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Latest News From VBDPH
Virginia Beach Public Health leaders encouraging vaccinations as COVID cases rise
With COVID-19 cases on the rise across the country, health leaders in Virginia Beach are stressing the importance of getting vaccinated or boosted. The latest data from the Virginia Department of Health shows cases are slowly increasing. Friday, state health leaders reported more than 2,600 new infections. Virginia Beach Department of Public Health Nurse Manager Laurie Shaw said we need to continue to remember to take precautions. Read more.
VDH Launches New Online Vital Records Application
To increase accessibility and convenience, VDH has launched a new online Vital Records Application. This application can be used to request certified copies of birth, death, marriage and divorce certificates. The new online application can be accessed or directly at: www.vdh.virginia.gov/vital-records/applications-for-a-vital-record/.
Individuals can still work with their local health departments and select Department of Motor Vehicle locations to request vital records.
Free Covid-19 Vaccinations at Military Circle Mall
The Norfolk Health Department continues to use the Military Circle site after the Community Vaccination Center closure, providing FREE COVID-19 vaccinations two days a week. Vaccines will be offered on Tuesday from 2– 6 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. There will be no appointments scheduled. This will be walk-in only. Read more.