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health equity pilot program

no responses. October 16, 2020 News_one

Winchester completes Health Equity Pilot Program


Winchester completes Health Equity Pilot Program

Over the past two months, the City of Winchester has participated in the Virginia Department of Emergency Management’s new Health Equity Pilot Program. The program provided […]

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northam signs new laws

no responses. September 1, 2020 News_one

Virginia receives over $6M to support criminal justice programs amid pandemic


Virginia receives over $6M to support criminal justice programs amid pandemic

Gov. Northam announced more than $6 million in federal funding was awarded to localities, nonprofit organizations and state agencies in Virginia. The grants will assist criminal […]

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cares act distribution

no responses. August 5, 2020 News_one

Strasburg still determining how to use CARES Act funding


Strasburg still determining how to use CARES Act funding

The Town of Strasburg has until Dec. 30 to spend its $354,742 in CARES Act funding. The CARES Act gave Shenandoah County $3,805,328, which was then […]

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Northam offers blueprint for easing public health restrictions


Northam offers blueprint for easing public health restrictions

Gov. Northam presented the Forward Virginia blueprint, which will help guide the state on when to safely begin easing public health restrictions. Phase one of easing restrictions […]

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covidcheck

no responses. April 27, 2020 News_one

Skyview Rehab and Nursing confirms 59 COVID-19 cases


Skyview Rehab and Nursing confirms 59 COVID-19 cases

The Lord Fairfax Health District (LFHD) is continuing to assist and monitor the response to a COVID-19 outbreak at Skyview Rehab and Nursing in Page County. […]

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pooled saliva testing

no responses. April 22, 2020 news_two

Shenandoah University students in China donate thousands of PPE


Shenandoah University students in China donate thousands of PPE

Several students and partners in Shenandoah University’s global Master of Business Administration program in China have conducted a personal protective equipment (PPE) drive. They have sent approximately […]

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winchester rescue mission

no responses. April 13, 2020 News_one

Winchester Rescue Mission to open emergency shelter


Winchester Rescue Mission to open emergency shelter

An emergency shelter for individuals experiencing homelessness or who have become displaced due to the COVID-19 pandemic is in the works. The Winchester Rescue Mission is […]

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data dashboard

no responses. April 10, 2020 News_one

New VHHA data dashboard provides COVID-19 hospital statistics


New VHHA data dashboard provides COVID-19 hospital statistics

With the support of hospital members, the Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association (VHHA) has launched a new online data dashboard to provide up-to-date statistics on the number of […]

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Northam orders postponement of elective surgeries


Northam orders postponement of elective surgeries

Gov. Northam and State Health Commissioner M. Norman Oliver, MD, MA, directed all state hospitals to stop performing elective surgeries or procedures to help conserve medical […]

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clarke county fall craft show

no responses. March 26, 2020 News_one

Clarke Sheriff’s Office announces changes amid COVID-19


Clarke Sheriff’s Office announces changes amid COVID-19

The Clarke County Sheriff’s Office announced temporary operational changes in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Deputies will be practicing social distancing, may wear personal protective equipment, […]

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rabies clinic

no responses. March 25, 2020 News_one

Frederick Fire & Rescue institutes new guidelines for first responders


Frederick Fire & Rescue institutes new guidelines for first responders

As Frederick County continues to deal with the spread of COVID-19, the public safety system and fire stations remain fully staffed with emergency medical services professionals, […]

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