District 4 Public Health News

District 4 COVID-19 Reported Cases from April to December 2020

Did you know? COVID-19 cases are rising faster in rural areas compared to urban areas.   This graph shows the number of confirmed COVID cases by county from April 2020 to December 2020. Cases are still increasing, and we have to stay vigilant. Do your part to slow the spread:   • Stay home when possible. • Wear a mask over your mouth AND nose. • Stay at least 6 feet apart from people who do...

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Carroll County Hepatitis A Outbreak Confirmed

Health Department offering free hep A vaccinations Public health officials have confirmed 46 cases of hepatitis A among Carroll County residents and are urging vaccination against the highly contagious liver infection for people most at risk of the vaccine-preventable disease, especially illicit (injection and non-injection) drug users and their close contacts. Officials are also encouraging all...

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