MURRAY – The Calloway County Health Department said it had received notification of 37 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 Thursday.
The patients are residents of Calloway County, CCHD said. The total number of confirmed cases for Calloway County is now at 1,455, with 1,166 cases recovered, 259 isolated at home, 13 hospitalized and 17 deaths. Additional details will not be provided in order to respect their privacy, CCHD said.
Since Murray-Calloway County Hospital performs the majority of COVID testing in the county, CCHD periodically reports MCCH’s latest calculated positivity rate. The hospital’s latest calculated positivity rate reported is 14.47% as of Nov. 16.
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 CCHD at 270-753-3381. The department’s Facebook page also contains updated information.