Become a subscriber!

Sign-up for our free newsletter and have our headlines delivered to your inbox twice a week.

"*" indicates required fields

Zip Code*

Are you a health care worker? We’d love to hear from you. Email editor at northcarolinahealthnews.org

Posted inPublic Health

Public health workers are on the front lines of the fight against coronavirus. But they’ve bled resources for years.

By Rose Hoban Local public health workers are on the front lines of North Carolina’s emerging coronavirus response. When patients, in particular low-income patients, ask where they can get a coronavirus test, the answer is to call a local health department. When a person tests positive for coronavirus, the local health department in their county […]