Health

Jan 25


FREE VIRTUAL CONFERENCE | FEBRUARY 9 - 12, 2021
Coping with Dementia Family Care Partner Conference

Coping With Dementia LLC Adversity brings opportunity; at Coping with Dementia LLC, this is what we believe! The limitations of COVID have brought us to our first virtual Conference, and…


ARHS to announce weekly vaccination clinics

(Albemarle Regional Health Services) COVID-19 Vaccine, First Dose Information: In an effort to streamline the vaccine process and to expedite our resources in getting vaccine to target populations, Albemarle Regional…


Dare to move to OBXAlerts notification system

Subscribers to current emergency alerts must re-register Dare County, in partnership with the towns of Duck, Southern Shores, Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills, Nags Head and Manteo, has chosen Rave…

Local health officials face vaccine challenges

Rollout marked by shortages and uncertainty On Jan. 14, North Carolina health officials announced that the state would immediately adjust its COVID-19 vaccination prioritization to match federal guidelines issued just…


Saturday, 13 February 2021 from 3 to 5 p.m.
‘With Love’ Gala to Go

A benefit for the Outer Banks Hospital Cancer Center The Outer Banks Hospital Saturday, February 13, 2021 from 3 to 5 p.m. Tickets: https://theobh.square.site/product/obh-gala-to-go-dinner-box-serves-2-people-/41 The ‘With Love’ Gala to Go…


Dare County now accepting Vaccination Appointment Requests for individuals 65 years of age and older

Dare County Department of Health & Human Services NCDHHS has changed Vaccine Prioritization Phases and we are now able to accept appointment requests from individuals 65 years of age and…


Virtual Welcome to Medicare

Currituck County Center | N.C. Cooperative Extension Are you overwhelmed with Medicare questions and don’t know where to begin? Mark your calendars for an online “Welcome to Medicare” session held…


A lifeline in difficult times

Vidant Health The Community Health Worker program is an initiative from the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services as a link between health/social services and the community to…


The Outer Banks Hospital welcomes First Baby Born in 2021

Carolyn Gilbert and Cody Jones, both of Manteo, North Carolina, welcomed 8-pound, 5-ounce Lorraine “Rainey” Jones into the world on New Year’s Day at 12:34 p.m. Baby Jones was due…


ARHS to host drive-thru vaccine clinics

Albemarle Regional Health Services will host a drive-thru vaccination clinic at Maple Park in Currituck County on Wednesday, Jan. 6 (9 a.m. – 4 p.m.) and Thursday, Jan. 7 (9…


Those 75 and older can register for COVID shot

First vaccinations for seniors slated for Jan. 6 (Dare County Department of Health and Human Services) Update: The Dare County Department of Health and Human Services has just published this Jan.…


OBX Hospital announces visitor restrictions

Outer Banks Hospital As The Outer Banks Hospital and Medical Group continues to respond to the evolving COVID-19 pandemic, we are taking steps to ensure the safety of all. Effective…


NC unveils updated priority plan for vaccinations

State reports a record 8,551 cases Today’s COVID numbers released by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services are sobering. There were a record 8,551 new cases reported…


COVID vaccinations start in Hyde County

The Hyde County Health Department administered its first COVID-19 vaccinations in Hyde County on Dec. 29 to frontline healthcare workers including, as pictured, Luana Gibbs, Health Director, Lisa Cuthrell, RN…


OBH using new COVID therapy

The Outer Banks Hospital  The Outer Banks Hospital posted this update on their first Bamlanivimab infusion treatment for COVID-19 on their Facebook page. The Outer Banks Hospital Registered Nursing team, Anne…