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PHDMC Issues New Community Levels Tool to Follow COVID Community Rates
Montgomery County Medical Society Provided by MCMS Administration

Public Health Dayton & Montgomery County has a new tool in its toolbox to help track data and provide information on current cases of COVID-19/variants in the community, based on hospital admissions, hospital beds in use for COVID-19 patients, and cases reported. The Low/Medium/High designation levels help communities determine which actions can be taken to […]

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Public Health Advisory issued for Omicron COVID Variant
Montgomery County Medical Society Provided by MCMS Administration

On November 24, 2021, a new variant of SARS-CoV-2, B.1.1.529, was reported to the World Health Organization (WHO). This new variant was first detected in specimens collected on November 11, 2021 in Botswana and on November 14, 2021 in South Africa.

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