Scott County COVID-19 Response and Next Steps

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As of Monday, March 16, 2020, Scott County Government decided to limit access between County staff and the public in response to the Coronavirus. Public service remains the top priority for all County departments. Agencies are open and available for document drop-off for business purposes.  Please contact offices via phone or e-mail for questions or for any immediate needs.  Contact information for departments can be found on our webpage at https://scottky.gov/county-government/ 

We remain poised and prepared to provide emergency and non-emergency services as needed. Please continue preventive measures to limit the chance of exposure.   Please follow this link for more details on prevention:

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/prevention.html?CDC_AA_refVal=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.cdc.gov%2Fcoronavirus%2F2019-ncov%2Fabout%2Fprevention.html

Covid-19 Update 8-28

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 9 new positive cases in Scott County.

Today’s cases:

– 5 females: ages 21, 35, 48, 62 & 68

– 4 males: ages 16, 22, 49, & 49.

We have a total of 655 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County. 142 active. We are now testing every day in Scott County 9-3:30pm. Please get tested regularly. To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

JP COVINGTON Judge Executive

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Covid-19 Update 8-26

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 23 new positive cases in Scott County. We are also sad to report our 5th death related to the Dover Manor outbreak. It is a 78 year old female. Thoughts and Prayers for all.

We are also working closely with Georgetown College on cases related to students returning to campus.

Today’s cases:

-14 females: ages 15, 18, 50, 58, 72, 76, 77, 79, 80, 87, 87, 91, 92, & 94.

-9 males: ages 19, 27, 66, 69, 80, 81, 87, 88, & 89.

We have a cumulative total of 630 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County. 152 active. We are now testing every day in Scott County 9-3:30pm. Please get tested regularly. To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

Joe Pat Covington Judge Executive

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Covid -19 Update 8-25

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 18 new positive cases in Scott County.

Today’s cases:

– 13 females: ages 18, 22, 24, 37, 37, 38, 52, 55, 59, 71, 72, 75, & 77.

– 5 males: ages 12, 24, 41, 61 & 78.

We have a cumulative total of 607 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County. 175 active. We are now testing every day in Scott County 9-3:30pm. Please get tested regularly. To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

JP Covington Judge Executive

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Covid-19 Update 8-22-2020

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 27 new positive cases in Scott County. We are also sad to report our 3rd death related to the Dover Manor outbreak. It is an 88 year old female.

Today’s cases:

– 16 females: ages 10, 18, 18, 18, 20, 20, 21, 21, 23, 28, 38, 69, 84, 85, 90, & 98.

– 11 male: ages 5, 18, 18, 18, 19, 19, 20, 20, 26, 32, & 92.

We have a cumulative total of 575 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County. 158 active. We are now testing every day in Scott County 9-3:30pm. Please get tested regularly. To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

Joe Pat Covington

Judge Executive

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Covid 19 Update 8-21

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 10 new positive cases in Scott County.

Today’s cases:

– 7 females, ages 18, 21, 48, 50, 57, 64 & 66

– 3 male, ages 18, 19 & 48

We have a cumulative total of 548 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County. 132 active. We are now testing every day in Scott County 9-3:30pm. Please get tested regularly. To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

JP Covington

Judge Executive

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Covid-19 Update 8-20

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 12 new positive cases in Scott County. We are also sad to report that we have had our 2nd death, an 81 year old male.

Today’s cases:

– 10 females, ages 18, 22, 23, 34, 65, 78, 91, 91, 93 & 95.

– 2 male, age 41 & 80.

We have a cumulative total of 538 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County. 150 active. We are now testing every day in Scott County 9-3:30pm. Please get tested regularly. To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

Joe Pat Covington Judge Executive

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Covid-19 Update 8-18-20

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 12 new positive cases in Scott County. Today’s cases:

– 9 females

– 3 males

We are also actively working with Dover Manor on the outbreak in that facility. We have a cumulative total of 522 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County. 149 active. We are now testing every day in Scott County 9-3:30pm. Please get tested regularly. To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

JP Covington

Judge Executive

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Covid 19 Update 8-17-2020

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 19 new positive cases in Scott County. We are sad to report that we have had our first death in Scott County. The death is an 84 year old male. This death is associated with a long term care facility outbreak.

Today’s cases:

-10 females

-9 males

We have a cumulative total of 510 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County. 143 active. Contact tracing on our cases proves what we already know about this virus, as many are linked by close contact and travel. We are experiencing a spike in cases. It is important to wear your mask and socially distance as the economy continues to reopen. please get tested regularly. To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

JP Covington

Judge Executive

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Covid-19 Update 8-12-2020

Scott Co Reporting

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 24 new positive cases in Scott County.

-11 females

-13 males

We have a cumulative total of 458 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County. 184 of these cases have fully recovered and 274 are active. Contact tracing on our cases proves what we already know about this virus, as many are linked by close contact and travel. We are experiencing a spike in cases. It is important to wear your mask and socially distance as the economy continues to reopen. please get tested regularly. To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

JP Covington Judge Executive

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Covid 19 Update 8-11-2020

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 17 new positive cases in Scott County.

-8 females and 9 males

We have a cumulative total of 435 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County. 271 are active. Contact tracing on our cases proves what we already know about this virus, as many are linked by close contact and travel. We are experiencing a spike in cases. It is important to wear your mask and socially distance as the economy continues to reopen. please get tested regularly. To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

JP Covington

Judge Executive

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