Additional COVID-19 testing now available at Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center
Nevada National Guard supporting expanded operations, including testing on Saturdays
Health District Launches self-survey for COVID-19 case investigation
Survey will help investigate the high volume of new cases
Two community COVID-19 testing sites to temporarily close through the holiday
Jan. 13, 2021. Reno/Sparks, NV – Northshore Clinical Laboratories, which is operating four COVID-19 test sites in Washoe County, will temporarily close two locations due to a staffing shortage. The testing sites at Bartley Ranch Regional Park and Eagle Canyon Park...
Health District launches text message, email notification system for close contacts to COVID-19 cases
Reno, Sparks Nev. Jan. 11, 2022. The Washoe County Health District (WCHD) is supplementing COVID-19 disease investigation efforts and improving efficiency by launching an automated text messaging and email notification system designed to notify residents who are a...
Regional Information Center update about COVID-19 tests in Washoe County
Jan. 7, 2021. Reno/Sparks, NV – The Omicron variant of COVID-19 is spreading quickly in Washoe County and creating high demand for COVID-19 tests. Washoe County recently contracted with NorthShore Lab to augment testing capacity by adding four locations around the...
Recent wastewater testing reports increased amount of COVID-19 Omicron variant
Surveillance detected a 10-fold increase in COVID-19 overall