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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Shelby County Health Department Accepting Reopening Plans for Review

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department is now reviewing and approving reopening plans from businesses, community groups, and other organizations, including schools and academic institutions, in advance of Phase III of the County...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

Health Department to Resume Mask Distribution on June 11, 2020

Shelby County Health Department

SHELBY COUNTY, TN – On June 11, 2020, the Shelby County Health Department will once again dispense fabric face masks to the public at 814 Jefferson and its other public health facilities located around Shelby County. 

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Posted on: June 8, 2020

Shelby County Health Department Recommends Shelby County Remain in Phase II of the Back to Business

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department recommends that Shelby County and all municipalities remain in Phase II of reopening until June 15, 2020.

The recommendation comes after careful analysis of data since the move to Phase II o...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

COVID-19 TESTING AT SHELBY COUNTY DIVISION OF CORRECTIONS BEGINS JUNE 2, 2020

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) will test inmates and staff at the Shelby County Division of Corrections facility at 1045 Mullins Station Road beginning June 2, 2020, and will continue until June 8, 2020. This test...

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

Shelby County Health Department Issues Drug Overdose Spike Alert

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department has issued a drug overdose spike alert for the 34-day period from April 27, 2020 to May 30, 2020.

The Shelby County Health Department monitors drug overdose activity in Shelby County by trac...

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

Shelby County Health Department Stops Distribution of Masks Provided by the State of Tennessee

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) has stopped the distribution of the black, knitted face masks provided by the State of Tennessee for distribution to the public.

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Posted on: June 1, 2020

Shelby County Health Department Stops Distribution of Masks Provided by the State of Tennessee

Shelby County Health Department

SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) has stopped the distribution of the black, knitted face masks provided by the State of Tennessee for distribution to the public.

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

SHELBY COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT ISSUES DRUG OVERDOSE SPIKE ALERT

SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department has issued a drug overdose spike alert for the date range of April 18, 2020 to May 23, 2020.

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

SHELBY COUNTY COMMUNITY RESPONSE TO DRUG OVERDOSE SPIKE

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Opioid Task Force, the Shelby County Health Department, the U.S. Attorney’s Office, the Shelby County District Attorney’s Office, and S.T.O.P. (Street Team for Overdose Prevention) have p...

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Posted on: May 18, 2020

SHELBY COUNTY MAYORS IN ACCORDANCE ABOUT MOVE TO PHASE II OF BACK TO BUSINESS PLAN

SHELBY COUNTY, TN – Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris and Health Department Director Alisa Haushalter were pleased to announce today that Shelby County is ready to begin Phase II of the Back-to-Business framework.

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

SHELBY COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT ISSUES DRUG OVERDOSE SPIKE ALERT

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN – The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) has issued a drug overdose spike alert for the 32-day period from April 6, 2020 to May 7, 2020.

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

Free Face Masks Available at Shelby County Health Department Locations Beginning May 7, 2020

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SHELBY COUNTY, TN – Beginning Thursday, May 7, 2020, the Shelby County Health Department will dispense fabric face masks at Shelby County Health Department locations around Shelby County.The masks are provided by Renfro Corporation in partnershi...

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

Health Directive 3

May 4, 2020

FORMAL ISSUANCE OF HEALTH DIRECTIVE NO. 3

Pursuant to the Declarations of a State of Emergency by Shelby County Mayor Lee Harris and the Necessity of a Communicable Disease Control Threat Procedure by the Shelby County Health Department

TO: &...

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Posted on: May 4, 2020

Rules of the TDH Disease Control Health Threat Procedures 1200-14-04

RULES OF THE TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH COMMUNICABLE AND ENVIRONMENTAL DISEASE SERVICES

CHAPTER 1200-14-04

DISEASE CONTROL HEALTH THREAT PROCEDURES TABLE OF CONTENTS

 

1200-14-04-.01   INTRODUCTION.

This chapter outlines procedures to be ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2020

Addendum 2 to Health Directive No. 2

April 27, 2020

ADDENDUM No. 2 TO HEALTH DIRECTIVE No. 2 NOTICE  OF  SAFETY MEASURES

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...

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Posted on: April 8, 2020

Addendum to Health Directive No. 2

April 7, 2020

ADDENDUM TO HEALTH DIRECTIVE NO.2

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TO:                 Citizens of Shelby County, Tennessee

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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

Shelby County Health Department

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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