COVID-19 Table of Contents

COVID-19 Home Page, Hotline Call Center, Current Case Numbers Updated Daily (Below on This Page)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Press Releases

Business Resources During the COVID-19 Pandemic

Internet Resources

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Hotline Call Center

If you believe that you are experiencing symptoms of or have been exposed to COVID-19, please contact your primary care doctor or an urgent care clinic. Please do not show up unannounced at an emergency room or health care facility.

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) HOTLINE - (423) 209-8383

Monday-Friday, 8AM-6PM
Saturday, 10AM-3PM
Sunday, 10AM-2PM

For up-to-date, reliable, and accurate information about the Coronavirus (COVID-19), residents and organizations can call the Health Department's hotline at (423) 209-8383. Organizations can ask for the following sector-specific information: 

  • Businesses
  • Schools and daycares
  • Nursing homes
  • Faith-based community
  • Restaurants
  • Colleges and universities

Anyone can call the hotline.

Hamilton County Coronavirus (COVID-19) Current Case Information

We post the number of positive, negative, and total number of coronavirus (COVID-19) test results for Hamilton County only each day between 3-4PM. The Tennessee Department of Health reports the number of test results for the entire state on their website at 2PM Central (3PM Eastern). In the case of a discrepancy between the two websites, our local data should be considered the most up-to-date for Hamilton County. 


Positive test results


Negative test results


Total number of tests


Deaths  8

Positive – Test results show the individual has COVID-19 (coronavirus)
Negative – Person has a negative test for COVID-19 (coronavirus)

Data was last updated: April 3, 2020

The table and graphs below will be updated daily Monday – Friday only.