stay safe & healthy hood river!
covid testing in the gorge - where?
when and where are masks required?
PLEASE REMAN vigilant - heartbreak in wasco - WASCO COUNTY flagstone OUTBREAK,
14 dead and SPIKE IN CASES - oct-Nov
Local officials reminder - have a safe halloween. don't forget covid
english news release here
LOCAL COVID TESTING 9/29-10/1 -
NO REQUIREMENTS TO BE TESTED:
9-24-20 HOOD RIVER COUNTY COVID CASE COUNT:
248 POSITIVE, 241 RELEASED FROM QUARANTINE,
0 DEATHS, 4827 NEGATIVE. WE'VE REMAINED IN THE
TOP 3 MOST TESTED COUNTIES IN THE STATE!
9-10-20: get a flu shot now!
7-15-20 stronger new covid state safety rules:
updated safety guidance from the state
state's updated social gathering guidancE
Visit our UPDATE page for the latest Hood River Public Health COVID updates.
What you can do
Older adults and people with underlying conditions, please:
Minimize contact with people.
Avoid public gatherings of 10 people or more.
Order prescriptions by mail.
Wash your hands frequently
Don’t touch your face
Sanitize frequently touched surfaces.
Wear face coverings around people you don't live with
Maintain 6 foot distancing between you and others you don't live with (social distancing)
Wash hands with soap and water frequently
Cover your cough
Stay at home when you are ill.
Avoid touching your eyes, nose & mouth with your hands
Avoid contact with sick people.
Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue or sleeve when coughing or sneezing.
Don't visit loved ones in care facilities, call them instead.
Flu-like symptoms (fever, cough, and difficulty breathing) may appear in 2 to 14 days after exposure to the virus.
If you have severe symptoms, like difficulty breathing, call 911.
Illness symptoms range from mild (like a common cold) to severe pneumonia requiring hospitalization.
Most people will recover without medical attention.
If you are ill, call your healthcare provider before you visit their office.
We ask healthy volunteers to reach out to vulnerable
friends and family by phone.
help & Resources for residents
Where can I get testing? Visit this Healthy Gorge website
For general information on COVID-19 in Oregon, call 211.
If you are having a medical emergency, call 911
so that you, the people you care about, and the community can become more resilient during these difficult times. Behavioral Health Consultants are available by phone or video to support
you and your family from 8:00 - 5:30 Monday through Friday.
Text ‘#talk2020' to-or-call 541-386-6380 to schedule an appointment.
Global response information from the World Health Organization
CDC information and resources on the coronaviris (COVID-19)
For local COVID info and resources, please call
The Next Door at (541) 308-7099 (open Mon-Fri 9-5)
Need help paying rent, due to COVID?
FISH Food Bank -- Food is available and will be delivered to your car
CAT Transit -- Transportation information
In Klickitat, Skamania, Hood River, Wasco Counties
State of Oregon Q&A - business, transportation, recreation, etc.