Latest COVID-19 Pandemic Updates

Allen County Update

ACDH COVID-19 update – 10/21/2021

Today's Allen County Department of Health COVID-19 update reported that 151 residents tested positive for COVID-19 raising the total to 58,205 cases.

State Update

ISDH COVID-19 update – 9/24/2021

Today's Indiana State Department of Health COVID-19 update reported that 3,255 residents tested positive for COVID-19 raising the total to 947,918 cases.

News Update

FWCS to offer evening COVID-19 testing to students, staff

Fort Wayne Community Schools will offer evening COVID-19 testing to students and staff to support returning to the classroom sooner.

COVID-19 Vaccine

ACDH opens COVID-19 vaccination site at Coliseum – 10/18/2021

The Allen County Department of Health will re-open a COVID-19 vaccine site at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum beginning October 18, 2021.

ACDH reopens COVID-19 vaccine site at Coliseum on 10/18/2021

The Allen County Department of Health will re-open a COVID-19 vaccine site at the Allen County War Memorial Coliseum beginning October 18, 2021, to assist with booster shots and anyone still needing vaccination.

Parkview Health update on COVID-19 booster shot appointments

Due to the high demand for COVID-19 booster shots, Parkview Health would like to remind the public that appointments are strongly encouraged for the vaccine clinic at the Parkview Mirro Center for Research and Innovation.

Parkview Health reopens COVID-19 vaccine clinic

Parkview Health has reopened its COVID-19 vaccine clinic at the Parkview Mirro Center for Research and Innovation to offer booster shots to individuals who meet new guidelines from the CDC.

Indiana to begin Pfizer COVID-19 boosters for those eligible

Today, the Indiana State Department of Health announced that booster doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine are available to eligible Hoosiers following federal authorization of the additional dose.

More COVID-19 Updates

FWCS to offer evening COVID-19 testing to students, staff

Fort Wayne Community Schools will offer evening COVID-19 testing to students and staff to support returning to the classroom sooner.

Indiana reports first flu-related death of season

Indiana health officials are urging Hoosiers to immunize against influenza after confirming the first flu-related death of the 2021-22 flu season.

Purdue Fort Wayne will not pursue COVID-19 vaccine mandate

The Purdue Fort Wayne University leadership team has unanimously decided that implementing a COVID-19 vaccine mandate for the spring semester is not feasible.

ISDH officials provide update on COVID-19

Today, Indiana State Department of Health officials announced that more than 35,000 third doses of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccine have been administered to Hoosiers age 18 and older since August 2021.

COVID-19 effects on your heart

COVID-19 can affect multiple organs, including the heart and vascular system, explains cardiologist Matthew Bilodeau, MD, Ph.D. with Lutheran Health Network.