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West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources Press Releases

582 Press Releases
  • Published on May 13, 2021 - 15:37 GMT

    COVID-19 Daily Update 5-13-2021

    The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of May 13, 2021, there have been 2,817,189 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 157,626 total cases and 2,751 deaths. DHHR has confirmed the deaths of …

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  • Published on May 13, 2021 - 01:49 GMT

    West Virginia to Begin Administering COVID-19 Vaccines to 12-15 Year Olds

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  • Published on May 12, 2021 - 22:30 GMT

    Legionella No Longer Detected at Mildred Mitchell-Bateman Hospital

    Mildred Mitchell-Bateman Hospital today announced that recent water tests did not detect Legionella bacteria.   After Legionella bacteria was detected in two sinks at Mildred Mitchell-Bateman Hospital’s Administration Building in April 2021, the Hospital …

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  • Published on May 12, 2021 - 15:57 GMT

    Online Ordering Now Available at St. Mary’s Galaxy for SNAP Recipients

    The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) today announced the addition of online purchasing at St. Mary’s Galaxy for West Virginians using Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. This benefit is available through …

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  • Published on May 12, 2021 - 15:57 GMT

    COVID-19 Daily Update 5-12-2021

    DHHR has confirmed the deaths of a 62-year old male from Putnam County, a 91-year old female from Monongalia County, a 55-year old male from Monongalia County, a 72-year old male from Berkeley County, a 71-year old female from Marion County, an 84-year old …

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  • Published on May 11, 2021 - 17:30 GMT

    Online Ordering Now Available at Giant Eagle for SNAP Recipients

    The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) today announced the addition of online purchasing at Giant Eagle for West Virginians using Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits. This benefit is available through the …

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  • Published on May 11, 2021 - 14:38 GMT

    COVID-19 Daily Update 5-11-2021

    The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of May 11, 2021, there have been 2,800,152 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 156,875 total cases and 2,734 deaths. DHHR has confirmed the deaths of …

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  • Published on May 10, 2021 - 16:37 GMT

    COVID-19 Daily Update 5-10-2021

    ​The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of May 10, 2021, there have been 2,795,243 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 156,617 total cases and 2,729 deaths. DHHR has confirmed the deaths …

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  • Published on May 9, 2021 - 14:58 GMT

    COVID-19 Daily Update 5-9-2021

    ​The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of May 9, 2021, there have been 2,791,498 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 156,406 total cases and 2,726 deaths. There were no deaths reported to …

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  • Published on May 8, 2021 - 20:06 GMT

    COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics May 10-15, 2021

    Gov. Jim Justice, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, and the West Virginia Joint Interagency Task Force for COVID-19 Vaccines announced COVID-19 vaccine clinics that will be held across the state.   All West Virginians, age 16 …

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  • Published on May 8, 2021 - 15:48 GMT

    COVID-19 Daily Update 5-8-2021

    The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of May 8, 2021, there have been 2,781,925 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 156,001 total cases and 2,726 deaths.   DHHR has confirmed the deaths …

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  • Published on May 7, 2021 - 15:40 GMT

    COVID-19 Daily Update 5-7-2021

    ​The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of May 7, 2021, there have been 2,774,600 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 155,680 total cases and 2,719 deaths. DHHR has confirmed the deaths of …

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  • Published on May 6, 2021 - 16:02 GMT

    COVID-19 Daily Update 5-6-2021

    ​The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of May 6, 2021, there have been 2,766,533 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 155,341 total cases and 2,713 deaths. After a data quality review from …

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  • Published on May 5, 2021 - 19:35 GMT

    P-EBT Extended for Children 6 and Under

    The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) has extended the Pandemic Electronic Benefit Transfer (P-EBT) program to children under the age of six years old who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits and are …

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  • Published on May 5, 2021 - 14:18 GMT

    COVID-19 Daily Update 5-5-2021

    ​The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of May 5, 2021, there have been 2,757,291 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 154,956 total cases and 2,707 deaths. DHHR has confirmed the deaths of …

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  • Published on May 4, 2021 - 23:21 GMT

    COVID-19 Daily Update 5-4-2021

    The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of May 4, 2021, there have been 2,746,420 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 154,551 total cases and 2,695 deaths.   DHHR has confirmed the deaths …

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  • Published on May 3, 2021 - 15:22 GMT

    COVID-19 Daily Update 5-3-2021

    ​The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of May 3, 2021, there have been 2,740,117 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 154,207 total cases and 2,686 deaths. There were no deaths reported to …

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  • Published on May 3, 2021 - 13:03 GMT

    Patient Registration for Medical Cannabis Cards Open to Eligible West Virginians

    The West Virginia Office of Medical Cannabis (OMC) encourages eligible West Virginians with serious medical conditions to register for a medical cannabis patient card at www.medcanwv.org.   A list of physicians registered to certify patients as eligible …

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  • Published on May 3, 2021 - 02:00 GMT

    COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics May 3-8, 2021

    Gov. Jim Justice, the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources, and the West Virginia Joint Interagency Task Force for COVID-19 Vaccines announced COVID-19 vaccine clinics that will be held across the state.   All West Virginians, age 16 …

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  • Published on May 2, 2021 - 14:39 GMT

    COVID-19 Daily Update 5-2-2021

    ​The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of May 2, 2021, there have been 2,735,731 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 153,918 total cases and 2,686 deaths. DHHR has confirmed the deaths of …

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