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 COVID-19 Testing Information

 

Testing and Collection Sites

Testing - Online Self-Assessment

 

 By the Numbers
 

Thank you for visiting the Cumberland County COVID-19 Dashboard. Effective January 25, 2021, Cumberland County has moved to using the NC Department of Health and Human Services (NCDHHS) Dashboard for COVID-19 data and indicators. With rare exception, county-specific data that has been available on the Cumberland County dashboard is now available on the NCDHHS dashboard along with additional data including data on antigen testing and hospitalizations.

 

How to find Cumberland County data on the NC DHHS Dashboard

For Case Counts and Demographics

  • Visit the NC DHHS COVID-19 Dashboard
  • Choose "Cases" on the right sidebar
  • Choose Cumberland County in the "Demographic Data - Cases" section
  • Total cases and demographic data will then change to Cumberland County specific information
  • You can choose "DEATHS" in the "Daily Cases" section or the "Demographic Data - Cases" section to view information of Cumberland County Deaths
  • To see the graph of cases like was shown on the county dashboard, choose "CASES by Date of Specimen Collection" at the top section of the page

For Percent Positivity Data

  • Visit the NC DHHS COVID-19 Dashboard
  • Choose "Testing" on the right sidebar
  • Scroll down to "Percent Positive by County"
  • Click on Cumberland County on the NC map

For Hospitalization Data (Regional)

  • Visit the NC DHHS COVID-19 Dashboard
  • Choose "Hospitalizations" on the right sidebar
  • Choose “MCRHC-Mid Carolina Regional Healthcare Coalition" to view regional data that includes Cumberland County

For Vaccination Data

*Note: These numbers reflect the number of Cumberland County residents who have received their vaccinations. This is NOT the number of vaccines administered by Cumberland County vaccine providers, as vaccine providers also vaccinate individuals from other counties as required.

 

 

 Community Resource Directory

Find information about resident assistance, food pantries, donations and more in Cumberland County.

Community Resource Directory

 

 Other Sources of Information

 

NC Department of Health and Human Services

NC Department of Health and Human Services

NC Updates on COVID-19

Frequently Asked Questions

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Frequently Asked Questions

Travel Guidance

 

 

County Drops to Yellow Tier of COVID-19 Alert

by Jon Soles | Mar 19, 2021
Cumberland has dropped to the Yellow Tier of the NC County Alert System

Cumberland County has dropped from the Orange Tier to the Yellow Tier of the NC County Alert System, according to the most recent available data taken from Feb. 28 – March 13.

 

Though the Yellow Tier of the NC County Alert System indicates significant community spread, it is less severe than the Orange Tier, which indicates substantial spread. Cumberland County was in Orange up until the end of February.

 

Cumberland County’s COVID-19 positive test rate is at 6.4%. The World Health Organization recommends a positive rate of 5%.

 

The Department of Public Health reports 13 Cumberland County residents died from the coronavirus since the beginning of March, bringing the total to 289 deaths. There have been 25,173 cases reported since the onset of the pandemic.

 

The N.C. Department of Health and Human Services reports that 14.1% of Cumberland County’s population is at least partially vaccinated and almost 10% is fully vaccinated.

“There are nine providers in our County offering vaccinations at 15 locations, so our citizens have several options on where to be vaccinated,” said Dr. Jennifer Green. You can find your spot at https://myspot.nc.gov/.

Vaccine Clinic Information

Cumberland County continues to offer free drive-thru COVID-19 vaccination clinics to individuals in Groups 1, 2, 3 and 4. An online application form allows individuals to choose their own appointment date and time for the first dose and second dose of the vaccine. Second doses are automatically scheduled after the first dose is received.

 

There will be a clinic for first doses tomorrow, Saturday, March 20, at the Crown Complex from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Appointments are required.

 

The clinic schedule for next week follows:

 

  • Tuesday, March 23: Second doses; appointments only. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Groups 1, 2, 3 and 4. No standby lane.
  • Wednesday, March 24: First and second doses; appointments only. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Groups 1, 2, 3 and 4. No standby lane.
  • Friday, March 26: First doses; appointments only. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Groups 1, 2, 3 and 4. Standby lane from 3 to 5 p.m. for eligible individuals.

 

Visit co.cumberland.nc.us/covid19vaccine to make an appointment. Call (910) 678-7657 weekdays from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. if you need assistance with the form or have questions about the COVID-19 vaccine.

Cumberland County COVID-19 UPDATE 3/19/2021

CASES

 

# of cases

25,173

% of positive cases

6.4%

# of deaths

289

 

 

Vaccination Data

 

Eligible Groups 1, 2, 3, 4

 

Doses administered to Cumberland County residents

 

1st dose administered through March 19

47,224 NOTE: represents different providers receiving vaccines through NCDHHS

2nd dose administered through March 11

32,734

1st dose percent of population vaccinated

14.1%

2nd dose percent of population vaccinated

9.8%

 

 

CLINIC SCHEDULE

 

Cumberland County Health Department Vaccination Clinics for Week of March 22-26

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Crown Expo Center 1960 Coliseum Drive, Fayetteville

Tuesday, March 23

2nd Dose. By Appointment Only

Wednesday, March 23

1st and 2nd Doses. By Appointment Only for Groups 1, 2, 3 and 4

Friday, March 26

1st Dose. Appointments 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Standby Lane (first-come, first served) from 3 to 5 p.m. for Groups 1, 2, 3 and 4

 

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