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New Hanover County COVID-19 Update: Two more deaths, increase in young adult cases, importance of flu vaccine

Posted September 3, 2020 at 4:42 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were notified of two deaths of New Hanover County residents from COVID-19 this week, and are monitoring six outbreaks … Read More »

New Hanover County Appoints Donna Fayko as Health and Human Services Agency Director

Posted August 31, 2020 at 3:55 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has appointed Donna Fayko as the county’s Health and Human Services Consolidated Agency director. Fayko will begin in this role on Tuesday, … Read More »

COVID-19 in New Hanover County continues to level-off, community testing shifts to direct outreach

Posted August 28, 2020 at 3:28 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Cases of COVID-19 in New Hanover County continue to level off, averaging about 22 cases per day the past week, down from 53 per day … Read More »

Public Notice: New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board to hold Special Meeting Wednesday, August 26

Posted August 24, 2020 at 7:42 am     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic NoticeSocial Services

Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board will hold a Special Meeting on Wednesday, August 26, 2020, at 8:00 a.m. by teleconference. The … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: public dashboard available, data shows favorable trends

Posted August 21, 2020 at 1:58 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County has developed a visual dashboard of the county’s COVID-19 data, which is updated nightly and available to view at Health.NHCgov.com/Coronavirus. Local data … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: One death reported this week, number of outbreaks decrease

Posted August 14, 2020 at 4:42 pm     Category: News ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were notified of one death of a New Hanover County resident from COVID-19 this week, and are monitoring eight … Read More »

New Hanover County to offer child care, housing assistance with CARES Act funding

Posted August 10, 2020 at 4:22 pm     Category: County CommissionersNews ReleaseOtherPublic HealthRecovery & ResilienceSocial Services

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Beginning Tuesday, August 11, families and households impacted financially from the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for child care and/or housing assistance through COVID-19 Child Care … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: No reported deaths this week, 2,040 presumably recovered

Posted August 7, 2020 at 5:16 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleaseOtherPublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County Public Health officials were not notified of any deaths of New Hanover County residents from COVID-19 this week, and starting today will … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 weekly update: 5 more deaths this week, hurricane preparations underway

Posted August 1, 2020 at 11:20 am     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – New Hanover County health officials were notified of five deaths of county residents from COVID-19 this week, and continue to monitor 10 outbreaks and clusters … Read More »

Public Notice: New Hanover County Health & Human Services Board to consider revised rule prohibiting e-cigarettes, opens public comment

Posted July 28, 2020 at 4:19 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that, at its meeting on Tuesday, August 18, at 8 a.m., the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board will … Read More »

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