Confirmed COVID-19 Cases

Friday, January 22, 2021
The Northeast Texas Public Health District (NET Health) provides Disease Surveillance activities within the East Texas counties of Smith, Gregg, Wood, Rains, Van Zandt, Henderson, and Anderson. There is evidence COVID-19 community spread and everyone is urged to follow ALL public health recommendations to protect yourselves against COVID-19.... Read More

Educate Your Communities about COVID-19

Thursday, January 21, 2021
Decreased customer capacity of businesses within the Trauma Service Area (RAC-G) will occur if there are 7 consecutive days in which the number of hospitalized COVID-19 patients as a percentage of hospital capacity goes above 15 percent.  The NET Health 7-Day Rolling Rate of COVID-19 calculates the statistical average number of persons within each county who have tested COVID-positive within the past 7 days.We encourage everyone to utilize these resources on this webpage and throughout this website to educate your communities about COVID-19.... Read More

Recent Media Announcements

Monday, December 21, 2020
Stay updated on the most recent NET Health media announcements related to COVID-19 in East Texas.... Read More

Updates from the Smith County Food Security Council

Wednesday, December 16, 2020
With schools closing, shortages at grocery stores, and many in our community out of work or working less, the need has never been greater, and we all have a part to play. If you or anyone in your circle need help with food or other resources at this time, here are some great places to go for help:... Read More

Updated Executive Order from Texas Governor Greg Abbott

Wednesday, October 07, 2020
Texas Governor Greg Abbott extends his Disaster Declaration for all Texas counties in response to COVID-19. Originally issued on March 13th, the Disaster Declaration provides the state a number of resources to effectively serve Texans as the Lone Star State continues to mitigate the spread of COVID-19.View the most recent proclamation by selecting this link.... Read More