The Livingston County Department of Health (LCDOH) is reporting two new positive cases of COVID-19 in Livingston County as of this morning, which brings the total number of positive cases to one hundred and fifty three (153). Of these 153 cases, 131 have recovered and 14 are active.
According to Jennifer Rodriguez, Livingston County Public Health Director, the new positive cases and any associated household members are now in the LCDOH quarantine process.
A positive case from July 16, 2020 is a resident at the Livingston County Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation (CNR). Rodriguez stated, “The Livingston County Department of Health has been working closely with the CNR on infection control practices and quarantine measures.”
Stephen Woodruff, Director of the CNR, said, “We have notified all family members and staff per standard protocol. The CNR is taking every precaution to prevent the further spread of COVID-19.” The CNR website contains additional information about the CNR’s infection controls and operational strategies to maximize the safety of all individuals at the facility.
The updated numbers of positive and negative COVID-19 test results for Livingston County are:
Positive Test results: 153
Negative Test results: 11,190
LCDOH will continue to update these numbers on a daily basis, weekdays only on the County’s dedicated COVID-19 webpage at https://www.livingstoncounty.us/1207/COVID-19.
If you have a fever, cough or trouble breathing, please call your health care provider for an assessment of your symptoms. If you feel as though you may have had exposure to COVID-19, please call LCDOH at 585-243-7270. Call 1-877-280-6775 if you would like general information on COVID-19 or to learn how to volunteer. Livingston County Mental Health has created a help line for community members who need someone to talk to during these stressful times. This is a free and confidential service. Please call 585-243-7251, Monday – Friday from 9:00AM – 5:00PM. For COVID-19 information, please visit Livingston County’s dedicated COVID-19 webpage and join us on Facebook, Twitter and our YouTube channel.