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COVID-19 variant that originated in UK found in Forsyth County

Published by Todd Luck / February 24, 2021

The B.1.1.7 variant of COVID-19 has been identified in Forsyth County, which has been found to be more contagious, though early research found that it has no impact on the severity of the disease or the effectiveness of the COVID-19 vaccine.

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COVID Testing Events

Published by Todd Luck / February 22, 2021

No cost COVID-19 testing continues at our regular locations at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds and EMS Triangle Station.


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Public Health, Wake Health and Novant Health partner for school employee vaccinations

Published by Todd Luck / February 19, 2021

Forsyth County Department of Public Health, Novant Health, and Wake Forest Baptist Health are partnering to expand COVID-19 vaccinations to school employees and child care providers starting on Feb. 24.

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More appointments will be available for COVID-19 vaccination at the Fairgrounds

Published by Todd Luck / February 19, 2021

The Forsyth County Department of Public Health is opening up another set of appointments at approximately 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 20, for COVID-19 vaccinations at the Winston-Salem Fairgrounds Education Building. These appointments are for Monday, Feb. 22, and are only open to healthcare workers and individuals over age 65.


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Forsyth Public Health, Wake Forest Baptist and Novant partner to increase minority vaccination

Published by Todd Luck / February 12, 2021

Forsyth County Department of Public Health, Novant Health, and Wake Forest Baptist Health are partnering to increase the number of COVID-19 vaccinations in historically marginalized populations.

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Forsyth Health Department partnering with WSTA to provide vaccination transportation

Published by Todd Luck / February 9, 2021

Forsyth County Department of Public Health is partnering with Winston-Salem Transit Authority (WSTA) for COVID-19 vaccination transportation. WSTA is providing free rides to COVID-19 vaccine appointments to residents who need it.

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