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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 20, 2019

Free Flu Vaccine Now Available at All Shelby County Public Health Clinics

SHELBY COUNTY, TN – On Friday, December 20, 2019, the Shelby County Health Department will begin offering influenza vaccine at no cost at the Immunization Clinic at 814 Jefferson and at all six public health clinics located around Shelby County....

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Posted on: December 6, 2019

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

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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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