NNPHD’s COVID-19 positives jump by three Wednesday
Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department (NNPHD) reported three new confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in the health district Wednesday. Wednesday’s patients are two women and one man, in their 20s, 30s and 70s.
As of May 20, there have been 742 COVID-19 tests reported for people living in the NNPHD Health District of Cedar, Dixon, Thurston and Wayne Counties. The results of these tests include 73 positive cases (Cedar - 6, Dixon - 27, Thurston - 34, and Wayne County - 6), 635 negatives, and 34 tests currently pending results.
Stay up to date with the Coronavirus situation on the CDC website at cdc.gov/. Nebraska DHHS has a COVID-19 call-in line where members of the public can get their questions answered about the virus. The phone line operates from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., seven days per week. To access the line, call (402) 552-6645. Follow NNPHD on Facebook to get the latest local testing numbers and results or visit their website for local updates on nnphd.org.