coronavirus testing

Alabama Nursing Homes Get $18.27 Million For Coronavirus Testing

Governor Kay Ivey on Tuesday awarded $18.27 million of the Coronavirus Relief Fund to provide baseline testing for coronavirus and proactive surveillance of the virus for health care personnel and residents of nursing home facilities across Alabama. “During the pandemic, it is critical we take care of our seniors and most vulnerable residents,” Governor Kay Ivey said. “Some of our…

Coronavirus Testing Returns to Macon Co.

Citizens can call 334-727-1800 for pre-screening and to schedule appointments

Coronavirus testing will return to Macon County on Tuesday, April 21 from 10A.M. until 2P.M. The testing will be conducted at the Macon County Health Department. Pre-screening is required for testing. To set up an appointment and pre-screening call 334-727-1800. There are currently 19 confirmed cases of coronavirus in Macon Co. and two fatalities. Categories: Coronavirus, News Tags: blackbelt, coronavirus, coronavirus…

Update: State Health Officials Say Alabama Has Six Coronavirus Cases

The Alabama Department of Public Health says there are now six cases of coronavirus in Alabama. The first case was confirmed at 8 a.m. this morning in Montgomery County, according to State Health Officer Dr. Scott Harris. It was later announced that the Montgomery case was that of a civilian employee at Maxwell-Gunter Air Force Base. As the hours passed,…