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St. Lawrence County Public Health Update

 


As of Tuesday, April 28th:

No new cases of COVID-19 were reported to the St. Lawrence County Public Health Department today. The total number of confirmed positive cases to-date is 177 (one hundred seventy-seven)

98 (ninety-eight) cases have been released from isolation* (recovered)

9 (nine) cases are currently hospitalized.

2 (two) deaths have occurred as of April 28th; this fatality data comes from the New York State Department of Health and was last updated on 4/27/20 before 2pm

1,465 people have been tested for COVID-19 as of April 26th; this testing data comes from the New York State Department of Health and was last updated on 4/28/20 before 2pm

Testing is being done through both St. Lawrence Health Systems and Claxton Hepburn Medical Center. Testing is by appointment only. Please call the hotline numbers below between 8a-4p if you have symptoms or feel you should be tested:

St. Lawrence Health System: 315-261-6240

Claxton Hepburn Medical Ctr: 315-713-6655

St. Lawrence Co Public Health Department: 315-229-3448

Although no new cases were reported today, we still want to stress that we have not reached our peak. It is VERY IMPORTANT all residents continue to stay home as much as possible, wear a face covering and stay 6 feet away from others when venturing out for groceries, medical care, or work, wash hands with soap for 20 seconds often, and clean & disinfect commonly touched surfaces regularly.

 

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