For Immediate Release
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The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) has released updated guidance on testing individuals for COVID-19. Healthcare providers and clinicians are urged to test individuals with symptoms suggestive of the Corona Virus.
According to an NCDHHS Press Release, the updated criteria are intended to ensure all populations have access to testing regardless of symptoms including:
Additional NCDHHS Provider Guidance (PDF) has also been released for clinicians and laboratories to help facilitate increased testing goals for our communities.
Even as we move closer to Phase 2, the Rowan County Public Health Command Center urges everyone to stay home as much as possible. While in public, please remember your mask and be sure to keep a six-foot distance from others.
Individuals and families can help stop the spread by continuing to follow the 3 W’s. Whether working or shopping at local businesses, please remember to WEAR, WAIT, and WASH!
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Download Media Release COVID-19 - May 19, 2020 (PDF)