Quad-County Emergency Operations Center reported two new positive cases and five additional recoveries of COVID-19 in the Quad-County region on Thursday.
This brings the total number of cases to 92, with 46 recoveries and one death, 45 cases remain active.
The new cases are:
A female Carson City resident in her 70s
A female Lyon County resident in her 20s
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.
As of Tuesday, approximately 1,485 tests have been performed by all providers within the Quad-Counties.
Community-Based Testing Without Symptoms- Increased Availability
Due to a high demand, we have increased the testing availability for certain locations. Quad-County residents without symptoms who want to be tested for COVID-19 can call (775) 434-1450 to schedule an appointment.
For those who are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have questions, call the Quad-County COVID-19 Hotline seven days a week, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Spanish speakers are available. The phone number is (775) 283-4789.