Coronavirus / COVID-19


 COVID-19 HPCON Update (Updated Aug. 20, 2021)

 COVID-19 Resources and General Information



COVID-19 hpcon Update

Effective Monday, Aug. 23, at 8 a.m., MCAS Cherry Point and outlying fields will elevate the Health Protection Condition (HPCON) from B to B+, in order to mitigate the increase in transmission levels associated with the COVID-19 Delta Variant.  The following actions will be implemented aboard the air station:

  1. Vaccinated and unvaccinated personnel must continue to wear masks while indoors.
  2. Indoor classroom instruction must:
    1. Reinstate maximum occupancy protocols.
    2. Implement social distancing (six feet) between occupants.
    3. Not share devices or training aids.
    4. Conduct daily symptom screening for attendees.
  3. Units must enforce the Restriction of Movement (ROM) protocols.
  4. Restrict the size of indoor gatherings.
  5. Continue to observe basic hygiene protective measures (such as washing hands, and periodic cleaning or wiping of surfaces and handles, and general sanitizing of common-use areas.)

For more information about COVID-19 Delta Variant see https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html 

For information specific to North Carolina see https://covid19.ncdhhs.gov/

Thank you for adhering to the new policy to ensure the safety of all personnel who live, work, or visit the air station.

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COVID-19 Information

Personnel who are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 such as a cough, fever and shortness of breath or have been exposed to the virus should remain home and contact their health care professional for guidance or the Nurse Advice Hotline 1-800-TRICARE (1-800-874-2273 option 1). If you need immediate medical attention, call 911 – or, go to an emergency room.

All updates involving MCAS Cherry Point and NHCCP will be posted here:

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