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8/17/2021 Foodbank hosting drive-thru food distribution in Dayton As Seen on 2 News] DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) ‚Ai The Foodbank is hosting a mass drive-thru food distribution on Tuesday, August 17 for Miami Valley residents in need of food assistance. The distribution will ... Children‚Aos Hospital will help pass out food. Montgomery County Public Health Department will be on-site offering free COVID-19 vaccinations during the event. ‚AuWe greatly value Dayton Children‚Aos Hospital and CareSource‚Aos ...
8/17/2021 PHDMC - - Public Health - Dayton & Montgomery County Supports CDC Mask Guidance Masks Recommended for Everyone Indoors Due to the rapid increase in the number of COVID-19 cases , the increasing spread of the Delta variant in the region, and recent research showing that vaccinated individuals can spread the disease if they become infected, Public Health - Dayton & Montgomery County is providing notice that it supports the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention‚Aos (CDC) guidance that recommends the use of face masks ...
8/12/2021 Ohio sees highest number of COVID-19 cases in over 6 months As Seen on 2 News] DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN )‚Ai The state of Ohio hit the highest single day count of COVID-19 cases since February. If this trend continues, health leaders are concerned about what ... is available,‚Au said Dan Suffoletto, public information supervisor for Public Health ‚Ai Dayton & Montgomery County Dan Suffoletto. ‚AuNew situations arise, so government agencies are adapting, businesses are adapting and the public needs to adapt ...
8/12/2021 Dayton joins growing list of schools mandating masks Dayton‚Aos school board on Tuesday agreed in principle to a mask mandate for all students and staff when they are inside district buildings.Dayton Public Schools joins the Jefferson Twp. and Yellow Springs school districts ... approved to receive COVID vaccines.Most other local schools are repeating public health officials‚Ao guidance, that unvaccinated students and staff are strongly encouraged to wear masks, but they are not requiring it.COVID-19 cases and ...
8/10/2021 City of Dayton to require weekly COVID-19 tests for unvaccinated employees As Seen on 2 News] DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) ‚Ai Dayton city employees who are not vaccinated against COVID-19 will soon have to submit to weekly testing. According to protocol documents from the city, employees will be required to show proof of vaccination, or be subjected to weekly testing. The requirement will go into effect on September 20. On August 2, Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley, along with officials with Public ...
8/9/2021 ODH reports Ohioans have reached 50% vaccination for one or both doses ... Public Health Dayton/Montgomery County Supervisor Dan Suffoletto. For PHDMC workers, keeping up vaccine efforts is worth it to protect people from this dangerous new virus train. ‚AuWe‚Aore also still using those remote vaccination clinics with the help of the RTA throughout Montgomery County to try to reach people who may have transportation issues,‚Au said Suffoletto. In Clark County, health workers are also encouraged to see vaccine increase ...
8/4/2021 Ohio State, U. of Cincinnati, to require masks indoors ... public health experts,‚Au Johnson said. The University of Cincinnati announced its universal indoor mask mandate Tuesday, The Cincinnati Enquirer reported . The city of Dayton has announced its own mask mandate inside city buildings, as has the Ohio Supreme Court for its downtown Columbus building. Last month, Cleveland State University said it would require all students living on-campus to be vaccinated. The seven-day rolling average of daily new ...
7/20/2021 Back-to-school vaccines urged after rates fell in early pandemic Thousands of local children will head back to the classroom next month, and public health experts are urging parents to get kids caught up on all of their needed vaccines.When the pandemic started, many children ... Au said Dr. Michael Dohn, medical director for Public Health-Dayton & Montgomery County. ‚AuOf course then they can easily become infected and then spread that to other children who are not vaccinated.‚AuThe Centers for ...
7/20/2021 Advancements in treatment reduce lung, skin cancer death rates Deaths from lung and melanoma skin cancer ‚Ai two of the most common and life-threatening cancers ‚Ai have declined in the past 20 years, according to a recent National Cancer Institute report.The decrease is attributed to fewer smokers and treatment changes, including drugs and therapies, fewer surgeries and tumor analysis. Earlier diagnoses also are leading to better outcomes, said Dan Suffoletto, spokesman for Public Health-Dayton & Montgomery County.‚AuEarlier ...
