MURRAY – The Calloway County Health Department said Tuesday it had received notification of one new confirmed case of COVID-19.  

The total number of confirmed cases is now at 3,295, with 3,223 recovered, 22 isolated at home, three hospitalized and 47 deaths.  The patients are resident of Calloway County, and additional details will not be provided to respect their privacy, CCHD said.  

Since Murray-Calloway County Hospital performs the majority of COVID testing in the county, CCHD periodically reports their latest calculated positivity rate. MCCH’s latest calculated positivity rate reported was 4.93% as of Feb. 11.

The next clinic date for the CFSB Center Regional Vaccination Site will be Feb. 21 and appointments are being made via a phone call from the waiting lists.  To be placed on the list to be called for COVID vaccinations, visit www.callowayhealth.org and click on the “COVID Vaccine Sign-Up.” If you have already called the health department or gone online to add your name, then you are on the vaccine list and will be contacted when we have an available slot.  This same process will be used to fill the available appointments for the CFSB Center clinic dates.

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