From The Trussville Tribune staff reports
MONTGOMERY — The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) has activated a statewide informational hotline and a general information e-mail address to field questions from the public about the novel coronavirus COVID-19.
“The addition of a hotline for general questions will give the public the ability to speak with someone who can direct them to information that will lead to better-informed decisions to protect their health,” a press release from the ADPH read.
· COVID-19 General Information – (800) 270-7268
Telephone calls are answered from 7 a.m. until 9 p.m. daily.
· The COVID-19 General Information Email address – firstname.lastname@example.org
A toll-free phone line provides information about available testing sites and hours of operation. This phone number is (888) 264-2256.
The ADPH website at alabamapublichealth.gov also offers information and guidance about COVID-19.