SHERIDAN COUNTY MONITORING NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (Special Update April 5, 2020 UPDATE)

Sheridan County COVID-19

Tests Performed-427

Negative Test Results-384 (Other tests pending)

Positive Cases-12

Recovered-4

Hospitalized-0

There is one new confirmed case of the COVID-19 virus in Sheridan County. The case does not appear to be linked to any of the previous cases in Sheridan County. The patient is at home in isolation, doing well, and being monitored by Sheridan County Public Health. Sheridan County Public Health and Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) are conducting follow up investigations to determine at-risk close contacts of the new reported case.

This brings the total number of COVID-19 cases to 12 in Sheridan County. Sheridan County Health Officer, Dr. Ian Hunter, is monitoring the situation closely to determine if the COVID-19 virus has become community spread within Sheridan County. He continues to ask everyone to follow the recommended guidelines put out by CDC and WDH and follow the statewide orders to help slow the spread of the virus.

SHOP ALONE, DON’T BRING IT HOME.