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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Gov. Roy Cooper has issued several executive orders, with the most recent outlined below, as part of North Carolina's response to the COVID-19 coronavirus.

Date Executive Order Description
12/21/2020 Executive Order 183
12/8/2020 Executive Order 181
Extended until at least 5 p.m. Jan. 29



Vaccinations are being rolled out through local health departments, hospitals and partnering agencies.  The vaccinations will be rolled out by category, starting with 1a.  See category details below: COVID Vaccination Categories


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Here are some common sense measures everyone can take to protect themselves and others from the spread of respiratory illnesses like COVID-19 (from
  • Wash hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds at a time.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are ill. 
  • Put distance between yourself and other people (6 feet or more) 
  • Wear a mask.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze.
  • Do not reuse tissue after coughing, sneezing or blowing your nose.
  • Do not share utensils and cups.
  • Clean and disinfect surfaces that are frequently touched.



The Northeastern North Carolina Partnership for Public Health (NENCPPH) is a partnership of health departments in Northeastern NC which have come together to collectively address the community's health by sharing best practices and maximizing resources.
Currently the NENCPPH represents seven health departments and 16 counties in Northeastern North Carolina:

Bertie, Camden, Chowan, Currituck, Gates, Hertford, Pasquotank, Perquimans

Martin,Tyrrell, Washington
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The Partnership is guided by a governing board comprised of the Directors from the partnering local health departments, and representatives from the North Carolina Division of Public Health, the North Carolina Institute for Public Health in the Gillings School of Global Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and the Department of Public Health at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

The NENCPPH is one of 6 public health incubators originally supported by the North Carolina Institute for Public Health at the University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Health, through funding it received from the state of North Carolina. 

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