FCPH to offer sports physicals in June, July

The Record-Herald

Fayette County Public Health will offer sports physicals in June and July. Insurance can be billed or the cash price is $40. Dates are:

– June 6, 8:30-11:30 a.m., 1-3:30 p.m.

– June 23, 8:30-11:30 a.m.

– July 25, 8:30-11:30 a.m., 1-3:30 p.m.

The paperwork can be completed ahead of time for faster service. It is available on the health department’s website, faycohd.org.

COVID-19 Cases, Hospitalizations and Deaths

There were 34 new COVID cases and no new hospitalizations reported in Fayette County in the last seven days. At-home tests are now widely available and do not get reported to the local health department. As a result, the number of positive cases can be expected to be higher than reported. If you test positive for COVID, please refer to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention’s guidelines for isolation and notify your close contacts.

– 7,948 cases (+34)

– 495 hospitalizations (no change)

– 122 deaths (no change)

– 7,723 presumed recovered (+26)

Cases Per 100,000: (14-day period ending June 1)

Fayette County: 224.4 per 100,000 (up from 210.3)

Ohio: 275.2 per 100,000 (down from 291.1)

For more information, visit coronavirus.ohio.gov.

Vaccination Schedule

COVID-19 vaccinations and boosters provide protection against severe disease, hospitalizations and death. Fayette County Public Health will offer all three COVID vaccines and boosters on Tuesdays in June from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the health department office. Appointments can be made by calling 740-335-5910 or visiting faycohd.org/events.

Please bring:

– COVID vaccination record if you have already received at least one dose

– Health insurance card

There is no cost for a COVID vaccine. Patient insurance is billed for a fee to administer the vaccine, but patients will not be billed. To view more dates, visit faycohd.org/events

COVID-19 vaccination status in Fayette County

13,515 started (47%)

12,629 completed (44%)

6,145 first booster

741 second booster

For more information about the clinics and programs at Fayette County Public Health, visit their website at faycohd.org.


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