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Posted on: April 5, 2020

Second Public Health Directive Regarding COVID-19

April 4, 2020

FORMAL ISSUANCE OF HEALTH DIRECTIVE NO. 2

TO: Citizens of Shelby County, Tennessee

FROM: Bruce Randolph, M.D., M.P.H, Shelby County Health Officer 

RE: Public Health Announcement on COVID-19 Response

Pursuant to the authority vested in m...

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Posted on: March 30, 2020

Shelby County Health Department Health Directive Issued March 25, 2020

March 25, 2020

FORMAL ISSUANCE  OF HEALTH DIRECTIVE

TO:  Elected Leaders and Citizens of Shelby County, Tennessee,

FROM:  Bruce Randolph, MD, MPH, Shelby County Health Officer; Alisa Haushalter, DNP, RN, PHNA-BC, Shelby County Heal...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

Third Case of COVID-19 Detected in Shelby County

SHELBY COUNTY, TN - The Shelby County Health Department is investigating a third case of COVID-19 in Shelby County, detected by private laboratory results.

This case is not related to the first two, and the individual, who is not a resident of Shelby Count...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Second Case of Coronavirus COVID-19 Detected in Shelby County

SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department has received confirmation from the Tennessee Department of Health that a second Shelby County resident has tested presumptively positive for the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19, pending...

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Posted on: March 8, 2020

Case of Coronavirus COVID-19 Detected in Shelby County

SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department has received confirmation from the Tennessee Department of Health that a Shelby County resident has tested positive for the novel coronavirus known as COVID-19, and samples have also been s...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Shelby County Health Department COVID-19 Communication and Informational Resources

SHELBY COUNTY, TN – As part of its response to the COVID-19 coronavirus outbreak, the Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) has launched several communications resources to assist Shelby County residents to prepare for the potential spread of t...

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Posted on: February 11, 2020

Shelby County Health Department Is Monitoring Novel Coronavirus Outbreak

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) is working closely with the Tennessee Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)  to prepare for potential cases of the novel coronavirus,...

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Posted on: January 13, 2020

Make-up Lead Testing for SCS Students Who Miss In-School Testing

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department is providing blood lead testing at Shelby County Schools with elevated lead levels in water samples. The testing is a continuation of testing that began before the winter holidays, and the ...

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Posted on: December 6, 2019

In-School Lead Screening and Testing Begins December 10, 2019

Shelby County Health Department

SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) is partnering with Shelby County Schools (SCS) to begin providing lead screening and testing for students and staff at SCS schools with elevated lead levels in water sources.

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Mosquitoes Positive for West Nile Virus Detected in Shelby County

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department’s Mosquito Control Program has received laboratory confirmation that mosquitoes collected in zip codes 38115 and 38118 are positive for the West Nile Virus. These are the first positive mosquito pool...

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