“With our combined efforts, we have now vaccinated a little more than 10 percent of the county’s population with their first dose,” said Health and Human Services Director Donna Fayko. We're the most trusted source for way more local news. If you have not already filled out the Health District’s vaccine inquiry form, employees staffing the Call Center will help you determine which vaccine group you are in and submit your information. Please discuss any special needs with your appointment scheduler or alert a parking attendant when you arrive at the vaccination center. The County’s vaccination team and Chickahominy Health District staff will vaccinate as many people as possible based on the supply of the vaccine. Will there be a choice of which COVID vaccine I get? Of those, there are around 4,238 people currently infected and a total of 135 people have died from the virus. No. That online tool can be found here Version OptionsCOVID-19 Vaccine InformationHeadline: https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/covid-19-vaccine/. The Call Center can also assist our residents without email or internet access. Hanover also will provide support to the Chickahominy Health District, which began administering vaccinations to first responders and healthcare professionals on January 5, 2021. High School girls and boys basketball teams across the Cape Fear will hit the hardwood tomorrow to kickoff the 2021 NCHSAA State tournament. Following Gov. In addition, through partnerships and collaborative efforts with local healthcare entities like New Hanover Regional Medical Center, Wilmington Health, MedNorth and Cape Fear Clinic, around 33,945 total doses (this includes 25,215 first doses and 8,730 second doses) have been administered in New Hanover County, according to the NCDHHS dashboard. General COVID-19 information is available through the Virginia Department of Health. The following phase, Phase 1c, includes other essential workers; those aged 65 and older; and those aged 16 and over with underlying medical conditions. The Hanover County COVID-19 vaccination plan will follow the Virginia Department of Health’s vaccination schedule. “Our goal is to be #1,” Franck said. Monday night marks one week since a deadly tornado ripped through Brunswick County, and recovery efforts continue. Monday night's devastating storm formed in a matter of minutes, claiming lives and destroying homes. Please be patient. A virtual film career event was held Monday morning, highlighting the many jobs available. They can be found by visiting: https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus/covid-19-testing/covid-19-testing-sites. To volunteer visit: https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/mrc/apply-to-volunteer/. To be frank, I suspect it will be several months” because of limitations on vaccine supply. Today, she was named a nominee for the 2021 McDonald's All-American Game. Talk to WWAY's anchors, reporters and meteorologists. It is on the basis of this information that the Health Department will place you in the appropriate vaccination category and contact you when you are eligible for an appointment. How many other people will be at the vaccination clinic at the same time as me? “Our county moving to orange in the state’s county alert system is good news and means our metrics are starting to trend in the right direction,” said Assistant Health Director Carla Turner, RN, MSHCA. Doppler radar in Shallotte undergoes upgrades to increase its longevity ... can attend outdoor games because of COVID-19 restrictions. How do I know which vaccination phase I fall under? Additionally, Hanover will support the health district by establishing a vaccine call center for residents to get more information on the COVID-19 vaccine or to register for future vaccination clinics. Joining Davis and Budesky at the January 29 press conference was Dr. Dr. Tom Franck, Director of the Chickahominy Health District, which includes Hanover County as well as Goochland, New Kent and Charles City counties. We want every resident who wants a vaccine to get a vaccine and we will work at this until the need is addressed.”. NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — To date, there have been a total 13,947 cases of COVID-19 in New Hanover County, which is an increase of 776 cases in the past week. Individuals will maintain their current status in the queue, and will be able to search that they are in the new system starting Tuesday morning. So we all have to continue practicing those three Ws: Wear, Wait, Wash, avoid gatherings, and when it’s your time to get a vaccine, please do. Recent studies indicate that more than half of COVID-19 infections are transmitted by individuals who are asymptomatic. Chesterfield County had the largest new increase in new cases of COVID-19 reporting 114 in the last 24 hours. The Virginia Department of Health has created a listing of testing sites in the area. As our nation mourns the