142021Jan

Alamance County Health Department Will Continue Vaccination of Adults 75 and Over

In planning phase in preparation for addition of Adults 65 and Over BURLINGTON – In light of the current vaccine supply, Alamance County Health Department will continue its current operations of vaccinating adults age 75 and older. Following guidance from NC DHHS, the Health Department will continue in the planning process in preparation for adding… Continue Reading Alamance County Health Department Will Continue Vaccination of Adults 75 and Over

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132021Jan

First Rabies Case of 2021 Confirmed in Alamance County

BURLINGTON – On January 11, the North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health in Raleigh confirmed Alamance County’s first case of rabies for the year. On January 7, Alamance County Animal Control was notified of a skunk that bit a dog on Fernway Drive. Alamance County Animal Control sent the skunk to the North Carolina… Continue Reading First Rabies Case of 2021 Confirmed in Alamance County

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122021Jan

Media Advisory- COVID-19 Vaccination Scheduling Update

Alamance County Health Department is currently offering COVID-19 vaccinations to persons in Phase 1b, Group 1- Adults age 75 and over, by appointment only. Beginning Wednesday, January 13, multi-day appointments can be made for Thursday, January 14 through Tuesday, January 19. Callers will be assigned a specific day and time. Interested persons should call 336-290-0650… Continue Reading Media Advisory- COVID-19 Vaccination Scheduling Update

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122021Jan

Alamance County Health Department Identifies COVID-19 Clusters and Outbreak

BURLINGTON – Alamance County Health Department has identified a COVID-19 cluster at Positive Attitudes Youth Center (PAYC) in Burlington, and Southern Alamance High School in Graham. Currently, eight (8) cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed among six (6) children and two (2) staff at PAYC. At Southern Alamance, six (6) cases have been confirmed among… Continue Reading Alamance County Health Department Identifies COVID-19 Clusters and Outbreak

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72021Jan

Alamance County Offering Vaccine Appointments for those 75 or Older

The Alamance County Health Department will begin taking appointments for those in Phase1b, Group 1 – Adults 75 and over and any first responders and healthcare workers that were unable to get vaccinated during Phase 1a.Due to the overwhelming demand for the COVID-19 vaccine for individuals 75 and older, the Health Department has revised the… Continue Reading Alamance County Offering Vaccine Appointments for those 75 or Older

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72021Jan

Alamance County Vaccine Site Closed Friday, January 8

The Alamance County Health Department will not be administering vaccines tomorrow, Friday, January 8, 2020, at the Career and Technical Education Center due to forecasted hazardous weather conditions. Please be reminded that vaccines are only provided for Phase 1b, Group 1 – Adults 75 and over and any first responders and healthcare workers that were… Continue Reading Alamance County Vaccine Site Closed Friday, January 8

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252020Dec

Third Rabies Case of 2020 Confirmed in Alamance County

BURLINGTON – On December 23, the North Carolina Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory (NCVDL) in Raleigh confirmed Alamance County’s third case of rabies for the year. On December 23, Alamance County Animal Control was notified of a dog bite involving three people on or around Hester Road in Burlington. After picking the dog up, Alamance County Animal… Continue Reading Third Rabies Case of 2020 Confirmed in Alamance County

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222020Dec

Alamance County Health Department Identifies Outbreak at Long-Term Care Facility

BURLINGTON – Alamance County Health Department has identified an outbreak at the long-term care facility Liberty Commons in Burlington. The initial case count indicated twenty-one (21) confirmed cases of COVID-19 among one (1) staff and twenty (20) residents. NC DHHS defines an outbreak as two laboratory-confirmed cases in a period of 28 days within a… Continue Reading Alamance County Health Department Identifies Outbreak at Long-Term Care Facility

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222020Dec

Alamance County Health Department Identifies COVID-19 Cluster at Child Care Centers

BURLINGTON – Alamance County Health Department has identified a COVID-19 cluster at MUMS Childcare in Mebane and Little Thinkers Daycare in Burlington. Currently, eight (8) cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed among three (3) staff and five (5) children at MUMS Childcare. At Little Thinkers Daycare, six (6) cases have been confirmed among three (3)… Continue Reading Alamance County Health Department Identifies COVID-19 Cluster at Child Care Centers

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212020Dec

Alamance County Health Department Identifies Outbreak at Long-Term Care Facility

BURLINGTON – Alamance County Health Department has identified an outbreak at the long-term care facility Village of Brookwood Retirement Community in Burlington. Currently, nine (9) cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed among six (6) staff and three (3) residents. Of the six (6) staff members, three (3) are residents of other counties and are not… Continue Reading Alamance County Health Department Identifies Outbreak at Long-Term Care Facility

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