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Having signs and symptoms of COVID-19, and wanting to talk to a nurse- we are here for you. Call 503.842.3940, Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m

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May 27, 2020

Bilingual Agriculture COVID-19 Resources

Distribution sites (English) – https://tillamookchc.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/DistributionLocations-Final.pdf    Distribution sites (Spanish) – https://tillamookchc.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/DistributionLocations-Spanish.pdf   KN95 Facts (English) – https://tillamookchc.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/KN95-Fact-Sheet_English.pdf   KN95 Facts (Spanish) – https://tillamookchc.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/KN95-Fact-Sheet_Spanish.pdf   High Speed Hand-Washing (Bilingual) – https://tillamookchc.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/High-Speed-Hand-Washing-Bilingual_Color.pdf  
May 19, 2020

Our Heroes – COVID-19

We are celebrating and featuring our health care staff who have been on the front lines during COVID-19 May 20th: Our heroes are our Care Coordinators!   https://tillamookchc.org/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/carecoordinatorheroes-HH-and-NCC-final.pdf Our featured heroes this week are our care coordinators Our care coordinators don’t wear scrubs very often, but they are a very […]
April 14, 2020

Sixth Case of COVID-19 Reported in Tillamook County

              April 14, 2020 COVID-19 Response TILLAMOOK, Ore. —Today April 14th, we are reporting a sixth case of COVID-19 in Tillamook County. The individual is between the ages of 40-50, and is a resident of Tillamook County. Public health department staff is working with […]
April 10, 2020

Fifth Case of COVID-19 Reported in Tillamook County

              April 10, 2020 COVID-19 Response TILLAMOOK, Ore. —Today April 10th, we are reporting a fifth case of COVID-19 in Tillamook County. The individual is between the ages of 65-75. Public health department staff is working with the individual who remains under self-isolation at […]
April 10, 2020

Fourth Case of COVID-19 Reported in Tillamook County

              April 8, 2020 COVID-19 Response TILLAMOOK, Ore. —Today April 8th, we are reporting a fourth case of COVID-19 in Tillamook County.   The individual is between the ages of 35-45. Contact investigation is currently ongoing by health department staff. Community members with concerns […]
April 9, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

              COVID-19 Response April 9, 2020   TILLAMOOK, Ore.  COVID-19 Testing: Who should be tested? Many people are interested in testing for COVID-19 out of concern for themselves and their loved ones. If you have trouble breathing or feel very ill, call your health care […]
April 6, 2020

Oregon Guidance on Use of Homemade Masks or Face Coverings by the Public to Prevent Spread of COVID-19

April 4, 2020 Preventing transmission of the COVID-19 virus depends on physical distancing, frequently washing hands and surfaces, and staying home when you are sick. Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) (e.g. masks, gowns and gloves) protects healthcare personnel who are taking care of patients with COVID-19. A shortage of PPE has […]
March 31, 2020

Tillamook County partners with YMCA to coordinate donations and operate a hotline

              COVID-19 Response March 30, 2020 CONTACTS: Patti Atkins Public Relations Consultant  503-961-2535   TILLAMOOK, Ore. —Tillamook County Community Health Centers and Tillamook Family YMCA are working together to develop a list of needed supplies and a central drop off location for donations. They […]
March 29, 2020

Third Case of COVID-19 Reported in Tillamook County

              March 29, 2020 CONTACT: Melissa Paulissen, MDPublic Health Officer 503-708-8900 COVID-19 Response TILLAMOOK, Ore. — The Tillamook County Public Health Department announced Sunday, March 29 that it has been informed of the third positive case of COVID-19 coronavirus in the county. The individual […]
March 28, 2020

Second Case of COVID-19 Reported in Tillamook County

              March 28, 2020 CONTACT: Melissa Paulissen, MDPublic Health Officer 503-708-8900 COVID-19 Response TILLAMOOK, Ore. — The Tillamook County Public Health Department announced Saturday, March 28 that it has been informed of the second positive case of COVID-19 coronavirus in the county. The individual […]
March 27, 2020

Tillamook County – Essential or Non-Essential? The Mental Health Impact

              COVID-19 Response March 27, 2020 CONTACTS: Marlene Putman Administrator, TCCHC 503-842-3922   TILLAMOOK, Ore. —The most recent executive order issued by Governor Kate Brown directs Oregonians to stay at home to the maximum extent possible to help reduce the potential spread of COVID-19. […]
March 26, 2020

First Presumptive Case of COVID-19 Reported in Tillamook County

              March 26, 2020 CONTACT: Melissa Paulissen, MDPublic Health Officer 503-708-8900 TILLAMOOK, Ore. — The Tillamook County Public Health Department announced Thursday, March 26, that it has been informed of the first presumptive case of COVID-19 coronavirus in the county. The individual is a […]
March 25, 2020

