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COVID-19, COVID-19 Press Releases Cape Cod Healthcare, Cape Cod Commission and Barnstable County Announce COVID-19 Community Alert Heatmap System

Cape Cod Healthcare, Cape Cod Commission and Barnstable County Announce COVID-19 Community Alert Heatmap System

For Immediate Release   Cape Cod Healthcare, Cape Cod Commission and Barnstable County Announce COVID-19 Community Alert Heatmap System (HYANNIS, MA – April 14, 2020) — Cape Cod Healthcare, in partnership with Barnstable County Department of Health and Environment and Cape Cod Commission, has announced a new online COVID-19 community alert heatmap system showing numbers […]

4/14/20 at 1:29 pm     471
COVID-19, COVID-19 Press Releases, Newsroom Barnstable County Awarded $200,000 in Emergency Funds in Wake of COVID-19 Pandemic

Barnstable County Awarded $200,000 in Emergency Funds in Wake of COVID-19 Pandemic

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Media Contact: Sonja Sheasley, Communications Manager|  Email:  Sonja.sheasley@barnstablecounty.org Barnstable County Awarded $200,000 in Emergency Funds in Wake of COVID-19 Pandemic BARNSTABLE COUNTY, MA | April 6, 2020– The Baker-Polito Administration has provided $5 million in emergency funding to local boards of health across Massachusetts, of which a total of $200,000 has been allocated to Barnstable County […]

4/6/20 at 9:47 am     423
COVID-19 Press Releases, Donations Donation of Home-Made Face Masks and Face Shield Headbands to Support COVID-19 Emergency Response

Donation of Home-Made Face Masks and Face Shield Headbands to Support COVID-19 Emergency Response

The Cape Cod Medical Reserve Corps (MRC), in service to the Barnstable County Incident Command COVID-19 response, wishes to bring to the public’s attention the following information for people willing to produce and donate face masks and the headbands that hold plastic face shields:

4/3/20 at 11:48 pm     375
COVID-19, COVID-19 Press Releases Barnstable County Monitors Storm Warnings While Responding to COVID-19 

Barnstable County Monitors Storm Warnings While Responding to COVID-19 

The Barnstable County Regional Emergency Planning Committee (BCREPC) held a conference call on Thursday, April 2, 2020, at 4:00 p.m. to review the current COVID-19 conditions, discussed ongoing response efforts in the county, and assessed storm weather conditions expected for Friday.

4/3/20 at 8:19 am     181
COVID-19 Press Releases Due to weather concerns, COVID-19 outdoor testing site at Cape Cod Community College will be closed FOR TOMORROW (4/3/20) ONLY

Due to weather concerns, COVID-19 outdoor testing site at Cape Cod Community College will be closed FOR TOMORROW (4/3/20) ONLY

Those who have appointments scheduled for tomorrow will be contacted directly and rescheduled immediately. Should you have an issue needing immediate attention, please call your PCP or our dedicated testing call center which will remain available at 508-862-5595.

4/2/20 at 4:02 pm     223
Businesses and Employers, Community Tips, COVID-19 Press Releases The Paycheck Protection Program for Small to Medium Sized Businesses

The Paycheck Protection Program for Small to Medium Sized Businesses

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was recently passed to provide emergency relief for small- to medium-sized businesses disrupted by COVID-19. The Act created the Paycheck Protection Program, which will serve as an extension of the Small Business Administration (SBA) 7(a) loan program, allowing financial institutions to provide federally-backed, forgivable loans to […]

4/2/20 at 3:45 pm     370
COVID-19, COVID-19 Press Releases, Newsroom Falmouth Hospital Maternity and Ped​iatric Inpatient Services to Move  to Cape Cod Hospital

Falmouth Hospital Maternity and Ped​iatric Inpatient Services to Move to Cape Cod Hospital

For Immediate Release Contact: Christina Peaslee Cmpeaslee@capecodhealth.org Falmouth Hospital Maternity and Ped​iatric Inpatient Services to Move to Cape Cod Hospital Falmouth Hospital obstetric and pediatric units will be repurposed for capacity for patients in need of critical care (Hyannis, MA – April 1, 2020) Beginning Monday, April 6, 2020, Cape Cod Healthcare will transition Falmouth […]

4/1/20 at 10:19 am     479
COVID-19 Press Releases, State of Massachusetts Baker-Polito Administration Extends Non-Essential Business Closures and Executive Branch Employee Guidance

Baker-Polito Administration Extends Non-Essential Business Closures and Executive Branch Employee Guidance

Today, the Baker-Polito Administration announced several updates related to the COVID-19 outbreak including extending the non-essential business emergency order and guidance for Executive Branch employees until May 4. The Department of Public Health’s Stay-At-Home Advisory remains in effect.

3/31/20 at 11:48 pm     240     Mass.gov