JIC RELEASE NO. 755 - Thirty-seven of 560 Test Positive for COVID-19; Five GDOE Students Test Positive for COVID-19; Physicians Advisory Issued for Additional Dose of mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine; COVID-19 Vaccination and Testing Schedule; Issuance of SNAP P-EBT
- Press Release
- Posted on Date: 08/18/2021 07:15 pm
Thirty-seven (37) new cases of COVID-19 were identified out of 560 tests performed on August 17. Thirteen (13) cases were identified through contact tracing. To date, there have been a total of 9,118 officially reported cases of COVID-19 with 144 deaths, 412 cases in active isolation – inclusive of sixteen (16) hospitalized cases with five (5) hospitalized cases receiving ICU-level care, and 8,562 not in active isolation. The CAR Score is 9.2.