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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Posted on: April 16, 2020

[ARCHIVED] 4-16-20 Covid-19 Testing status update


Haywood County by the numbers, to date:

Negative results: 153

Active Positive Cases: 1

Recovered Positive Cases: 3

Awaiting results: 25

Total tested: 182

Meaning of “recovered”

Recovered means they have met the criteria to come out of isolation and are well.

Current criteria:

-At least 7 days since symptom onset

-At least 72 hours with no fever off any med that would suppress a fever

-Improving symptoms

Post isolation recommendations are to continue good handwashing, disinfecting surfaces, distancing measures and wear a mask until fully well.

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