The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) is working closely with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in monitoring the new coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID‑19) that is causing an outbreak of respiratory illness worldwide. You can find the current Texas case count at the DSHS webpage under the News Updates page.
Click the video below to hear ACCHD Administrator Sharon Shaw's recent presentation to the Lufkin/Angelina County Chamber of Commerce.
Hospitals, healthcare professionals, local public health, community leaders, and others can find resources throughout the DSHS website to help them in their response to COVID‑19.
This is a rapidly evolving situation and information will be updated as it becomes available. Check back often for the latest details and what Texans need to know about COVID‑19. See also the CDC website for the latest developments on COVID‑19.
The Angelina County & Cities Health District (ACCHD) is part of the larger public health network in the State of Texas. ACCHD is working closely with our DSHS partners regarding COVID-19 preparedness and response.
The Texas Department of State Health Services is tracking cases of the new coronavirus that causes COVID-19. DSHS will update the state case count each day by noon Central Time.
> Click here for updated Texas case counts. Oprímale aquí para el conteo actualizado de los casos en Texas.
** Probable: Detection of specific antigen in a clinical specimen, or specific antibody in serum, plasma, or whole blood indicative of a new or recent infection.
For the latest information, visit the CDC and Texas Department of State Health Services websites.
Para lo último en información, visite las páginas de Internet de CDC y Texas Department of State Health Services.