Ohio Department of Health to hold a press conference on COVID-19 on Thursday – Community News
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Ohio Department of Health to hold a press conference on COVID-19 on Thursday

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — The Ohio Department of Health is hosting a press conference about COVID-19 at 2 p.m. Thursday.

ODH reported an increase of nearly 9,000 new COVID-19 cases on Wednesday. Ohio has yet to report the first case of the Omicron variant, as the United States had the first confirmed case of the new COVID-19 variant in California on Wednesday.

The press conference will be led and hosted by ODH Director Dr. Bruce Vanderhoff and will be joined by several Ohio health leaders to discuss COVID-19.