Healthier People, Healthier Communities, Healthier Tomorrows.
The responsibility of our local health department is to promote health services and prevent disease. We focus on improving the health status of the population, as opposed to primary care providers who respond to treatment of individuals. To accomplish this mission, we concentrate on three core government public health functions; assessment, policy development and assurance.
Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)
If you've tested positive for COVID-19 and are awaiting a call from a contact tracer, visit www.netracing.org for guidance!
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Click the above link to be taken to the Test Nebraska website to sign up for testing. If you prefer the Spanish site, please click here.
District Case Counts
The below graphic will be updated on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday during business hours.
District Risk Dial
Risk Dial Explained
LBPHD has received 177 cases in the last 14 days (up from 157)
Over 50% of cases classified as community spread
COVID-19 inpatients occupy less than 15% of the hospital beds statewide; higher percentage in local region
35 cases per 100,000 in the last week (down from 48 last week)
Unable to complete investigation on some cases due to inability to connect with positive via phone
Testing accessible to all, TestNebraska not filled to capacity at testing locations.