7/17/2021 COVID outbreak at Miamisburg summer camp impacts 44 churches COVID outbreak at Miamisburg summer camp impacts 44 churches MIAMISBURG, Ohio ‚Ai A COVID-19 outbreak at a camp in Miamisburg is impacting families across Greater Cincinnati, according to Public Health ‚Ai Dayton & Montgomery County (PHDMC). Public information supervisor Dan Suffoletto said the outbreak began at Camp Chatuaqua, 43 miles north of Cincinnati. He said an estimated 800 people showed up for church camp there from June 28 to July ...
7/17/2021 COVID-19: Illinois residents at Ohio church retreat linked to outbreak ... Public health officials are investigating a recent COVID-19 outbreak at a Baptist church retreat in Ohio with 800 participants coming from various churches in several states, including Illinois. The retreat was held at Camp Chautauqua in Miamisburg, Ohio, from June 27 to July 3. Attendees came from Ohio, Kentucky, Illinois and Indiana, according to Public Health ‚Ai Dayton & Montgomery County, the local health agency. At least 30 cases of ...
7/16/2021 Illinois residents among those who attended Ohio church retreat linked to COVID-19 outbreak, according to health officials Chicago Tribune Public health officials are investigating a recent COVID-19 outbreak at a Baptist church retreat in Ohio with 800 participants coming from various churches in several states, including Illinois.The retreat was held at Camp Chautauqua in Miamisburg, Ohio, from June 27 to July 3. Attendees came from Ohio, Kentucky, Illinois and Indiana, according to Public Health ‚Ai Dayton & Montgomery County, the local health agency.Advertisement At least 30 cases ...
7/11/2021 Community vaccination clinics continue XENIA ‚Ai Greene County Public Health officials continue to vaccinate residents against COVID-19. The following dates and locations are open to the public. Walk-ins are welcome. Residents can register online at https://gettheshot.coronavirus.ohio.gov. The clinics noted with (DT) will offer the chance to be entered into a drawing to win 2 tickets to an upcoming Dayton Dragons game, courtesy of Greene County Public Health. Those clinics with (ODM ...
7/11/2021 Community vaccination clinics continue XENIA ‚Ai Greene County Public Health officials continue to vaccinate residents against COVID-19. The following dates and locations are open to the public. Walk-ins are welcome. Residents can register online at https://gettheshot.coronavirus.ohio.gov. The clinics noted with (DT) will offer the chance to be entered into a drawing to win 2 tickets to an upcoming Dayton Dragons game, courtesy of Greene County Public Health. Those clinics with (ODM ...
5/23/2021 This is what summer 2021 in Dayton will look like Business leaders, restaurant owners and event planners are hopeful for a bustling summer in the Dayton region full of performances and rebuilding as many of Ohio‚Aos COVID restrictions expire in June.Just this Thursday, the ... of a community.‚AuGov. Mike DeWine‚Aos lifting of many public health orders, effective June 2, is positive news for the local hospitality industry, said Jacquelyn Powell, Dayton Convention & Visitors Bureau president and CEO.Normal capacity ...
4/17/2021 Fewer people signing up for COVID-19 vaccines at large venues Some vaccine appointments are going unfilled in the Dayton area and public health officials are trying to reach populations who might be hesitant about getting a COVID-19 vaccine to persuade them to get the shot.Public Health ‚Ai Dayton & Montgomery County had about 700 open slots for today as of Friday afternoon, said spokesman Dan Suffoletto.‚AuThursday we did have some openings so this week we‚Aove begun to see ...
4/14/2021 Kettering Fairmont High School plans UD Arena graduation with COVID restrictions, education, coronavirus, University of Dayton KETTERING ‚Ai Fairmont High School is set to hold its graduation next month at the University of Dayton Arena.The graduation is scheduled for May 20 at 7 p.m., Kettering City Schools Superintendent Scott Inskeep has ... a ban on mass gatherings was in place due to public health orders from the Ohio Department of Health and Gov. Mike DeWine due to the coronavirus.Fairmont joins other area high schools which have recently ...
