Infectious Diseases

Hood County’s current level of community transmission or impact of COVID-19:


Press Releases

Hood County Health Authority

David "Hoss" Blocker, MD, MPH: Hood County Public Health Authority

2021.03.08 - Dr. Blocker Press Release

2021.03.22 - Dr. Blocker Press Release

View all of Dr Blocker’s press releases here.

Official Announcements

Executive Orders

Executive Orders

Declaration from State Health Services - March 19, 2020

State Orders

Texans Helping Texans: The Governor’s Report to Open Texas - April 27, 2020 

How to Protect Yourself, and What To Do If Sick

COVID-19 and Flu Season. Get Your Flu Shot - YouTube Link

Vacúnate contra la gripe - Enlace de YouTube

CDC Guidelines for COVID-19

Information For Faith Based Organizations

CDC Guidelines for Faith Based Organizations