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, October 2nd to Friday, October 8th.
We are saddened to report a total of six new COVID-19 related deaths in Cumberland Valley District Health Department. The two individuals in Rockcastle County were a 22-year-old female, a 61-year-old male, the two individuals in Clay County were an 81-year-old male, a 79-year-old male, and the two individuals in Jackson County were a 66-year-old female, a 70-year-old male.
Our next update will be on Monday, October 18th.
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/.