COVID-19 | Coastal Health District

COVID-19 | Coastal Health District

Coronavirus resources for Georgia's Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long & McIntosh Counties

COVID-19 Information for the Coastal Health District

COVID-19 is an infection caused by a highly contagious virus that can make people very sick and can even cause death. Your best protection against the virus is to avoid getting infected. Wash your hands often, and limit your contact with people outside your household. >> Learn how to slow the spread of illness

Get Tested for COVID-19


Get a Free COVID-19 Test

Anyone in Georgia can get a free COVID-19 test through public health, even if they have no symptoms.

All testing through public health is free and no insurance information is required.

COVID-19 Testing Information

COVID-19 Data & Charts


COVID-19 Data & Charts

Track our daily case trends, get historical COVID-19 case data, and follow the weekly testing numbers in the Coastal Health District. You can also get information about the COVID-19 situation across Georgia.

Visit our COVID-19 Data Page

Contact Tracing


Contact Tracing

Contact tracing is an important step in reducing the spread of a contagious illness like COVID-19. If you are a close contact of a confirmed case, public health staff may call to alert you of your risk of infection.

Contact Tracing in the Coastal Health District

District COVID-19 Cases and Deaths by County


We want you to have factual information about COVID-19 in our community. Click the button below for answers to frequently asked questions about COVID-19.

View Local COVID-19 FAQs

Updates from the State of GA and CDC

Symptom Self-Checker

Apple & CDC have created an online tool to help you decide if you need medical care for COVID-19.

The “self-checker” asks a series of questions about health and exposure, and then provides recommendations on social distancing, monitoring symptoms, and when to contact a medical provider.

Symptom Self-Checker.