Occasions with over 250 attendees should submit occasion plans to the Ripley County Well being Division starting October 19.
(Ripley County, Ind.) – Ripley County has skilled a extreme rise in COVID-19 optimistic instances over the previous couple of weeks. Resulting from this spike in optimistic COVID-19 instances, Ripley County has now been elevated to a degree yellow on the Indiana Division of Well being’s County Metric’s map.
This map may be positioned at: https://www.coronavirus.in.gov/2393.htm
As a result of rise in optimistic instances and in an effort to regulate the unfold of COVID-19 in Ripley County, Dr. David J. Welsh, Ripley County Well being Officer is requiring occasions with over 250 attendees to submit occasion plans to the Ripley County Well being Division.
This requirement will take impact on 10/19/2020.
• Occasion plans may be submitted to email@example.com
• Occasion plan submission varieties may be discovered at http://www.ripleyhealth.com
• Occasion plans might be required to deal with management measures in place to mitigate the unfold of COVID-19 on the occasion.
• Occasion plans might be required to be submitted at a minimal of 14 days previous to the occasion.
The Ripley County Well being Division will proceed to supply updates to the neighborhood. The Ripley County Well being Division want to remind all residents to apply public well being precautions of social distancing, masking up, keep away from mass gatherings, and to clean arms often.
As a reminder, COVID-19 just isn’t remoted to 1 particular jurisdiction and is prevalent all through your entire county, state, nation and globally.
Go to the Ripley County Well being Division web site at https://www.ripleyhealth.com/covid-19, the IDOH web site at www.in.gov/coronavirus and the CDC web site at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019- ncov/index.html for essentially the most up-to-date data on COVID-19