From the Calloway County Health Department:
MURRAY — As of this afternoon, the Calloway County Health Department has received notification of 32 new confirmed cases of COVID19. The patients are residents of Calloway County. The total number of confirmed cases for Calloway County is now at 1,743 with 1,452 cases recovered, 259 isolated at home, 8 hospitalized, and 24 deaths. Additional details will not be provided in order to respect their privacy.
Since Murray-Calloway County Hospital (MCCH) performs the majority of COVID testing in our county, we will periodically report their latest calculated positivity rate. MCCH’s latest calculated positivity rate reported is 13.81% as of 11/19/20.
For additional information, go to kycovid19.ky.gov. You can also call the state hotline at 1-800-722-5725, call your medical provider, or call the Calloway County Health Department at 270-753-3381. Please see our Facebook page for the latest information.
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