Coronavirus (Covid-19) Information

If you have any questions, please feel free to call the Haywood County COVID-19 Helpline at (828) 356-2019. This line is answered Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.


Community Care of North Carolina, Inc. (CCNC) has established a toll-free helpline (877-490-6642) aimed at answering COVID-19 health questions. The helpline is staffed from 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m., seven days a week.


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You can also see the latest online about North Carolina’s response to COVID-19 here: https://www.ncdhhs.gov/divisions/public-health/coronavirus-disease-2019-covid-19-response-north-carolina

*Updated daily statewide case count map*: https://www.ncdhhs.gov/covid-19-case-count-nc

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  1. 9-18-20 test status update, message from health director

  2. 9-18-20 COVID-19 cases increase by 25, cumulative total now 567

  3. 9-17-20 COVID-19 cluster identified at Enchanting Hair Fashions

  4. 9-11-20 test status update, message from health director

  5. 9-11-20 COVID-19 cases increase by 24, cumulative total now 542

  6. 9-4-20 COVID-19 cases increase by 25, cumulative total now 518

  7. 8-28-20 19 new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 493

  8. 8-28-20 test status update; message from health director

  9. 8-21-20 Haywood County Reports Six Additional Deaths Related to COVID-19

  10. 8-21-20 Haywood adds 29 new cases of COVID-19 bringing cumulative total to 474

  11. 8-21-20 test status update, message from health director

  12. 8-14-20 70 new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 445

  13. 8-14-20 test status update; message from health director

  14. Haywood County Reports Five Additional Deaths Related to COVID-19

  15. 8-7-20 test status update, message from health director

  16. 8-7-20 107 new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 375

  17. 8-5-20 Haywood County Reports Six Additional Deaths Related to COVID-19

  18. 7-31-20 test status update, message from health director

  19. 7-31-20 74 new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 268

  20. Health & Human Services has identified a COVID-19 cluster at Waynesville Pharmacy

  21. 7-24-20 test status update, message from health director

  22. 7-24-20 Haywood County Reports Two Deaths Related to COVID-19

  23. 7-24-20 48 new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 194

  24. 7-17-20 test status update, message from health director

  25. 7-16-20 14 new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 146

  26. 7-14-20 15 new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 132

  27. 7-10-20 Two new cases of COVID-19 bring cumulative total to 117

  28. 7-10-20 test status update, message from health director

  29. 7-9-20 Six new cases of COVID-19

  30. 7-8-20 New cases bring cumulative total to 109

  31. 7-7-20 New cases bring cumulative total to 107

  32. 7-6-20 13 new positive cases of COVID-19 identified over the weekend

  33. 7-6-20 Case #93 is the result of out-of-state travel

  34. 7-2-20 test status update, message from health director

  35. 7-1-20 Haywood reaches 92 cases, headaches appear as early symptom

  36. 6-30-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 91

  37. 6-29-20 COVID-19 case totals rise to 90 with five new cases over the weekend

  38. 6-26-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 85

  39. 6-25-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 82 with six new cases

  40. 6-25-20 Kids, Camp, and COVID-19, what you need to know

  41. 6-24-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 76 with two new cases

  42. 6-23-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 74 with two new cases

  43. 6-22-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 72 with one new case

  44. 6-19-20 test status update, message from health director

  45. 6-18-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 71 with two new cases

  46. 6-17-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 69

  47. 6-16-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 68

  48. 6-12-20 test status update, message from health director

  49. 6-12-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 67 with two new cases

  50. 6-8-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 65 with seven new cases

  51. 6-5-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 58 with one new case

  52. 6-4-20 test status update, message from health director

  53. 6-4-20 Positive COVID-19 cases rise to 57 with two new cases

  54. 6-1-20 Seven additional confirmed COVID-19 cases in Haywood County

  55. 5-29-20 48th COVID-19 case confirmed in Haywood County

  56. 5-28-20 test status update, message from health director

  57. 5-28-20 Two additional confirmed COVID-19 cases in Haywood County

  58. 5-27-20 45th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  59. 5-26-20 Three additional COVID-19 cases confirmed over Memorial Day weekend

  60. 5-22-20 41st confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  61. 5-22-20 40th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  62. 5-21-20 test status update, message from health director

  63. 5-21-20 Seven new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Haywood County

  64. FAQ for Executive Order No. 141 - Effective May 22, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

  65. Governor's Executive Order No. 141 - Phase 2

  66. 5-20-20 Four new COVID-19 cases confirmed in Haywood County

  67. 5-18-20 27th & 28th confirmed COVID-19 cases in Haywood County

  68. 5-15-20 26th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  69. 5-15-20 25th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  70. 5-15-20 24th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  71. 5-15-20 test status update, message from health director

  72. 5-14-20 Two additional COVID-19 cases confirmed in Haywood County

  73. 5-12-20 Haywood County COVID-19 Call Center Hours Updated

  74. 5-11-20 One false positive case reported in Haywood County

  75. FAQ for Executive Order No. 138 - Effective May 8, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

  76. Governor's Executive Order No. 138 - Phase 1

  77. 5-11-20 Three additional confirmed COVID-19 cases in Haywood County

  78. 5-7-20 test status update, message from health director

  79. 5-6-20 19th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  80. 5-4-20 18th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  81. 5-2-20 17th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  82. 5-1-20 16th confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  83. 5-1-20 Five additional confirmed COVID-19 cases in Haywood County

  84. 5-1-20 No positive cases found in essential worker COVID-19 testing study

  85. 4-30-20 Tenth confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  86. 4-29-20 A message from Public Health Services Director, Patrick Johnson

  87. Haywood County confirms three new COVID-19 cases — what it means

  88. 4-29-20 Ninth confirmed case in Haywood County

  89. 4-29-20 Eight Haywood County case confirmed

  90. 4-28-20 Seventh confirmed case in Haywood County

  91. 4-27-20 Sixth confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  92. 4-21-20 test status update, message from health director

  93. Advice to faith communities on drive-in services

  94. 4-17-20 Fifth confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  95. 4-16-20 Covid-19 Testing status update

  96. 4-15-20 Fourth confirmed COVID-19 case in Haywood County

  97. 4-14-20 test status update, message from health director

  98. 4-13-20 Covid-19 Testing status update

  99. 4-9-20 Covid-19 Testing status update

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