COVID-19 Update: More Free Tests Available

  • More Ohio counties have been elevated to the medium risk level for community spread. See this map of all 88 counties, as well as this list of cases by county and Ohio’s COVID-19 hospital admissions.
  • Both Ohio’s U.S. Rep. Marcy Kaptur and Gov. Mike DeWine tested positive this week for COVID-19.
  • The CDC has warned of a triple punch of COVID-19, respiratory syncytial virus (RSV), and the seasonal flu hitting the U.S. this fall and winter.
  • The CDC has issued guidelines regarding the new COVID-19 vaccines.

Meanwhile, the White House announced U.S. households can again receive four free COVID-19 home tests beginning Monday, Sept. 25, at 9/21/2023