Welcome to the Randolph County Health Department
Our mission is to prevent, protect and promote the public health needs of our community. We strive to cultivate healthy lifestyles and invest in healthy communities.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. Chinese authorities identified the new coronavirus, which has resulted in thousands of confirmed cases in China, including cases outside Wuhan City. Additional cases have been identified in a growing number of other international locations, including the United States. There are ongoing investigations to learn more. Click here for an explanation on common versus the new virus.
Gov. Jim Justice and the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) announced the creation of an information hotline to address public and medical provider questions and concerns regarding Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19). Operators are available 24/7, toll-free at 1-800-887-4304 to provide accurate information about COVID-19, the risk to the public, and the state’s response.