Bladen County Health and Human Services Agency released the latest COVID-19 update this afternoon. The report shows 627 positive COVID-19 cases in Bladen County with eight hospitalized cases and five related deaths. The update reveals one new positive COVID-19 case reported since yesterday’s numbers were released.
View the report below to see the full report, which includes North Carolina COVID-19 numbers.
Dr. Teresa (Terri) Duncan announced a new COVID-19 Community Testing event scheduled for tomorrow. Below is the information regarding the testing site and other facilities offering COVID-19 testing.
For COVID-19 testing, contact one of the agencies below.
Robeson Health Care Corporation is testing at the St. Pauls site (910-241-30420), times vary.
Cape Fear Valley-Bladen Clinics and Express Care offer testing (Bladenboro, Clarkton, Dublin, Elizabethtown and White Lake) for anyone exhibiting symptoms or those in high risk groups without symptoms, after a visit with the provider on duty. Contact the clinic located in your area for further information:
· Bladenboro 910-863-3138
· Clarkton 910-862-1217
· Dublin 910-862-3528
· Elizabethtown 910-862-5500
· White Lake 910-862-1265
· Express Care 910-862-2122
Bladen cases have been linked to social gatherings, work, travel and community-acquired (unknown source). Bladen County residents are vulnerable of getting or spreading the virus. In addition to fever, cough and shortness of breath, the CDC added symptoms for the coronavirus: chills, headache, muscle pain, sore throat, and a new loss of taste. There is no vaccine for the virus.Share: