MEDIA ADVISORY: COVID-19 Dial-In Media Availability Today


State Public Health and Emergency Management Officials will be available today for a dial-in media briefing at 2 p.m. regarding COVID-19. Reporters can call in to monitor the remarks and ask questions. A livestream video feed will be available from a pool camera. In order to maintain social distancing guidelines and further prevent the spread of COVID-19, the media room at the State Emergency Operations Center will not be open for media to attend in person.

What: COVID-19 Media Availability

Who: State Public Health Officials, Department of Health and Human Services
         Emergency Management Officials, Department of Public Safety

When: Friday, March 20, 2020; 2 p.m.

Where: Dial-in number: 1-888-363-4734
            Access code: 4968189 #

A pool camera and video feed will be provided by UNC-TV via web stream at Live stream in English and Spanish. 

For technical troubleshooting with video feed, call David Freer at 703-867-5640.