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Posted on: February 5, 2021

Burke County Health Director Announces Retirement 2/4/2021

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Rebecca McLeod, MPH

Health Director

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: February 4, 2021

Lisa Moore, Burke County Health Department Public Information Officer

Susan Bingham, Burke County Board of Health Chairperson

Burke County Health Director Announces Retirement

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Health Department
Posted on: January 29, 2021

Immediate Public Service Announcement 1.29.2021

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Public Service Announcement

We want to inform the public of the vaccine situation for Burke County for the next three weeks.   The Burke County Health Department and Carolinas Healthcare System Blue Ridge received notification from the State that ...

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Health Department
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Food Lion Healthy Helping Program

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1. Enroll in the program with a care manager by phone.

2. Load $40 onto your MVP card by making a purchase of any amount using both your MVP and SNAP EBT cards

3. Spend Healthy Helping dollars each time you shop by using your MVP card to purchase eligible f...

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Health Department
Posted on: September 24, 2020

CARES Act flyer

CARES Flyer.9.22.20

If you are an older adult and/or caregiver living in Alexander, Burke, Caldwell, or Catawba counties, there is assistance available to help during these challenging times. 

The Western Piedmont Council of Government Area Agency on Aging is the rec...

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Health Department
Posted on: March 6, 2020

Helpline for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

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As questions and concerns about coronavirus (COVID-19) increase across North Carolina, we’d like to encourage promotion of the statewide Coronavirus Helpline for the public, which is answered 24 hours a day/7 days a week.The phone number to the ...

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Health Department