death of 500,000 citizens, some locally are mourning the loss of one of their own. The number is 804-365-3240, and it will be open Monday through Friday, excluding holidays, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Voice messages left in the mailbox after hours will be returned the next business day. Hanover County’s COVID-19 vaccination clinic in the former Food Lion location is being managed by Hanover Fire/EMS with support from the Chickahominy Health District and a vaccine project team made up of County employees and volunteers. The health department is working to have a name listed on the invitation email, however, in the meantime, if there is no name listed, it is up to you which spouse uses the first scheduling email (right now, it is usually for the oldest member of your household, specifically those 75 years and older). We are working as fast as we can to provide more opportunities to our residents in the weeks and months to come.”. 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Someone from the health department will contact you to set up your vaccination appointment once it is your turn (based on the phase & vaccine supply). A safe and effective vaccine will help us defend against the COVID-19 virus, and New Hanover County Public Health is actively working to serve our entire community with the guidance and vaccination groups in the North Carolina Department of Health & Human Services (NCDHHS) vaccination plan. “The way we get there is through partnerships like this one with Hanover County, Hanover Fire/EMS, Hanover Public Schools and the Town of Ashland.”. Updated: Tuesday, Jan. 12, 4:30 p.m. 287 people are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 in New Hampshire. How early do I arrive before the appointment time? The ZIP code that includes Hanover had the second most new cases of COVID-19 over the past week within a five-county region of south-central Pennsylvania, according to … Once I arrive at a vaccination center, how will I know where to park or where to go? The vaccination clinic is located in the former Food Lion building in the Ashland Junction Shopping Center, 140 Junction Drive, Ashland VA 23005. Franck said that Virginia is rising in the rankings of number of residents receiving the vaccine. Phase 1B is a large portion of the state’s population, making up about half of Virginia’s residents. If you did not supply an email address, someone will call you to schedule your appointment. We will do everything we can to minimize the wait time, however, there are sometimes unforeseen circumstances that may arise that could result in a longer wait time. *Our health district has the Moderna vaccine at this time, so we aren’t able to vaccine anyone under the age of 18 years old. Enjoy a self guided stroll around the grounds without the crowds.Recognized on the North Carolina Birding Trail as a Coastal Region site, Airlie offers some of the best birding in New Hanover County. When will I receive a call/notification of an appointment? Roy Cooper's visit to the devastated Ocean Ridge Plantation neighborhood, some residents are sharing what they experienced during the tornado Monday night. New Hanover High School and the rest of the Mideastern Conference are preparing to play a football season that will be unlike any other. Someone from the health department will contact you as soon as it is your turn and when vaccine supplies are available. You should arrive at the vaccination center at the time of your appointment (not earlier). Fly over to Airlie. “If the vaccinations are not yet being distributed to the group you are in, we will put your name on the list and reach out to you when your group’s turn has arrived,” Taylor said. SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Somerset County Department of Health Friday reported 17,439 positive tests for the COVID-19 virus, an increase of 75 cases overnight, with 677 COVID … Hanover County is working hard to expedite the process for senior residents, especially those ages 75 and older. She is the first woman to start her career that way since Monica Seles did it 30 years ago. Vaccine supplies are limited, and you should strongly consider accepting whichever COVID-19 vaccine is available to you. The tally will be updated daily (except on weekends) by 5 p.m. If you have stress, anxiety, depression, or are just feeling overwhelmed, reach out to Hope4NC at 855-587-3463. The NCAA will allow a limited number of fans to attend all rounds of its men's basketball tournament in Indiana and later rounds of its women's tournament in Texas. Hanover County Government has opened a COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic with the goal of helping the Health Department to administer vaccine distribution. All of this together will help us slow the spread of the virus and save people’s lives.”