COVID-19 Updates

Guidance on the Tennessee Pledge and Reopening Businesses

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Tennessee Pledge Guidelines
General Guidelines
Restaurant Guidelines
Retail Guidelines
Close Contact Business Guidlines
Exercise Facilities Guidelines
Lodging & Accommodations Guidelines
Construction Worksite Guidelines
Office Building Guidelines
Manufacturing Guidelines
Non-Contact Recreation Guidelines
Attraction & Large Venue Guidelines
Additional Guidelines & Resources
Business Reopening Tool Kit
Guidance for Gathering in Houses of Worship
Summer Camp Guidelines
Non-Contact Sports Guidelines
Higher Education Guidelines

Press Releases Specific to COVID-19 in Washington County

Washington County Offices Close to In-Person Service - March 20, 2020
Memo from Mayor Joe Grandy - March 11, 2020
County Offices Open, Suggests Online Methods - March 18, 2020

How Two Mayors are Tackling the Coronavirus - April 27, 2020 - Podcast with Ben Domenech 
Washington County offices reopen to in-person service June 1 - May 21, 2020

Information from Our Health Partners

Information from Tennessee Department of Health - Updates Daily at 2 p.m. CST
Updated Travel Information from the CDC
CDC Information - Updated Daily
Ballad Health COVID-19 Information
FEMA Rumor Control Site
Private Sector PPE Donation Information

Think you might have COVID-19?

Northeast Tennessee COVID-19 Hotline:  423-979-4689

The Ballad Health Nurse Connect line is active 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.Please call 833-822-5523 to be screened if you are concerned you may be ill with COVID-19. 

The Tennessee Department of Health, in partnership with the Tennessee Poison Center, launched a Tennessee Coronavirus Public Information Line that is staffed from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. CST.  Please call 877-857-2945.