Dear Lincoln County Residents:
This is our public information update for April 4. The COVID-19 situation continues to evolve quickly and we feel it is important to provide information on how you can stay informed, what your local government is doing and what you can do to keep you and your family safe.
- Fourth Confirmed COVID-19 case in Lincoln County- Fourth Lincoln County resident tests positive for COVID-19
- Need more information?
- Lincoln County Call Center is open weekdays 9am – 1pm.
Call: 541-265-0621 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
En español los Miércoles y Jueves
Teléfono: 541-265-0621 Email: email@example.com
- If you have COVID19 health questions you can also call the Samaritan Call Center from 8:00 am – 5:30 pm, 7 days a week. Call: 541-451-SICK (7425)
- 211info is a community information hotline. Call: 211
- What are the next steps when someone tests positive for COVID-19 in Lincoln county? Click here for more information.
- Want to know more about effective vs. dangerous or ineffective prevention for COVID-19? Click here for more information.
Stay Informed about COVID-19:
- Regional response: Lincoln County updates its site with COVID-19 news and guidance.
- Review the attached Lincoln County Emergency Operations Center Public Briefing document. This briefing is intended to be a guide to access additional local, state, tribal and federal information and resources. It will be available on the county website and updated regularly.
- Oregon response: The Oregon Health Authority and Oregon Office of Emergency Management lead the state response.
- United States response: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention leads the U.S. response.
- Global response: The World Health Organization guides the global response.
What we are doing:
- Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office – Emergency Management is coordinating PPE (Personal Protection Equipment) donations.
What you can do:
- You can help reduce the number of COVID-19 cases- stay at home, when you must go out follow good physical distancing practices, and continue to use proper hand washing and cleaning practices.
- Reach out to your neighbors, friends, and family by phone or email to make sure they and their animals have the resources they need to be safe during this public health emergency.
County Emergency Manager
Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office
Public Information Officer
Lincoln County Public Health