Coronavirus (COVID-19)

City New daily updates

If you have questions or concerns about COVID-19, call the Ohio Department of Health hotline seven days a week from 9am to 8pm at 1-833-4-ASK-ODH (1-833-427-5634).

IF YOU ARE SICK

Updated 8/7/2020 - 3:10 p.m.

We’re excited to share that many of our businesses have reopened! Follow the signs and support local businesses.

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August 7 - Worthington Schools Updates

Stay up-to-date on Worthington Schools' responsible reopening plans to restart school for the 2020-2021 school year.

August 7 - Worthington Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

As of August 7, 2020, the City of Worthington has 231 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and, sadly, 42 deaths reported of Worthington residents. 41 of those were Worthington residents living in long term care facilities. Our sympathies continue to be with the loved ones of these Worthington residents who have died as a result of COVID-19.

Worthington cases are included in the Columbus Public Health (CPH) statistics because they are our contracted public health provider. As of August 7, 2020, there are 14,050 confirmed cases of COVID-19 reported in the CPH jurisdiction. There have been a total of 406 deaths in the CPH jurisdiction.

See more information on testing opportunities and the full data report from Columbus Public Health 

Franklin County Health Advisory Level Update

Franklin County remains at a level 3 - or red - in the State’s COVID-19 public health advisory system, which includes four risk levels: yellow, orange, red and purple.

See all situation updates here

The City of Worthington is closely monitoring the situation with the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak and taking steps to slow the spread in coordination with our health service provider, Columbus Public Health (CPH). CPH protects the health and safety of all Worthington residents, through a long-standing contract agreement that names CPH as our public health service provider. All other Franklin County suburbs are represented by Franklin County Public Health.

The City will continue to follow the guidance and recommendations of CPH, in partnership with the Ohio Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), as it relates to public spaces, events, and meetings. The health and safety of our residents, businesses, and visitors is of the utmost importance. The City and our community partners are taking extraordinary steps to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Difficult decisions are being made to protect the health and safety of our Worthington community.