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NC DHHS COVID-19 Update Sessions – April

NC DHHS is hosting multiple webinars throughout the month of April to provide COVID-19 updates and how they affect people with disabilities across North Carolina. See below for various webinars and mark them on your calendar. 


April 23 - COVID-19 Latinx Conference Call

Time: 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.

Click here to join webinar.

Agenda:

Welcome Remarks 

  • Caroline Farmer, Executive Director of Volunteer NC, Office of the Governor
  • Jeremy Collins, Director, Office of Public Engagement, Office of the Governor
  • Matty Lazo-Chadderton, Deputy Director of Outreach, Public Engagement, Office of the Governor

NC Rural Hospital Programs and COVID-19

  • Nicholas “Nick”  J. Galvez, MBA, Rural Hospital Manager, Office of Rural Health, NC Department of Health and Human Services
  • Sebastian Gimenez, MD, Health Information Technology (HIT) Specialist, Office of Rural Health, NC Department of Health and Human Services

Q&A & Adjournment

Palabras de Bienvenida:

  • Caroline FarmerDirectora Ejecutiva de Voluntarios NC, Oficina del Gobernador
  • Jeremy Collins, Director, Involucramiento Público, Oficina del Gobernador
  • Matty Lazo-ChaddertonDirectora Asociada de Alcance, Involucramiento Público, Oficina del Gobernador

Programas de los Hospitales Rurales de Carolina del Norte y COVID-19

  • Nick J. Galvez, MBA, Gerente de los Hospitales Rurales, Oficina de Medicina Rural, Departamento de Salud y de Servicios Humanos de Carolina del Norte (NCDHHS)
  • Sebastian Gimenez, MD, Especialista en Tecnologia de la Salud,Oficina de Medicina Rural, Departamento de Salud y de Servicios Humanos de Carolina del Norte (NCDHHS)

Preguntas & Cierre

 


April 21 - NC DHHS Provider Webinar/Call: COVID-19 Appendix K Flexibilities for the NC Innovations and TBI Waivers

Time: 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

Click here to join webinar.

Webinar ID: 999 3464 1459

Join by telephone: (312) 626-6799 or (646) 558-8656

For general information and updates regarding COVID-19, please click here.  For policy and guidance updates, please click here.  

Email your question or comments to: BHIDD.COVID.Qs@dhhs.nc.gov

 


April 20 - DHHS COVID-19 Update Call for Consumers, Family Members and Community Stakeholders

Time: 2:00 PM

Call-In and Log-in Information:

Toll-Free: 844-291-5495

Access Code: 1279313

To Join the Call:

Dial the Conference number and enter the access code. An AT&T Specialist will greet you. (Participants may start dialing in 30 minutes before the conference start time). As new information emerges and guidance is created to respond quickly and proactively to COVID-19, please continue to get up-to-date information at the NC DHHS Website.

For closed captioning, click here

Additional resources for submitting questions and requests for information:

  1. Send an email with your question or comment to:  BHIDD.COVID.Qs@dhhs.nc.gov 
  2. Visit our website and click on this link to submit BH and IDD questions via an online portal.

 


April 13 - DHHS COVID-19 Update Call for Consumers, Family Members and Community Stakeholders

Time:  2:00 p.m.

Call-In and Log-in Information:

Toll-Free: 844-291-5495

Access Code: 1279313

To Join the Call:

Dial the Conference number and enter the access code. An AT&T Specialist will greet you. (Participants may start dialing in 30 minutes before the conference start time). As new information emerges and guidance is created to respond quickly and proactively to COVID-19, please continue to get up-to-date information at the NC DHHS Website.

For closed captioning, click here

Additional resources for submitting questions and requests for information:

  1. Send an email with your question or comment to:  BHIDD.COVID.Qs@dhhs.nc.gov 
  2. Visit our website and click on this link to submit BH and IDD questions via an online portal.

The next call will be on Monday, April 20 at 2:00 p.m. Please refer to this page for the call-in information. 

LATE BREAKING COVID-19 ALERTS!

Joint DMHDDSAS and DHB (NC Medicaid) COVID-19 Update Call for Consumers, Family Members and Community Stakeholders – Monday, March 22, 2021 at 2 PM (details here)

Learn how to get the vaccine in your area – visit https://covid19.ncdhhs.gov/findyourspot or call the COVID-19 Line at 1-877-490-6642 (it’s a free call).

Pandemic Helpline Launches For People With I/DD, Caregivers: 888-847-3209
More information here


NC COVID Vaccine Distribution Chart

Download pdf here or view the web page

New COVID-19
County Alert System

pinpoints counties with the highest levels of spread and offer recommendations to bring numbers down. The report will be published on the 2nd week of each month (download pdf). Monitor your county's status on the NCDHHS COVID-19 Dashboard.

New DHHS - I/DD Medicaid and State-Funded Service Delivery During School Hours
(download pdf)

Governor Cooper’s Executive Orders in English and Spanish

Click here to stay up-to-date on COVID-19 in NCor text COVIDNC to 898211.  

Call 2-1-1 (or 888-892-1162) for general questions or for help finding human services resources in your community.

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