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DPH COVID-19 Update 6/8/2020

This morning, County Executive Sam Page announced the enhancement of Behavioral Health access by calling 211. During these difficult times, many people are experiencing unfamiliar emotions and navigating through unexpected circumstances.

  • Jun 8, 2020
  • News & Updates

St. Louis County Department of Public Health COVID-19 Update June 8, 2020

 

Behavioral Health Resource

This morning, County Executive Sam Page announced the enhancement of Behavioral Health access by calling 211. During these difficult times, many people are experiencing unfamiliar emotions and navigating through unexpected circumstances. Resources are available to address multiple needs such as housing, utilities, food and mental health. Additional information is also available online here.

Outdoor Drive-In Entertainment Guidelines

The Outdoor Drive-In Entertainment Guidelines are now available online and can be found here. Establishments that wish to have outdoor entertainment with drive-in customer viewing, may do so under these guidelines. Following these guidelines will reduce the risk of spreading the virus among employees and guests. The core set of principles to prevent the spread of infections by respiratory transmission (including COVID-19) include:

  • Practice social distancing – maintain 6 feet between and among employees and guests at all times.
  • Monitor employee health – check the status of your employee’s health and screen employees for COVID-19.
  • Use protective equipment – a fabric or disposable face covering must be worn by employees and guests, except when guests are in their vehicles.
  • Clean/sanitize/disinfect – wash and sanitize hands, and wipe down frequently touched surfaces with EPA-registered disinfectant.

Dignified Transfer Center

The Dignified Transfer Center is currently accommodating 0 decedents. 56 additional individuals have been through the center and transported to a crematorium or funeral home, at the request of family. To date, 56 individuals have entered the Dignified Transfer Center.

Contact Information

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services hotline can be reached at (877) 435-8411. St. Louis County COVID-19 website stlcorona.com.

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