Recent News

5/9/20

Employment Opportunity: The Sarpy/Cass Health Department is hiring for bilingual nurses to assist with COVID-19 case investigations.  Contract position; work to be completed remotely.  Send inquiry and resume to Sarah Schram, Health Director, at [email protected]

5/1/20

Industry-specific guidance on the Directed Health Measures going into effect on May 4, 2020, has been provided by the Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services and the Nebraska Dental Association.

Restaurants

4/30/20

It is with our deepest sympathies that we confirm the first death related to COVID-19 in Sarpy County.  This individual in his 80’s had been hospitalized since April 23, 2020.  Read the media release here.

4/24/20

Today Governor Ricketts announced changes to the Directed Health Measures that cover Sarpy and Cass County.  Changes have been made to restaurants, beauty service industries, chilcare facilities, and places of worship.  These DHM will be in effect from May 4 through May 31, 2020.

Once the full DHM is released, we will share that with our community.  Read the media release here.

 

 

4/23/20

On April 22 and 23, the Sarpy/Cass Health Department collaborated to offer COVID-19 testing for targeted populations in Sarpy and Cass County.  A total of 90 individuals were tested through this event.  Read the media release here.