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NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments open for healthcare workers, adults 65+, and child care and school staff 

Posted March 4, 2021 at 2:06 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

Update: ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE FULL. As additional vaccine supply is received, the county will open more appointments to ensure that even more people who are eligible can receive the vaccine. … Read More »

New Hanover County Public Health plans to continue prioritizing adults 65+ for the time being

Posted March 2, 2021 at 3:19 pm     Category: Emergency ManagementNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Today, the Governor announced the state would move to Group 3 of the vaccination plan beginning Wednesday, March 3, but counties have the flexibility to … Read More »

Public Notice: New Hanover County Health & Human Services Board to consider revised rules for tattoos and piercings, opens public comment period

Posted March 1, 2021 at 3:17 pm     Category: News ReleasePublic HealthPublic Notice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Notice is hereby given that the New Hanover County Health and Human Services Board will consider revisions to the New Hanover County rules governing body … Read More »

Local COVID-19 cases trend downward, but 9 deaths this week highlight importance of vaccination efforts

Posted February 26, 2021 at 4:33 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Over the past week, New Hanover County had an increase of 443 COVID-19 cases – for a total of 16,185 cases since the start of the … Read More »

Local Firefighters Work Together to Vaccinate Homebound Residents

Posted February 25, 2021 at 2:58 pm     Category: Fire RescueNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC –The Wilmington Fire Department (WFD) and New Hanover County Fire Rescue (NHCFR) are working with the county’s Health and Human Services’ Public Health Department to implement … Read More »

NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments open for adults 65+ and healthcare workers

Posted February 24, 2021 at 2:03 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

Update: ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE FULL. As additional vaccine supply is received, the county will open more appointments to ensure that even more people who are eligible can receive the vaccine. … Read More »

New Hanover County COVID-19 metrics improve, with 676 new cases over the past week

Posted February 19, 2021 at 3:46 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – Over the past week, New Hanover County had an increase of 676 COVID-19 cases – for a total of 15,742 cases since the start of the … Read More »

NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments full for week of Feb. 15

Posted February 16, 2021 at 2:00 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

All appointments for this week’s COVID-19 vaccinations through New Hanover County Public Health are now full, based on the supply of vaccine Public Health has on hand. As additional vaccine … Read More »

NHC Public Health COVID-19 vaccination appointments open for adults 65+ and healthcare workers

Posted February 16, 2021 at 1:29 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

Update: ALL APPOINTMENTS ARE FULL. As additional vaccine supply is received, the county will open more appointments to ensure that even more people who are eligible can receive the vaccine. … Read More »

Total COVID-19 cases surpass 15,000 in New Hanover County, around 12.6% of population has been vaccinated so far with first dose 

Posted February 12, 2021 at 4:22 pm     Category: Emergency NewsNews ReleasePublic Health

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC – To date, there have been a total of 15,066 cases of COVID-19 in New Hanover County, which is an increase of 1,092 cases in the past week. Of those, there are around 2,541 people currently … Read More »

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