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Winter storm shutting down Cone Health testing and vaccine sites

Cone Health said they would shut down all COVID-19 testing and vaccination sites Sunday and Monday due to expected winter weather.

GREENSBORO, N.C. — Editor's note: Christian Morgan gives winter storm update as of Friday afternoon

Cone Health will shut down all COVID-19 testing and vaccination sites Sunday and Monday. The Triad is expected to get hit with a significant winter storm starting Sunday morning.

The closures impact six locations across Piedmont Triad. 

  • Shiloh Baptist Church in Greensboro will not offer testing or vaccinations.
  • LeBauer Healthcare at Horse Pen Creek will not have testing available.
  • MedCenter High Point Pharmacy will not give out vaccines.
  • Burlington Family Practices will not offer testing.
  • Blessed Sacrament Catholic Church in Graham will not have testing or vaccines available.
  • Western Rockingham Family Medicine will not administer any tests.

Any mobile clinics scheduled for either Sunday or Monday will also be closed.

If you had an appointment, someone with Cone Health will reach out to you to reschedule.

You can find more appointments for testing here and vaccines here. You can also call 336-890-1188.

Guilford County, along with the rest of the state, has reported some of its highest numbers from the entire pandemic recently.

The latest county report included a 29.2% positivity rate and 270 people in the hospital. 253 of those patients are being treated at Cone Health. 

The Guilford County Board of Health voted to reinstate the countywide mask mandate Thursday. That order will remain in effect until Feb. 27 unless the board makes a change beforehand.