Coronavirus (Covid-19) Information

If you have any questions, please feel free to call the Haywood County COVID-19 Helpline at (828) 356-2019. This line is answered Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Community Care of North Carolina, Inc. (CCNC) has established a toll-free helpline (877-490-6642) aimed at answering COVID-19 health questions. The helpline is staffed from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., seven days a week.


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You can also see the latest online about North Carolina’s response to COVID-19 here: https://www.ncdhhs.gov/divisions/public-health/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19-response-north-carolina

*Updated daily statewide case count map*: https://www.ncdhhs.gov/covid-19-case-count-nc

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  1. 7-31-20 test status update, message from health director

  2. 7-31-20 74 new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 268

  3. Health & Human Services has identified a COVID-19 cluster at Waynesville Pharmacy

  4. 7-24-20 test status update, message from health director

  5. 7-24-20 Haywood County Reports Two Deaths Related to COVID-19

  6. 7-24-20 48 new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 194

  7. 7-17-20 test status update, message from health director

  8. 7-16-20 14 new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 146

  9. 7-14-20 15 new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 132

  10. 7-10-20 Two new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 117

  11. 7-10-20 test status update, message from health director

  12. 7-9-20 Six new cases of COVID-19

  13. 7-8-20 New cases bring cumulative total to 109

  14. 7-7-20 New cases bring cumulative total to 107

  15. 7-6-20 13 new positive cases of COVID-19 identified over the weekend

  16. 7-6-20 Case #93 is the result of out-of-state travel

  17. 7-2-20 test status update, message from health director

  18. 7-1-20 Haywood reaches 92 cases, headaches appear as early symptom

  19. 6-30-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 91

  20. 6-29-20 COVID-19 case totals rise to 90 with five new cases over the weekend

  21. 6-26-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 85

  22. 6-25-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 82 with six new cases

  23. 6-25-20 Kids, Camp, and COVID-19, what you need to know

  24. 6-24-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 76 with two new cases

  25. 6-23-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 74 with two new cases

  26. 6-22-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 72 with one new case

  27. 6-19-20 test status update, message from health director

  28. 6-18-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 71 with two new cases

  29. 6-17-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 69

  30. 6-16-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 68

  31. 6-12-20 test status update, message from health director

  32. 6-12-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 67 with two new cases

  33. 6-8-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 65 with seven new cases

  34. 6-5-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 58 with one new case

  35. 6-4-20 test status update, message from health director

  36. 6-4-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 57 with two new cases

  37. 6-1-20 Seven additional confirmed COVID-19 cases in Haywood County

  38. 5-29-20 48th COVID-19 case confirmed in Haywood County

  39. 5-28-20 test status update, message from health director

  40. 5-28-20 Two additional confirmed COVID-19 cases in Haywood County

  41. 5-27-20 45th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  42. 5-26-20 Three additional COVID-19 cases confirmed over Memorial Day weekend

  43. 5-22-20 41st confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  44. 5-22-20 40th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  45. 5-21-20 test status update, message from health director

  46. 5-21-20 Seven new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Haywood County

  47. FAQ for Executive Order No. 141 - Effective May 22, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

  48. Governor's Executive Order No. 141 - Phase 2

  49. 5-20-20 Four new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Haywood County

  50. 5-18-20 27th & 28th confirmed COVID-19 cases in Haywood County

  51. 5-15-20 26th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  52. 5-15-20 25th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  53. 5-15-20 24th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  54. 5-15-20 test status update, message from health director

  55. 5-14-20 Two additional COVID-19 cases confirmed in Haywood County

  56. 5-12-20 Haywood County COVID-19 Call Center Hours Updated

  57. 5-11-20 One false positive case reported in Haywood County

  58. FAQ for Executive Order No. 138 - Effective May 8, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

  59. Governor's Executive Order No. 138 - Phase 1

  60. 5-11-20 Three additional confirmed COVID-19 cases in Haywood County

  61. 5-7-20 test status update, message from health director

  62. 5-6-20 19th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  63. 5-4-20 18th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  64. 5-2-20 17th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  65. 5-1-20 16th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  66. 5-1-20 Five additional confirmed COVID-19 cases in Haywood County

  67. 5-1-20 No positive cases found in essential worker COVID-19 testing study

  68. 4-30-20 Tenth confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  69. 4-29-20 A message from Public Health Services Director, Patrick Johnson

  70. Haywood County confirms three new COVID-19 cases — what it means

  71. 4-29-20 Ninth confirmed case in Haywood County

  72. 4-29-20 Eight Haywood County case confirmed

  73. 4-28-20 Seventh confirmed case in Haywood County

  74. 4-27-20 Sixth confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  75. 4-21-20 test status update, message from health director

  76. Advice to faith communities on drive-in services

  77. 4-17-20 Fifth confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  78. 4-16-20 Covid-19 Testing status update

  79. 4-15-20 Fourth confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  80. 4-14-20 test status update, message from health director

  81. 4-13-20 Covid-19 Testing status update

  82. 4-9-20 Covid-19 Testing status update

  83. 4/07/2020 test status update, message from health director

  84. Crucial measures to keep yourself, family and public safe

    Haywood County Health Department Medical Director Mark Jaben provides a reminder of crucial measures for you to take in order to keep yourself, family and public healthy. Read on...
  85. 4/05/2020 Third confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  86. 5 de abril del 2020 PARA SU INMEDIATA DIFUSIÓN

  87. 4/03/2020 Burn ban issued in NC mountain region

  88. 04/02/2020 key reminders after news of positive Covid-19 results

  89. 4/02/2020 Haywood County confirmed Covid-19 cases

    Haywood County Public Health received notice April 2, 2020 that two Haywood County residents have tested positive for the novel coronavirus, COVID-19. Read on...
  90. PARA SU INMEDIATA DIFUSIÓN

    La oficina de Salud Pública del Condado Haywood fue informada el día 2 de abril del 2020, que dos residentes del Condado Haywood dieron resultado positivo en el examen del nuevo Coronavirus, COVID-19. Read on...
  91. 3/31/2020 message from Haywood County Public Health Director

  92. 3/30/2020 Updated food resources guide

  93. 3/30/2020 Health Department clinic schedule changes

    Changes to the Haywood County Health Department clinic schedule to begin Monday, March 30. Read on...
  94. Food access texting tool announced

    Governor Roy Cooper announced Friday that parents who need food assistance for their children can text FOODNC to 877-877 to locate nearby free meal sites. The texting service is also available in Spanish by texting COMIDA to 877-877. Read on...
  95. Crucial health measures, 3/27/2020 test result status

  96. Vaya Health crisis hotline available, operations continue to ensure access to care during COVID-19

  97. 3/24/2020 message from Haywood County Public Health Director Patrick Johnson

    COVID-19 HAS JUST ONE ENEMY – SOCIAL DISTANCING! We’ve all heard the message and are probably tired of hearing the message, but it’s important to not get social distancing fatigue. Read on...
  98. Haywood County Health and Human Services reminder

    During this time of vigilance and social distancing due to COVID-19, Haywood County Health and Human Services Agency is continuing to make Economic Services available to the public. Read on...
  99. Updated Haywood County food assistance resources

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