COVID-19 Virus and Vaccine Information

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330-364-4491 X1208

330-364-8830

150 East High Avenue

New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 

For an after-hours public health emergency: Please contact the New Phila Police Dept at 330-343-4488

As of 9 March 2020, Ohio began having confirmed cases of the CoViD-19 (coronavirus) in the state of Ohio. Since that time the virus has quickly spread to all parts of the state. Soon thereafter, the State of Ohio impemented a state website to provide timely inforamtion to its residents. For the latest information from the Ohio Department of Health (ODH), click here: ODH Latest CoViD-19 Information

 

ODH has also implemented the Ohio Public Health Advisory System, with up-to-date information regarding the CoViD-19 status each individual county of Ohio. Click here to access the Public Health Advisory System.  

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CoViD-19 Helps

Over the past several months, the ODH and the Governor's Office have released numerous public health orders as well as guidance on following these orders to combat the spread of the virus and to limit its effects upon the residents of the state of Ohio. 

--Click here for a chronological listing of all the public health orders issued by the Director of the Ohio Department of Health. 

--Click here for a the sector/business-specific listing of the guidance documents that have been issued by ODH. 

--for a quick look at the most recent CoViD numbers in Ohio and across the US, click here. The site is maintained by Johns Hopkins University of Maryland and also has data for every country in the world that posts CoViD cases. 

Coronavirus Vaccine Information

In December 2020 two COVID-19 vaccines were approved on an emergency basis for use agaisnt the COVID-19 virus. These vaccines were produced by Pfizer and by Moderna. At that time, the New Philadelphia City Health Department (NPCHD) began vaccinating individuals within the community as per the federal mandate and guidelines. For information from ODH on this vaccine, please click here. This page has information regarding the vaccine itself as well as information on the schedules of distribution for when the vaccine will be given.

Vaccine Provider Locations

ODH is also maintaining a webpage with location of vaccine providers across the state. To access this information please click here and you will open the ODH webpage. If you are interested in being vaccinated at the New Philadelphia City Health Dept, please call our office for the latest information as to which group is presently being vaccinated. For any other individual questions concerning the vaccine, timelines, etc, please contact the NPCHD at 330.364.4491 x1208. 

Coronavirus -- Brief History and Information 

In late 2019, numerous individuals in and around Wuhan, China came down with a new type of respiratory illness. Since that time, the virus has spread in and around Wuhan, as well as to other countries. At present, the virus is being called a novel Coronavirus (nCoV), in that is was part of the coronavirus family. The virus has subsequently been named CoViD-19, for Corona Virus Disease 2019, or CoViD-19.  

The New Philadelphia City Health Department (NPCHD) wants the residents of New Philadelphia to have the most up-to-date information available. Also, NPCHD understands that in this age of cyber-news, there is a lot of disinformation. NPCHD wants to provide the most accurate information that is currently available. To that end, the NPCHD is providing this link to the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) Coronavirus Information website. 

ODH is working with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to better understand this virus, as well as to protect the citizens of Ohio from this disease.

To access this webpage, click here: ODH Coronavirus Information webpage

If any other information is needed, please call 330.364.4491 x1208 and someone will address your concerns. 

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Contact Information

330-364-4491 X1208

330-364-8830

150 East High Avenue

New Philadelphia, Ohio 44663

Monday - Friday
8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
1:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

 

For an after-hours public health emergency: Please contact the New Phila Police Dept at 330-343-4488