From Washington County Health Department
Our department has been notified of a death of county resident, a male in his 80s, related to complications of COVID-19.
Case counts will be updated December 9.
- Deaths: 4 (1 active, 3 released)
Staff are working through cases as quickly as we can; however, as case counts rise, there may be delay in our office contacting you. During these delays please do the following until you hear from our staff:
- If you re told you have tested positive, ISOLATE yourself from others. Do not be in contact with anyone else, if at all possible.
- If you have been told you are a close contact or believe you have been in close contact with someone who has COVID19, quarantine at home and watch for signs of illness.
You may also call our office to get preliminary instructions at 618-327-3644.