. As the population above becomes significantly vaccinated (roughly 70-80% of those wishing to be vaccinated) and as sufficient vaccine supplies become more available, vaccination efforts will expand to include: all of priority group 1b, including people 16*- 64 with certain conditions or disabilities, people 65 and older, and other frontline essential workers in priority group 1b. Who is staffing the Hanover County COVID-19 Call Center? Virginia’s Phase 1b includes many types of frontline essential workers; people aged 75 years and older; and those in correctional facilities. There is no charge to the resident for the COVID-19 vaccine through our vaccination clinics. NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — To date, there have been a total 13,947 cases of COVID-19 in New Hanover County, which is an increase of 776 cases in the past week. The Virginia Department of Health website offers a graphic, breaking down each phase as well as an online tool to help you determine which phase of the vaccination campaign you fall under. John A. Budesky, County Administrator, presented to the Board of Supervisors on January 13 a plan to expand and create new Hanover County COVID-19 vaccine clinics. No walk-in or drop-in vaccination opportunities are available at this time. An announcement on that will be coming soon. Morris County COVID-19 Rates Rise With Indoor Activity (PDF) Additional Resources: Please refer to Morris County’s website for the most up-to-date number of cases in Hanover Township and the rest of Morris County. The fee is $10 in person or an additional fee for mailing. How do I contact my representative on the Board of Supervisors. I think I registered online but never received a confirmation email. We hope to increase the number of vaccinations per hour we administer as we get further along in the process. “If the vaccinations are not yet being distributed to the group you are in, we will put your name on the list and reach out to you when your group’s turn has arrived,” said Deputy County Administrator Jim Taylor, referring to the sign up process. As of February 11, 2021 the Chickahominy Health District is currently vaccinating all those in priority group 1a and those in the beginning of priority group 1b. No. I have already signed-up to receive my vaccine, when will someone contact me to schedule my appointment? Since the current group is so large and at this time vaccine supplies are less than the current demand, it could takes weeks or more to get all those in Phase 1B vaccinated. ... and filing offered in New Hanover County… He has won six of the last 10 major tournaments overall and his total of 18 Slams moves him within two of the men’s record of 20 shared by Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal. Budesky said Hanover Fire/EMS, in coordination with the Chickahominy Health District’s COVID-19 Response Team, would manage the plan, supported by a vaccine project team made up of County employees. The Commonwealth of Virginia is launching a Statewide Vaccine Pre-Registration System to provide a unified and comprehensive process for people in Virginia to pre-register for the COVID-19 vaccine. In the meantime, residents can use the following link to find out which phase they are in and sign-up for alerts: https://vdh.jebbit.com/amkwk6m1?L=Owned+Web&JC=Vaccine, Version OptionsCOVID-19 Vaccine InformationHeadline, https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/mrc/apply-to-volunteer/, https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus/covid-19-testing/covid-19-testing-sites, https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus/covid-19-vaccine-summary/, https://vdh.jebbit.com/amkwk6m1?L=Owned+Web&JC=Vaccine, Frequently asked questions of Health Department, Which phase of vaccination campaign you fall under. Hanover would also participate in regional vaccine initiatives. The new clinic(s) would have the goal of providing COVID-19 vaccinations to 1,000 additional people a day, in collaboration with the Chickahominy Health District and other regional vaccine initiatives. Use the link at the top to "Check the List". Download the WWAY News and StormTrack 3 Weather Apps on your smart phone or tablet device to receive breaking news and weather push notifications the minute it happens. This is being done in coordination with the Chickahominy Health District, which includes Goochland, New Kent and Charles City. Central Virginia is currently vaccinating those in Phase 1a. It's so good and so amazing that members of the rover's landing team say they feel as though they're riding along. Hanover County is also participating in regional vaccination clinics. According to the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services’ (NCDHHS) County Alert System, New Hanover County’s 14-day percent positivity rate is 9.2%, the 14-day case rate (per 100,000 people) is 957.9, and the current impact on the hospital system is considered low. Currently the health department is beginning to schedule and vaccinate those in Phase 1A and 1B. The accolades continue to pile in for Ashley High