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 8-10-2020

Scott Co Reporting

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

-8 females: ages 21,35,43,52,52,60, 61 & 65

-9 males: ages 14,21,44,45,46,47,55,62 & 66

We have a cumulative total of 418 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County. 164 of these cases have fully recovered and 254 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 8-6-2020

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 12 new positive cases in Scott County.

-4 females: ages 15, 33, 67 & 75

-8 males: ages 8, 25, 25, 41, 45, 50, 55 & 59.

These cases are the age range that we consider high risk and know that this population needs extra protection. Please wear your masks. We have a cumulative total of 384 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County, 236 are active cases. Please like WEDCO’s Facebook and social media pages for info and graphics related to covid19. We know what the necessary steps to control covid19- social distancing, masks and washing your hands. We need your help with these measures .To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

JP Covington

Judge Executive

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Covid 19 Update 8-5

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 18 new positive cases in Scott County. 13 of these cases are in a long term care facility and we are working closely with management in the facility to assist with implementation of public health protocols.

-9 females: ages 67, 79, 81, 86, 88, 90, 91, 93 & 93

-9 males: ages 20, 52, 63, 68, 72, 74, 78, 81 & 84.

These cases are the age range that we consider high risk and know that this population needs extra protection. Please wear your masks. We have a cumulative total of 372 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County, 228 are active cases. Please like WEDCO’s Facebook and social media pages for info and graphics related to covid19. We know what the necessary steps to control covid19- social distancing, masks and washing your hands. We need your help with these measures! To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

JP Covington Judge Executive

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Covid -19 Update 8-4

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 5 new positive cases in Scott County.

-2 females: ages 18 & 39

-3 males: ages 24, 41 & 51.

These cases are directly related to family gatherings and travel to hot spots.We have a cumulative total of 354 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County, 219 are active cases. Please like WEDCO’s Facebook and social media pages for info and graphics related to covid19. We know what the necessary steps to control covid19- social distancing, masks and washing your hands. We need your help with these measures .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 8-3

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 12 new positive cases in Scott County.

-6 females: ages 18, 24, 38, 41, 63 & 100.

-6 males: ages 15, 28, 35, 38, 46 & 57.

These cases are directly related to family gatherings and travel to hot spots. We have a cumulative total of 349 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County, 218 are active cases. Please like WEDCO’s Facebook and social media pages for info and graphics related to covid19. We know what the necessary steps to control covid19- social distancing, masks and washing your hands. We need compliance with these measures along with gatherings of less than 10 to flatten the curve so that we can continue to open the economy.To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

JP Covington Judge Executive

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COVID19 Update 8/1

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 6 new positive cases in Scott County.

-4 females: ages 25, 49, 63 & 63.

-2 males: ages 9 & 38.

These cases are directly related to family gatherings and travel to hot spots. Please consider not traveling to hot spots. We have a total of 337 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County, 206 are active cases. To register for free COVID19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

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COVID19 Update 7/31

Dr. Miller, public health director confirmed 21 new positive cases in Scott County.

-12 females: ages 2, 14, 17, 19, 24, 24, 26, 36, 45, 49, 61 & 87.

-9 males: ages 9, 15, 16, 16, 37, 44, 57, 69 & 71.

These cases are directly related to family gatherings and travel to hot spots. Please consider not traveling to hot spots. We have a total of 331 positive cases of Covid19 in Scott County, 200 are active cases. Please like WEDCO’s Facebook page for graphics related to Covid19. To register for free Covid19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

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COVID19 Update 7/30/20

Public Health Director, Dr. Miller confirmed 25 new positive cases in Scott County.

-13 females: ages 14, 14, 19, 19, 22, 33, 37, 37, 38, 41,41, 43 & 51.

-12 males: ages 8, 10, 19, 21, 24, 36, 37, 37, 39, 49, 54 & 65.

These cases are directly related to family gatherings and travel to hot spots. Please consider not traveling to hot spots. We have a total of 310 positive cases of Covid19 in Scott County, 188 are active cases. Please like WEDCO’s Facebook page for information & graphics related to Covid19. To register for free Covid19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

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COVID 19 Update 7/29/20

Dr. Miller, Public Health Director confirmed 10 new positive cases in Scott County.

-4 females: ages 19, 42, 49 & 78.

-6 males: ages 7, 17, 27, 27, 30, 39.

These cases are directly related to family gatherings and travel to hot spots. Please consider not traveling to hot spots. We have a total of 285 positive cases of Covid19 in Scott County, 167 are active cases. Please like WEDCO’s Facebook page for information and graphics related to Covid19. To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

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COVID19 Update 7/28/20

Dr. Miller, Public Health Director confirmed 15 new positive cases in Scott County.

-7 females: ages 18, 23, 24, 36, 37, 45 & 55

-8 males: ages 14, 15, 27, 30, 43, 44, 49 & 68

These cases are directly related to family gatherings and travel to hot-spots.We have a total of 275 positive cases of COVID19 in Scott County, 160 are active cases. Please like WEDCO’s Facebook page for information and graphics related to Covid19. To register for free COVID-19 testing, register @ www.wedcohealth.org

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