WAYNE – Beginning today (Monday, June 22), officials with the Northeast Nebraska Public Health Department started to provide information of numbers recovered in their health district.
According to a release from NNPHD, four positive COVID-19 cases were conformed over the past three days of Saturday – Monday which also included 9 negative tests. The new patients are all from Dixon county.
As of Monday evening, there have been 1,315 COVID-19 tests reported for people living in the NNPHD Health District of Cedar, Dixon, Thurston and Wayne counties. The results of these tests are 244 positive cases (Cedar – 10, Dixon – 49, Thurston – 159 and Wayne county – 26) and 1,024 negative tests. Also, 106 residents have recovered.
NNPHD Health officials are also working on a reporting process for hospitalizations and deaths.
Statewide information on recoveries and hospitalizations can be found at www.dhhs.ne.gov. Click on ‘VIEW’ of the Statewide Case Map and then select the appropriate tab below the map. Also, make sure to check the Covid-19 Resource page on waynedailynews.com.