Information about COVID-19
Staying informed about the status of COVID-19 in Lucas County is key to keeping you and your community safe. Toledo-Lucas County Health Department has a web page with all of the guidance specific to Lucas County, including orders, COVID-19 case numbers, and information for families, businesses, and many other groups. You can find all of this and more at https://www.lucascountyhealth.com/coronavirusupdates/ .
The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) has most current information about the steps being taken in Ohio to protect the public from Coronavirus/COVID-19. Visit their website at https://coronavirus.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/covid-19/ or call them at 1-833-4-ASK-ODH for resources about how to keep yourself and your family safe. The OHD website also has a dashboard showing the number of suspected and confirmed cases within Ohio.
You can also visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)’s website at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html for additional resources, including a map of cases throughout the world and current information about the number of cases with the United States, which can be found at https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/cases-in-us.html.
Request for PPE supplies
Lucas County healthcare organizations, medical facilities and public safety agencies in need of PPE that cannot be procured elsewhere may submit a Resource Request to the Lucas County Emergency Operations Center. Please download the 213RR form below, review all instructions, and email completed forms to email@example.com
Additionally, cloth and disposable face masks are available to any organization in Lucas County. To request cloth or disposable face masks, please download the 213RR form below, review all instructions, and email completed forms to firstname.lastname@example.org
Updated ICS 213 RR Form with Instructions
Please fill out numbers: 2 and 4-7.
The Ohio Department of Health recommends medical supply masks be reserved for healthcare workers, first responders, and people who are known to be sick. For PPE requests, please adhere to the FEMA guidance addressing PPE needs in a non-healthcare setting.
The Lucas County Emergency Management Agency has created a free discussion-based exercise that helps organizations work through how they would handle having cases of COVID-19 within their departments from the perspective of a department manager. Topics discussed include staffing shortages, sick time, dependent care, and more. This resource can be found at https://arcg.is/1feOCa
If your organization is interested in signing up for vaccines, please click on the link below to get started with the Toledo Lucas County Health Department vaccine registration process.
Mask Up, Lucas County!
Masks must cover the mouth and nose to be effective.