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ODE Graduation Ceremony Statement

ODE Graduation Ceremony Statement

The Ohio Department of Education has been fielding several questions about graduation ceremonies and other end-of-year recognition ceremonies for students. Educators, students and parents are questioning whether they should attempt to hold in-person events of this nature.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 23, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 23, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 23, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Lt. Governor Husted. If there is a press conference Friday, it will be scheduled for 2:00 PM. You can watch this on the Ohio Channel, Ohio Public TV (PBS stations), and other Columbus-based outlets.

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COVID-19 & Pets: What You Need To Know

COVID-19 & Pets: What You Need To Know

If you have furry family members, you probably have a lot of questions about how to keep them safe during this frightening global COVID-19 pandemic. Here are the answers to the most common questions concerning pets and coronavirus.

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Information for Possible Second PPP Funding Opportunity

Information for Possible Second PPP Funding Opportunity

If applicable/of interest to your situation, please look over the attached information from Mike Jacoby about a possible second opportunity to apply for financial assistance through Payroll Protection Program. Most of the banks throughout Perry County are providing assistance to small business owners, non profit organizations including religious organizations, etc. You are encouraged to check with any of them if you have questions/need help!

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 22, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 22, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 22, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. Wednesday’s press conference is scheduled for 2:00 PM. You can watch this on the Ohio Channel, Ohio Public TV (PBS stations), and other Columbus-based outlets.

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COVID-19 Information and Checklist for K-12 Schools

COVID-19 Information and Checklist for K-12 Schools

Governor Mike DeWine has closed all school buildings in Ohio, including preschool programs licensed by the Ohio Department of Education, through the end of the 2019-2020 school year. Schools were originally closed starting at the close of school on March 16 through May 1, however on April 20 Governor DeWine announced that school buildings are now closed through the end of the academic year. Internet- or computer-based schools should continue operations according to their regular calendars.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 21, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 21, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 21, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Dr. Acton. Wednesday’s press conference is scheduled for 2:00 PM. You can watch this on the Ohio Channel, Ohio Public TV (PBS stations), and other Columbus-based outlets.

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IC3 Releases Alert on Extortion Email Scams

IC3 Releases Alert on Extortion Email Scams

The Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) has released an alert warning of a recent increase in extortion email scams. Cyber criminals threaten to release sexually explicit photos or videos of victims unless they agree to send payment.

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COVID-19 Checklist for Visiting State Parks and Other Recreation Areas

COVID-19 Checklist for Visiting State Parks and Other Recreation Areas

Ohio Department of Health Director Amy Acton, M.D., MPH, strongly recommends outdoor activity to stay physically and mentally healthy during the length of the Stay at Home order. Take the following precautions to keep yourself and others safe.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 20, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 20, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 20, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Dr. Acton. Tuesday’s press conference is scheduled for 2:00 PM. You can watch this on the Ohio Channel, Ohio Public TV (PBS stations), and other Columbus-based outlets.

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Miller High School Counselor Addy Headlee PSA

Miller High School Counselor Addy Headlee PSA

Southern Local School District, Miller High School Counselor Addy Headlee PSA

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 17, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 17, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 17, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. There is no press conference currently scheduled for Saturday or Sunday.

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The Perry County Health Department wants to thank you

The Perry County Health Department wants to thank you

The Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, wants to thank you for doing your part to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Message 18.

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COVID Stress Hotline

COVID Stress Hotline

Anxious? Isolated? Overwhelmed? Call the COVID Stress Line 24/7 at (740) 432-2377.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 16, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 16, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 16, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine and Dr. Acton. Friday’s press conference is scheduled for 2:00 PM. You can watch this on the Ohio Channel, Ohio Public TV (PBS stations), and other Columbus-based outlets.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 15, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 15, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 15, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. Thursday’s press conference is scheduled for 2:00 PM. You can watch this on the Ohio Channel, Ohio Public TV (PBS stations), and other Columbus-based outlets.

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A COVID-19 checklist for those with Asthma

A COVID-19 checklist for those with Asthma

Perry County Ohio Health Commissioner, Angela DeRolph, discusses a COVID-19 checklist for those with Asthma. Message 17.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 14, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 14, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 14, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. Wednesday’s press conference is scheduled for 2:00 PM. You can watch this on the Ohio Channel, Ohio Public TV (PBS stations), and other Columbus-based outlets.

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Perry County Employers: Have your staffing needs changed as a result of COVID-19

Perry County Employers: Have your staffing needs changed as a result of COVID-19

Perry County Ohio Employers: Have your staffing needs changed as a result of COVID-19? Perry County OhioMeansJobs can help.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 13, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 13, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 13, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. Tuesday’s press conference is scheduled for 2:00 PM. You can watch this on the Ohio Channel, Ohio Public TV (PBS stations), and other Columbus-based outlets.

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Virtual Meeting Guidance for Local Governments and Political Subdivisions

Virtual Meeting Guidance for Local Governments and Political Subdivisions

To help support local governments and political subdivisions in the delivery of virtual public/open meetings, the Ohio Department of Administrative Services leveraged its’ research and security resources to provide guidance that will assist in making informed decisions. Please note that the State of Ohio does not recommend any particular product or vendor, the information contained within this document is provided only to identify the various tools and possible considerations for selection.

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HIPAA, Civil Rights, and COVID-19 in Spanish; La ley HIPAA, Derechos Civiles, y el COVID-19 en español

HIPAA, Civil Rights, and COVID-19 in Spanish; La ley HIPAA, Derechos Civiles, y el COVID-19 en español

A summary of OCR Notifications, Guidance, and Bulletins on Civil Rights, HIPAA, and COVID-19 is now available in English and Spanish. Las versiones en español de Notificaciones, Orientación, y Boletines de Derechos Civiles, la ley HIPAA, y el COVID-19 de la OCR ya están disponibles.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 10, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 10, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 10, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. At this time there are no press conferences currently scheduled for Saturday or Sunday.

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OCR Announces Notification of Enforcement Discretion for Community-Based Testing Sites During the COVID-19 Nationwide Public Health Emergency

OCR Announces Notification of Enforcement Discretion for Community-Based Testing Sites During the COVID-19 Nationwide Public Health Emergency

Today (April 9, 2020), the Office for Civil Rights (OCR) at the U.S Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) announced that it will exercise its enforcement discretion and will not impose penalties for violations of the HIPAA Rules against covered entities or business associates in connection with the good faith participation in the operation of COVID-19 testing sites during the COVID-19 nationwide public health emergency. This exercise of enforcement discretion is effective immediately, but has a retroactive effect to March 13, 2020.

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CISA Interim Guidance for Implementing Safety Practices for Critical Infrastructure Workers Who May Have Had Exposure to a Person with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19

CISA Interim Guidance for Implementing Safety Practices for Critical Infrastructure Workers Who May Have Had Exposure to a Person with Suspected or Confirmed COVID-19

Please find below an important update from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) regarding the continued health, safety, and protection of Essential Critical Infrastructure Workers who may have been exposed to COVID-19.

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Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 9, 2020

Governor's Office COVID-19 Update | April 9, 2020

Below are the updates from the April 9, 2020 press conference with Governor DeWine, Lt. Governor Husted, and Dr. Acton. Friday’s press conference is scheduled for 2:00 PM. You can watch this on the Ohio Channel, Ohio Public TV (PBS stations), and other Columbus-based outlets.

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