Coronavirus (COVID-19)

The Wayne County Health Department and Wayne County Office of Emergency Services continue to coordinate with federal and state agencies to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Below you will find the latest data on COVID-19 from the Wayne County Health Department. The Health Department receives notice of all positive cases through the North Carolina Electronic Disease Surveillance System (NC EDSS) and compiles the data to be shown below.

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  1. Pfizer Bio-NTech Vaccine Available to Children Ages 5-11

    The Wayne County Health Department will begin administering the Pfizer Bio-NTech vaccine to children ages 5-11 on Monday, November 8, 2021. Read on...
  2. Wayne County Health Department Moves All COVID-19 Vaccinations and Testing

    On Monday, November 1, 2021, the Wayne County Health Department will move all COVID-19 vaccinations and testing to 1322 W. Grantham Street in Goldsboro. This location is the former Food Lion in the Little River Square shopping center. Read on...
  3. Pfizer Booster Available for High-Risk Groups

    Starting Wednesday, September 29, 2021, the Wayne County Health Department will begin administering booster shots to strengthen and extend protections against severe COVID-19 illness. Read on...
  4. Wayne County Health Department Hosting Two Weekend Vaccine Events

    The Wayne County Health Department will be hosting two weekend Pfizer vaccine clinics for anyone needing a first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. We ask that recipients schedule an appointment at www.waynegov.com/vaccine, but walk-ups will also be accepted. Read on...
  5. Wayne County Opens COVID-19 Vaccines to All Groups

    Starting Monday, April 5, 2021, first-dose vaccine appointments with the Wayne County Health Department will be open to all vaccine groups. Anyone age 16 or older is now eligible for a COVID-19 vaccine, regardless of health condition. Read on...
  6. Wayne County Plans for Group 4 Vaccinations

    This week, The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services announced an updated timeline for vaccinating individuals in Group 4. Read on...
  7. Wayne County Vaccine Update 3/9/21

    Last week, the Wayne County Health Department moved into Group 3 delivery of the COVID-19 vaccine and administered over 2,800 shots to the public. As of today, a total of 16,922 individuals have received their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine. Read on...
  8. COVID-19 Vaccine Update 2/18/21

    As of February 17, 2021, the Wayne County Health Department has administered 5,994 first doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, 1,960 second doses, and has 7,115 individuals on our waiting list. Read on...
  9. COVID-19 Vaccine Update 2/10/21

    As of today, the Wayne County Health Department has administered 5,448 doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine. Read on...
  10. COVID-19 Vaccine Update 2/3/21

    As of February 3, 2021, the Wayne County Health Department has administered 3,060 doses of the Moderna COVID-19 vaccine, and has 8,673 individuals on our waiting list. Read on...
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