Southeast District HD confirms another COVID-19 case
The Southeast District Health Department (SEDHD) has confirmed an additional case
of coronavirus (COVID-19) within the district. The additional case includes:
• A male in his thirties who lives in Richardson county.
All identified close contacts will be asked to self-quarantine. Individuals with symptoms consistent with COVID-19 should self-isolate to avoid transmitting the virus to others. COVID-19 symptoms include cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fever, chills, muscle pain, sore throat, and new loss of taste or smell. In many cases, a person will have more than one of these symptoms.
As of May 24, the total cumulative confirmed cases of COVID-19 within the district is 16. Pawnee County has not yet had a confirmed case. Case counts by county are:
SEDHD reviews all reported test results as soon as they become available and will continue to report county totals to most accurately reflect current cumulative case numbers in the district.