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Posted on: September 29, 2020

90 New COVID-19 Cases in Denton County

DCPH COVID-19 Daily Update

Denton County Public Health (DCPH) announced 90 new laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Denton County, of which 70 are active cases.  This increases the cumulative, countywide total to 12,148 confirmed COVID-19 cases.  DCPH also re...

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Posted on: September 25, 2020

Denton County Reports Second West Nile Virus Death

DCPH West Nile Update

Denton County Public Health (DCPH) is reporting the second death due to West Nile Virus (WNV) in Denton County this year. The death reported today was a resident of the City of Denton previously reported with West Nile Neuroinvasive Disease. To protect pa...

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Denton County Public Health Awarded National Accreditation by Public Health Accreditation Board

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Denton County Public Health (DCPH) has received national accreditation from the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB) for DCPH’s commitment to excellence in serving Denton County. Currently, DCPH is one of eight local health departments in Te...

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Posted on: August 10, 2020

Denton County Public Health Employee Selected for National Population Health Program

DCPH Press release

Denton County Public Health (DCPH) employee Jennifer Romaszewski has been selected as one of nine individuals across the country to participate in the 2020 Population Health Training in Place Program (PH-TIPP) sponsored by Centers for Disease Control and ...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

Denton County Commissioners Court Encourages Residents To Wear Face Coverings

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Denton County Commissioners Court is encouraging residents to wear face coverings.

Denton County is currently experiencing an increasing number of positive laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19

“As the rate of positivity increases for COVID-19 in...

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