Media Information

  1. Virtual media briefing at 10:30 am Wednesday

    The Springfield-Greene County Health Department will hold a virtual media briefing at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow, Jan. 19. Read on...
  2. Health Department to distribute 50,000 surgical masks to community partners

    As the highly transmissible Omicron variant of COVID-19 makes its way through Greene County, having access to high-quality face masks may not be possible for many members of our community. Read on...
  3. Health Department urging community to help Slow the Surge of COVID-19

    As COVID-19 cases continue to rise locally and nationally, the Springfield-Greene County Health Department is launching a new campaign—Slow the Surge—urging community members to join the Health Department’s efforts to slow the spread of disease. Read on...
  4. Virtual media briefing at 10:30 am Wednesday

    The Springfield-Greene County Health Department will hold a virtual media briefing at 10:30 a.m. tomorrow, Jan. 12. Read on...
  5. Health Department launches COVID-19 testing opportunities map

    As demand for COVID-19 testing continues to increase, the Springfield-Greene County Health Department is pleased to announce it has launched an interactive map detailing testing locations throughout the community. Read on...
  6. 2021 ends with warning from Health Department on importance of vaccination and boosters

    The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is encouraging those who have not received a booster yet to do so as soon as possible, following a month of increasing cases and hospitalizations. Read on...
  7. Greene County sees highest COVID-19 daily case rate since beginning of pandemic

    The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is reporting a new record daily average of COVID-19 cases in Greene County. Read on...
  8. CDC approves booster dose for 12–15-year-olds, scheduling now available at the Health Department

    The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is pleased to announce that booster appointments for those 12-15 years old can now be scheduled following Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) approval on Jan. 6. Read on...
  9. Media availability at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Public Safety Center

    The Springfield-Greene County Health Department will hold a media availability at 11 a.m. tomorrow, Jan. 5, in the Public Safety Center training room located at 330 W. Scott. Read on...
  10. First confirmed case of the Omicron variant identified in Greene County

    Results from the CDC’s National Genomic Surveillance System has confirmed that the Omicron variant has been present in Greene County since at least mid-December. This first case of Omicron was from a test sample taken on Dec. 17. Read on...
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