COVID-19 Dental Update for Tillamook County

              March 25, 2020 CONTACTS: Dawna Roesener Dental manager 503-842-3913   Marlene Putman Administrator 503-842-3922   TILLAMOOK, Ore. — Dental offices and providers across Tillamook County are only scheduling appointments for urgent or emergency care at this time. “You should always try to get […]
March 23, 2020

Governor Kate Brown’s Executive Order: Stay Home Except for Essential Needs

March 23, 2020 NEWS RELEASE Media Contact: Charles Boyle, 503-931-7773   Governor Kate Brown Tightens Social Distancing Measures, Tells Oregonians to “Stay Home, Save Lives” Updated orders for individuals, businesses, public organizations, and outdoor spaces to prevent COVID-19 spread    (Portland, OR)—Governor Kate Brown today issued Executive Order 20-12, directing […]
March 22, 2020

March 22, 2020 Tillamook County Board of Commissioners Update – Resolution #R20-006

March 20, 2020

Oregon reports 26 new COVID-19 cases

March 20, 2020 PORTLAND, Ore.— Oregon Health Authority reported 26 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the state total to 114, as of 8:30 a.m. today, March 20. The COVID-19 cases reported today are in the following counties: Clackamas (4), Deschutes (2), Grant (1), Linn (1), Marion (4), Multnomah (5), Union […]
March 18, 2020

Tillamook County Community Health Centers Responds to Coronavirus; To Date March 18, All Tests of Tillamook County Residents Negative

March 18, 2020 CONTACTS: Robin Watts, Public Health Program Manager, 503-842-3928 Marlene Putman, TCCHC Administrator, 503-842-3922 TILLAMOOK, Ore. — “The care team at Tillamook County Community Health Centers is dedicated to staying current on the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases and will continue to actively monitor the situation,” advised Tillamook County […]
March 18, 2020

Governor Kate Brown Extends Statewide School Closure Until April 28, Releases Executive Orders

March 17, 2020 New executive order addresses child care for health care providers and first responders, delivery of food assistance to familiesPortland, OR—Governor Kate Brown today announced an extension of Oregon’s statewide school closure to a total of six weeks, until April 28, and also issued further guidance for Oregon’s […]
March 18, 2020

TILLAMOOK COUNTY PARKS DEPARTMENT CLOSURE

Tillamook County Board of Commissioners 201 Laurel Avenue, Tillamook, OR  97141 Phone: 503-842-3403 TTY Oregon Relay Service Bill Baertlein, Chair Mary Faith Bell, Vice-Chair David Yamamoto, Commissioner The Tillamook County Parks Department strives to ensure the safety of its employees, volunteers, and visiting public.  To help reduce the risk of […]
March 17, 2020

State announces 18 new COVID-19 cases

March 17, 2020 Oregon now has a total of 65 people who have been diagnosed with COVID-19. The Oregon Health Authority announced 18 new cases of the novel coronavirus as of 10:30 a.m. today. OHA is reporting 18 total new cases in the following counties: Clackamas (4), Linn (5), Marion […]
March 17, 2020

State Announces 8 New COVID-19 Cases

March 16, 2020 Oregon now has a total of 47 people who have been diagnosed with COVID-19. The Oregon Health Authority announced eight new cases of the novel coronavirus as of 10:30 a.m. today.OHA is reporting 2 new cases each in Benton and Deschutes Counties; and 1 new case in […]
March 16, 2020

Food Service Tips

Working in the Food Industry? – Here are some Oregon Health Authority tips:
March 16, 2020

Traveler Information

Traveled recently by airplane or have you been on a cruise? See these tips from Oregon Health Authority:
March 16, 2020

County Offices Limiting Access due to COVID-19

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March 16, 2020

Novel Coronavirus Updates (COVID-19)

The Oregon Health Authority is responding to an outbreak of respiratory illness, called COVID-19, caused by a novel (new) coronavirus. Health officials urge good hand hygiene, covering coughs and staying home if you are sick. For general information on novel coronavirus in Oregon, call 211. If you are having a medical emergency, […]
March 2, 2020

Oregon announces first, presumptive case of novel coronavirus

Novel Coronavirus Updates (COVID-19) February 28, 2020 Health officials continue investigating as they urge good hand hygiene, covering coughs, staying home if sick PORTLAND, Ore.—Oregon Health Authority has confirmed Oregon’s first, presumptive case of novel coronavirus, COVID-19, public health officials announced today. The case, an adult resident of Washington County, […]