News Flash

COVID-19 Updates

Posted on: March 16, 2020

Hingham Health Department Health Advisory 3/15/2020 at 5:44 PM

Hingham Health Department Health Advisory
COVID-19 update as of 3/15/20 @ 5:44pm

The Hingham Health Department has been notified by the Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) that a Hingham resident has tested positive for COVID-19. All notifications have been made per DPH guidelines.

Take everyday preventive actions:

Clean your hands often by using soap and water for at least 20 seconds.

If soap and water are not available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.

To the extent possible, avoid touching high-touch surfaces in public places – elevator buttons, door handles, handrails, handshaking with people, etc.

Use a tissue or your sleeve to cover your hand or finger if you must touch something.

Avoid touching your face, nose, eyes, etc.

Practice routine cleaning of frequently touched surfaces (for example: tables, doorknobs, light switches, handles, desks, toilets, faucets, sinks & cell phones)

Watch for symptoms including, fever, cough, and shortness of breath. If you feel like you are developing symptoms, call your doctor.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in COVID-19 Updates

COVID Zoom Call

Town Office Reopening Update

Posted on: July 10, 2020
Bathing Beach

COVID-19 Beach Guidance

Posted on: July 10, 2020

July 7, 2020 COVID-19 Update

Posted on: July 8, 2020

June 30, 2020 COVID-19 Update

Posted on: June 30, 2020

June 9, 2020 COVID-19 Update

Posted on: June 10, 2020

June 2, 2020 COVID-19 Update

Posted on: June 3, 2020

May 26th COVID-19 Update

Posted on: May 27, 2020

May 19 COVID-19 Update

Posted on: May 20, 2020

April 28 COVID-19 Update

Posted on: April 29, 2020

April 21 COVID-19 Update

Posted on: April 22, 2020

CDC Guidance on Cloth Face Coverings

Posted on: April 6, 2020

March 31 - COVID-19 Update

Posted on: March 31, 2020
Hingham Town Meeting

Town Meeting and Town Election News

Posted on: March 28, 2020

Senior Center Tax Aide Notice

Posted on: March 23, 2020

Resources from the Senior Center

Posted on: March 23, 2020
Town Leadership

Hingham: Social Distancing Message

Posted on: March 20, 2020

Hingham Light Operations Update

Posted on: March 17, 2020

Police Department Business

Posted on: March 16, 2020

Fire Department Visitors

Posted on: March 14, 2020