Chesterfield Health District

Chesterfield Health District

"Our mission is to protect, preserve and promote optimum health for the community through excellence in public health service."

Alexander Samuel MD MPH
Health Director
Chesterfield Health District

Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) Information

CoronavirusThe Virginia Department of Health is closely monitoring and investigating an outbreak of respiratory illness, called Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19), caused by a novel (new) Coronavirus that was first detected in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China. This is a rapidly changing situation and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention continue to provide updated guidance for health care providers and the public at large. Accurate, reliable information about COVID-19 is critical at this time to keep you informed and help you prepare. Please visit the following website for up-to-date information, as well as guidance specifically aimed at how individuals, households, schools, community and faith-based organizations, and businesses can prepare:

Chesterfield Health District Coronavirus Hotline

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
For General Inquiries: (804) 318-8207
After Hours: (877) ASK-VDH3

For medical assistance, please contact your primary care provider or your nearest urgent care facility.

For More Information:
CDC Information Page
VDH COVID-19 Information

Current Chesterfield Health District Vaccination Phase

CURRENTLY VACCINATING PHASE 1A

  • Hospitals
  • Long-term care facilities
  • Non-Hospital healthcare workers

NOW VACCINATING PHASE 1B

  • Frontline Essential Workers
  • People Living in Correctional Facilities
  • People Living in Homeless Shelters
  • People Living in Migrant Labor Camps
  • Persons Aged 65 Years and Older

COVID-19 Vaccine Phases

Phase 1a: in Depth

Please use the following methods for inquiries about receiving COVID-19 vaccinations for your organization. After providing the necessary information, Health Department staff will reach out to you as a vaccination opportunity becomes available.

Phase 1b: in Depth

Vaccine distribution is influenced by a number of variables, the most significant being the availability of places people can get vaccinated.  This will vary across the state and is limited by factors beyond our control.  All of the Richmond metro area health districts are working to provide phase 1B candidates vaccinations as supplies allow.

Please keep in mind that there will be a delay between you up sign-up to receive the vaccine and when you are contacted to be vaccinated until supplies become available on a consistent basis.

You may use one of the following methods for inquiries about receiving COVID-19 vaccinations.

Upcoming Free COVID-19 Testing Events

Chesterfield Health District is conducting free COVID-19 Community Testing Events in Chesterfield County. No registration is required. Community Testing Events are subject to change or cancelation due to inclement weather.

Second Baptist Church
5100 West Hundred Rd.
Chester, VA 23831
January 4, 11, 18, & 25
1:00pm-3:00pm

Chesterfield Health Department
Wagner Bldg.
9501 Lucy Corr Circle
Chesterfield VA 23832
January 9 & 23
10:00am-12:00pm

St. Augustine Catholic Church
4400 Beulah Rd.
North Chesterfield VA 23237
January 6, 13, 20, & 27
1:00pm-3:00pm

COVID-19 Symptoms

Please reschedule your appointment if you or your child are experiencing: fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose.

BEFORE YOUR VISIT