4/13/2021 Johnson and Johnson: COVID vaccine clinics pause shots in Ohio ... Public Health at Dillard's in Southern Park Mall. Kroger at Cincinnati Cintas Center. Kroger at Wilmington Air Park. Bowling Green State University. Cleveland State University. Youngstown State University. Miami University is halting Johnson & Johnson shots but proceeding with Pfizer and Moderna shots.These mass vaccination locations are switching to Pfizer:Dayton Convention Center. Zanesville Genesis Healthcare System. Akron at Summit County Fairgrounds. Columbus Public Health at the Celeste Center. University ...
4/13/2021 Dayton area COVID-19 vaccine clinics add walk-in hours, outreach to fill slots ... taking in walk-ins or targeting outreach to match supply with people who still need an immunization.Erik Balster, Preble County Public Health commissioner, said appointments were filling up since they started in December but about ... community to create, grow and healDan Suffoletto, with Public Health - Dayton & Montgomery County, said as of Monday afternoon they still had about 2,300 openings on Friday and 3,000 appointments open for Saturday. People can schedule ...
4/8/2021 Johnson and Johnson: COVID vaccine clinics pause shots in Ohio ... Public Health at Dillard's in Southern Park Mall. Kroger at Cincinnati Cintas Center. Kroger at Wilmington Air Park. Bowling Green State University. Cleveland State University. Youngstown State University. Miami University is halting Johnson & Johnson shots but proceeding with Pfizer and Moderna shots.These mass vaccination locations are switching to Pfizer:Dayton Convention Center. Zanesville Genesis Healthcare System. Akron at Summit County Fairgrounds. Columbus Public Health at the Celeste Center. University ...
4/3/2021 Local Leaders Split on Impact of Senate Bill 22 ... Dayton Mayor Nan Whaley said she has been impressed with Public Health of Dayton and Montgomery County's effort during the pandemic. Dayton was the first city in Ohio to mandate masks."Being able to have that flexibility for locals to really decide what they need to do to control things when it comes to local health issues, I think makes a lot of sense and that's a conservative idea," said ...
4/1/2021 Dayton Children's has treated 35 kids with rare syndrome associated with COVID ... Prevention.Dayton Children‚Aos has treated approximately 35 kids with MIS-C since the pandemic began, said Dr. Dustin Fleck, division chief of rheumatology at Dayton Children‚Aos.According to local health departments, Montgomery County has had at least 19 cases of MIS-C, Greene County has had one case, Warren County at least nine cases and Clark County recently confirmed its fourth case. A spokesperson for Miami County Public Health did ...
3/29/2021 Mass vaccination sites open across Ohio as eligibility opens to those 16 and older | WTTE ... vaccination site opens Monday morning a the Celeste Center located at 717 E. 17th Ave. (/p)(/sd-embed)(/p)Columbus Public Health will manage the site with support from the Ohio Department of Health and ... The Lucas County Rec Center, Maumee, Ohio (Date: TBD) (/li) Dayton-Montgomery County Convention Center, Dayton, Ohio (Opening 3/31)(/li) The Summit County Fairgrounds, Akron, Ohio (Opening 4/3)(/li) The site of the former Dillard's ...
3/28/2021 Herd immunity is the goal. But that may take time and it's not guaranteed. ... Public Health-Dayton & Montgomery County.Infection risks will remain as long as sizable shares of the U.S. and global population are not immune, he said.Also, he said, it‚Aos unclear how long immunity from vaccines or prior exposure will last, and new vaccine-resistant strains could be a problem.‚AuIt‚Aos quite possible that people will need a booster shot down the road,‚Au he said. ‚AuIf you need a booster ...
3/26/2021 Public Health prepared for mass vaccination clinic at Dayton Convention Center to start next week Mar 25, 2021 / 10:54 PM EDT / Updated: Mar 25, 2021 / 11:19 PM EDTDAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) ‚Ai Eleven mass vaccination sites will open across the state next week, Including one at the Dayton Convention Center. Public Health ‚Ai Dayton and Montgomery County officials say they‚Aore ready to keep giving out doses starting Wednesday.571,460 COVID-19 vaccines will be available statewide next week, that includes nearly 5,000 at the ...