Quad-County Emergency Operations Center reported Saturday two new positive cases and two recoveries of COVID-19 in the Quad County region. This brings the total number of cases to 59, with 15 recoveries, 44 cases remain active.
The new cases are:
A female Douglas County resident in her 30s
A female Lyon County resident in her 60s
Carson City Health and Human Services is working to identify close risk contacts to prevent further spread of the disease. Due to medical privacy requirements and to protect their identity, no further information about the cases will be released.
There are three Quad-County residents currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.
We are seeing COVID-19 spread through our communities. Community spread means spread of an illness for which the source of infection is unknown. Help flatten the curve; keep the number of cases low by staying home and practicing social distancing.
The Quad-County COVID-19 Hotline is staffed 7 days a week 8 am to 5 pm. Spanish speakers are available. The phone number is (775) 283-4789.