Grundy County COVID-19 Update (September 8)
There have been sixty-two (62) new confirmed cases in Grundy County, Missouri since our last update on August 24. Total confirmed cases: 94 Total probable cases: 8 Active cases: 51 Total deaths: 1 Grundy county positivity rate for 8/26-9/02: 20.0% The health department urges the public to take appropriate precautions including good hygiene, social distancing, the use of face coverings in public, and limiting attendance at large gatherings. Case counts in our neighboring counties-- Daviess: 49 Harrison: 96 Livingston: 111 Sullivan: 178 Mercer: 25 Missouri Case Data Cases: 95,113 Deaths: 1,661 You can review Missouri Case Data here. The Missouri Hospital Association has updated their COVID-19 dashboard. You can find positivity rates and hospitalization numbers for our region and the state. United States Case Data Cases: 6,287,362 Deaths: 188,688 Twenty-one (21) states, including Missouri, now report more than 90,000 cases; twenty (20) states exceed 100,000 cases. You can review U.S. Case Data here.
Let the staff at the Grundy County Health Department answer your questions about COVID-19.
Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Phone: 660/359-4196
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