John Ross Ferrara / Wednesday, Nov. 11 @ 6:50 p.m. / COVID-19
Three New Cases of COVID-19 Reported in Curry County
Curry County Public Health press release:
Curry County Public Health (CCPH) received notification of three new cases of Covid-19. Notification of two cases came from Southern Coos Hospital Lab in Bandon and notification of a case from Curry General Hospital (Curry Health Network). These cases have been verified and confirmed by the contracted Health Officer after receiving the lab results.
CCPH has reached out to the individuals. All three individuals are central Curry County residents and are household members of confirmed Covid-19 cases reported on November 10th press release. CCPH is reaching out to make sure all individuals are notified to isolate and monitor for symptoms.
CCPH is currently investigating the cases through contact tracing to identify any possible contacts and exposures relevant to the cases and will reach out to anyone suspected of exposure to COVID-19 in these cases.
As of November 11, 2020, the total verified number of positive cases for Curry County residents since the start of the pandemic is 81, with 2 deaths. Active cases currently for Curry County are at 17 after adding the three positives cases today and removing six individuals as being considered recovered according to OHA guidelines.
Please remember, it is important that we all follow the OHA and CDC guidelines and Governor’s directives about social distancing, wearing facial coverings in public buildings and protecting yourselves by staying home to slow the spread and save lives.
CCPH will continue to keep the public informed with all the information we can in order to keep our citizens safe.