Grundy County COVID-19 Update (09.22.20)
There have been forty (40) new cases in Grundy County, Missouri since our last update on September 15.
Total cases: 203
Confirmed cases: 166
Probable cases: 37
Active cases: 49
Total deaths: 2
Grundy County positivity rate for 09/09 - 09/16: 29.2%
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.
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Case counts in our neighboring counties--
Daviess: 79 (last week 68)
Harrison: 110 (last week 105)
Livingston: 170 (last week 120)
Sullivan: 184 (last week 182)
Mercer: 30 (last week 27)
Missouri Case Data
Cases: 115,366 (last week 105,396)
Deaths: 1,864 (last week 1,732)
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: 6,825,697 (last week 6,537,627)
Deaths: 199,462 (last week 194,092)
Twenty-two (22) states, including Missouri, now report more than 100,000 cases; eight (8) states exceed 200,000 cases.
You can review U.S. Case Data here.
Let the staff at the Grundy County Health Department answer your questions about COVID-19.
We post regular updates to our Facebook page.
For information about GCHD services, visit our website at www.GrundyCountyHealth.org.