Montgomery County COVID-19 Reporting Update
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, TX -- Montgomery County Public Health District can announce a reporting transition in relation to COVID-19. Today marks two years since confirmation of the first case of COVID-19 in Montgomery County. Moving forward, we will continue to monitor COVID-19 activity in the county per protocols outlined by the Texas Department of State Health Services as we do with all other reportable illnesses. MCPHD will no longer provide weekly reports; however, all data collected by MCPHD will continue to be available through the DSHS website via the following links.
Confirmed cases, probable cases and fatalities by county as well as additional information is provided by DSHS and can be found here: https://www.arcgis.com/apps/dashboards/45e18cba105c478697c76acbbf86a6bc.
Regional hospitalizations as well as additional information is provided by SETRAC and can be found here: https://bit.ly/3jwhdiV.
Testing Positivity Rate for Montgomery County is provided by UT Health, School of Public Health found and can be found here: https://sph.uth.edu/dept/bads/covid19-dashboard .
In the event of emerging variants, we continue to encourage eligible populations to be fully vaccinated and receive a booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Need to find a vaccine or a vaccine booster shot? Click here for vaccine sites: https://www.vaccines.gov/.
If you are diagnosed with or exposed to COVID-19 , please follow the CDC guidance here: https://www.cdc.gov/media/releases/2021/s1227-isolation-quarantine-guidance.html.
Montgomery County Public Health District’s mission is promoting a healthy, resilient community through health education, disease prevention, clinical services, and emergency preparedness. For more information about the Montgomery County Public Health District please go to www.mcphd-tx.org .