School basketball standout Saniya Rivers. “We realize that people want information, and they want to know when they can receive the vaccine. Enjoy birding at the gardens an hour early the second Wednesday of every month, co-hosted with our partner Wild Bird & Garden! To date, Public Health has administered 1,422 first doses of the vaccine to minority populations, and is also working to serve home-bound seniors in the coming weeks. There will always be systems in place to ensure proper social distancing. Vaccines for residents of nursing homes are being handled separately. We live, work and play right here in the Cape Fear. “It looks like we are coming off of the holiday surge we saw after the new year, and our hope is that case counts trend downward over the coming weeks as well. “Our staff will be prepared to provide the most current information related to the Coronavirus, including the vaccine,” said Deputy County Administrator Jim Taylor. A NASA rover has landed on Mars in an epic quest to bring back rocks that could answer whether life ever existed on the red planet. How many vaccines have been given to date? The regular has come to an end for high school basketball teams across the Cape Fear. Currently, first responders and healthcare professionals are receiving the vaccination. “Hanover County is committed to doing everything we can to provide vaccinations to our residents that are interested or want one,” said County Administrator John A. Budesky. He estimated about 10 employees will need to be dedicated to the task over a period of about 90+ days. Our biggest hurdle right now is the lack of vaccine supply, but we are consistently advocating and asking for more vaccines from the state. Website Design & Hosting by ChartLocal. Learn more about COVID-19 and the county’s vaccination efforts at Health.NHCgov.com/Coronavirus, and sign up for email and text alerts here to be notified when vaccine appointments are available through Public Health. But the Port City has seen more than its fair share of rain. The Wilmington film industry has made a major comeback over the past several months. We'd love to hear from you. How do I register to get my COVID vaccine? HANOVER TOWNSHIP LEHIGH COUNTY ZONING HEARING BOARD PUBLIC NOTICE The regular monthly meeting of the Hanover Township Lehigh County Zoning Hearing Board will be held on August 27, 2020, at 7:00 p.m., in the Public Meeting Room of the Municipal Building, at 2202 Grove Road, Allentown, PA 18109, to hear the following appeal. Next steps include site selection for the vaccination clinic, developing partnerships, and sharing the vaccination call center information as well as providing regular updates on vaccine progress to the public. “But I do promise you that we will continue to be pro-active in doing everything we can to get people through this safely.” Davis emphasized that it was the Board’s #1 priority. WWAY Sports Director Tanner Barth breaks down all the highlights and final scores on this weeks Full Court Press. “We realize that people want information, and they want to know when they can receive the vaccine. Will I remain in my vehicle? “But we have no limitations on the commitment of our employees and volunteers to make this our Number One priority. I registered for my vaccine on the VDH website, do I need to register again through my local health district? Up to date information about the number of vaccines administered as well a breakdown of vaccinations administered by locality of residence: https://www.vdh.virginia.gov/coronavirus/covid-19-vaccine-summary/. We're your neighbors. The clinic will not be open daily and hours of operation will vary, depending on the week, and appointments will be required to get vaccinated. How will I know my registration was received? Dr. Thomas Franck, Director of the Chickahominy Health District, which includes Hanover County, also presented to the Board of Supervisors on January 13. In the interim, existing waiting lists will be imported to the new system and pre-registration will be temporarily unavailable throughout Virginia. As a result, the Virginia Department of Health has directed all local health districts to close their pre-registration forms and surveys at 5 p.m. on Friday, February 12, and replace them at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, February 16 with a link to the new statewide system at vaccinate.virginia.gov . If you listed one email for both spouses, you should receive two emails, however, they may arrive at different times. Referring to the Virginia Department of Health’s (VDH) priority groups, Taylor said that the call center could help people determine which group they are in and sign them up for alerts and notifications. The Chickahominy Health District will continue to invite residents to future clinics, if they missed their first appointment. A confirmed tornado ripped across portion of Brunswick County overnight. 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