COVID-19

Joint Monoclonal Antibody Therapy Center

  • "Pop-up" monoclonal antibody infusion center that will treat area residents who have contracted COVID-19
  • Located at the Ferris Scout House at 514 Mable St, Ferris, TX 75125
  • Now through November 15th, 2021 - 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
  • Staffed by MDLab, and drug costs are covered by state and federal funding - treatment free of charge
  • Patients must be within the first 10 days of showing symptoms of COVID-19.
  • Regeneron drug treatment results in patients being cleared of COVID within 48 hours in about 70% of cases.
  • Register for appointments at mdlabtx.com.

Need vaccines for your organization?

  • Facilities can call 888-90-TEXAS to request a State Mobile Vaccination Team come out to their facility.
    1. DSHS COVID-19 Vaccine Request Email: phr23COVACC@dshs.texas.gov
  • Texans can visit covidvaccine.texas.gov or vaccines.gov to find a provider near them.
  • Texans can also utilize TDEM's State Mobile Vaccine Program by calling 844-90-TEXAS and selecting Option 3 to schedule a mobile vaccine clinic to vaccinate groups of friends, families, employees, volunteers, and more. 
  • Homebound Texans can also call 844-90-TEXAS and choose Option 1 to request a mobile vaccine team to come to their home.

Lost your any of your BSW Immunization cards/record?

-Log on to your MyBSW Health account (web or app).

-Click "Patient Profile" and Select "Health Summary"

-Select "Immunization" to access all your immunization records within your BSW account.

The official DSHS Vaccine Locator Map can be viewed here.

COVID Testing in Ellis County:

Vendors:

Curative: COVID-19 Testing Kiosks

  • Italy: Italy Community Center
    1. Location: 108 Harpold St, Italy, TX 76651
    2. Dates: Beginning September 21 – Monday – Friday 7AM-7PM
    3. Register: https://curative.com/
  • Red Oak: City of Red Oak Live Oak Multi-Use Field - Next to the football field 
    1. Location: 101 Live Oak St, Red Oak, TX 75154
    2. Dates: Beginning September 22 – Daily 7AM-7PM
    3. Register: https://curative.com/ 
  • Waxahachie: Waxahachie Senior Center
    1. Location: 122 Park Hills Rd, Waxahachie, TX 75165
    2. Dates: Beginning September 17 – Monday – Friday - 8AM-7PM; Saturday 8AM-4PM
    3. Register: https://curative.com/ 

Well Health: Drive Thru

  • Ennis: Veterans Memorial Park
    1. Location: 2301 Ennis Parkway, Ennis, TX 75119
    2. Dates: Monday, Wednesday, Friday’s
    3. Register: gogettested.com 

DSHS Dashboard: for additional testing sites

https://tdem.maps.arcgis.com/apps/webappviewer/index.html?id=1e91fb79fa44417898738e5bff31a3d8 

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COVID-19 in Ellis County

Updated 09/17/2021 - 9:45 AM

PLEASE BE AWARE

The Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Region 2/3, which serves as the Ellis County’s Health Department, does not provide a breakdown of COVID-19 cases by jurisdiction. 


For updated COVID-19 case reports, please visit the DSHS dashboard at the link below. If you have additional questions and concerns, please dial 2-1-1 option 6 for COVID related questions.


Texas Education Agency COVID-19 data

Texas COVID-19 (DSHS Dashboard) Data

Ellis County Hospital Data

The hospital Medsurg plan has been initiated to accommodate for additional patient care.


Bed Count Total: 235
Occupied: 190
ICU Bed Count Total: 31
Occupied: 29
(17 of 29 are COVID-19 Patients)
COVID-19 Patients
ICU: 17
MedSurg: 98

Accumulative Tests Administered

260,158