COVID-19 testing increases. Through this collaborative, up to 250 additional local staff will be hired and trained initially to support contact tracing efforts with the potential to add more.
COVID-19 Ongoing Clusters in Child Care and School
(1 days ago) Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) will update this report once per week on Tuesday. This report will include the names of licensed/regulated child care settings and school settings where there is an ongoing cluster and the number of positive COVID-19 cases and deaths related to that cluster.
Interim Guidance for Institutions of Higher Education
(5 days ago) NC DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES . Interim Guidance for Institutions of Higher Education – May 18, 2021 . 4 Close shared and communal spaces such as game rooms and lounges if possible; otherwise, stagger use and restrict the number of people allowed in at one time to ensure everyone can stay at least 6 feet apart.
COVID-19 Clusters in North Carolina
(5 days ago) 3 - Health Care includes hospitals, hospice facilities, and other non-hospital clinical settings. Cases among congregate living facilities are captured as outbreaks rather than clusters because they occurred in congregate living settings. See COVID-19 Ongoing Outbreaks in Congregate Living Settings report for information about outbreaks.
Executive Summary October 16, 2020 Introduction North
(1 days ago) Health care providers at high risk for exposure and who are vital to the initial COVID vaccine administration efforts and staff in long term care will be prioritized first. People at high risk for clinical severity and high risk of exposure will be prioritized next. This will include residents in Long-Term Care