If you test positive for COVID-19, the Indiana Department of Health will call or text you. Please recognize these numbers and answer if they call: 833-670-0067 or 877-548-3444. Thank you! Testing sites in Bartholomew County as of November 19, 2020 Bartholomew County Health Department 2675 Fox Pointe Dr. Columbus, IN 47203 Appointment required. [Registration] Hours Mon & Thu: 8:00AM - 11:00AM and 5:00PM - 7:00PM Tue: 8:00AM - 11:00AM Wed & Fri: 1:00PM [...]
DOWNLOAD: Community Spread Key Metrics Report for March 1, 2021
Despite recent improvements and stabilization of COVID-19 cases in our area, viral spread remains at a high rate per capita in our county; therefore it is important that the community continue to be diligent in preventing the spread by continuing to follow all the safety measures and guidelines of masking, physical distancing, and hand hygiene. The following is an outline of updated restriction and capacity limits as well as safety guidelines at the state and local level. Such [...]
DOWNLOAD: Community Spread Key Metrics Report for February 25, 2021
The Indiana Department of Health has announced new mobile COVID-19 vaccination clinics. Bartholomew County will have a mobile clinic near Ivy Tech (4475 Central Avenue). The mobile site will operate Thursdays - Saturdays from 8 am - 8 pm. These are not walk-up clinics. Appointments are still required. Eligible residents can register at http://ourshot.in.gov or call 211.
DOWNLOAD: Community Spread Key Metrics Report for February 22, 2021
DOWNLOAD: Community Spread Key Metrics Report for February 18, 2021
DOWNLOAD: Community Spread Key Metrics Report for February 15, 2021
Due to the winter storm in our area, the COVID-19 testing facility located at Fair Oaks Mall will be closed on Monday, February 15 and Tuesday, February 16. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
BCSC Statement Re: Secondary Hybrid 2/11/2021 As we work to have all students, K-12, return to full-time in-person instruction and note that our COVID-19 positive cases are currently trending in the right direction, we have decided to proceed with a phased approach. The following addresses the timeframe through Spring Break: *All secondary schools will remain on a hybrid instructional model for next week (week of Monday, February 15). *Our middle schools will return to five days per [...]
DOWNLOAD: Community Spread Key Metrics Report for February 11, 2021