North Carolina established new single-day high totals in the number of COVID-19 cases and people hospitalized by the disease today.
The daily update from the state’s Department of Health and Human Services shows 2,099 new lab-confirmed cases, which tops the previous single-day high of 1,843 on Wednesday.
The number of hospitalizations due to COVID-19 is 951, with 89% of hospitals reported. That surpasses the previous single-day high of 915 set on June 23.
What can I do?
  • Keep on keepin’ on with the 3 W’s — WEAR a mask, WAIT 6 ft apart, WASH your hands
  • Try not to go out unless you have to
  • Be cautious if you go out – wear a mask and practice social distancing
Our office needs hand sanitizer and I need a mask. How can I get these supplies?
Good news! CHA has hand sanitizer to refill the bottles in your office and we have plenty of masks. Just send an email and you’ll get what you need.
What about our staff members and kids/families we serve who were tested?
We are continuing to follow safety protocols and tracking all testing results of staff members. Here are those results to date:
CHA staff members tested: 12
Positive Results: 1
Negative Results: 11
Pending Results: 0