Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information
For up-to-date COVID-19 Vaccination information, please call your nearest health department or visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/cvdhealthdept
COVID-19 Cases Update
Below are our COVID-19 case updates from the week of Saturday, September 4th to Friday, September 10th.
We are saddened to report 2 new COVID-19 related deaths in Clay County, 3 new COVID-19 related deaths in Jackson County, and 2 new COVD-19 related deaths in Rockcastle County. The individuals in Clay County were a 71-year-old male and a 96-year-old female. The individuals in Jackson County were a 61-year-old male, a 69-year-old male, and an 83-year-old female. The individuals in Rockcastle County were a 50-year-old female and a 75-year-old female. The 75-year-old female was Rockcastle Health and Rehabilitation Center.
We are monitoring a cluster at the Clay County Detention Center. As of 9/10, there are 4 new confirmed cases among inmates. These numbers are included in Clay County’s weekly total.
We are monitoring a cluster at the Rockcastle Health and Rehabilitation Center. As of 9/10, there are 9 new confirmed cases among residents. These numbers are included in Rockcastle County’s weekly total.
Our next update will be on Monday, September 20th.
For more details, please view our press releases.
Vaccine Phases as defined by the Kentucky Department of Public Health
*Any Kentuckian can request an appointment with our health departments, regardless of home address*
Confirmed COVID-19 Cases VS.
Probable COVID-19 Cases
“Reopening Kentucky” Guidelines
Cumberland Valley District Health Department will follow the guidelines provided by the state government. For more information, please visit, https://govstatus.egov.com/ky-healthy-at-work.
Below are the businesses slated to open in May 2020.
As we gradually reopen, it is still important to follow proper social distancing and cleaning guidelines. Review these guidelines from the CDC and EPA that can be implemented at home or in the workplace.
COVID-19 Testing Information
Unfortunately, Cumberland Valley District Health Department (CVDHD) does NOT offer Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing. Please contact your primary provider if you believe you need COVID-19 testing. You may also contact your local health department or follow the link below if you need to be referred to a COVID-19 testing site.
Beginning immediately, our district Health Departments will be offering limited essential services. These services include:
*Sexually Transmitted Disease (STD) Testing and Treatment
*Tuberculosis (TB) patients requiring Directly Observed Treatment (DOT)
*First time WIC (Women, Infants, and Children) Certification
*Formula changes for WIC infants
*Syringe Exchange Programs
This is in effort to follow Governor Beshear’s Executive Order to promote social distancing. Additionally, most of our services can be completed by telephone. Please contact your local health department for more information.
For frequently asked questions, please visit https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html.
For additional COVID-19 Guidance, please visit https://cvdhealthdept.com/covid-19-updates/covid-19-guidance/.
For statewide updates, please visit https://govstatus.egov.com/kycovid19.
For National updates, please visit https://www.coronavirus.gov/.