Case Count: As of 11 pm on Oct. 12, 504 cumulative cases of COVID-19 have been reported among Union County residents. Since Oct. 06, 43 new cases (not inclusive of positive antibody tests) and 1 new hospitalization was reported (1 individual currently hospitalized). No additional COVID-19 related deaths among Union County residents have been reported since Sept. 11.
Of the 504 cumulative cases of COVID-19, 56 individuals are currently infectious and in isolation (one of the highest number of actively infectious reported cases to date). 446 individuals have been released from isolation and no longer considered infectious. 2 COVID-19 related deaths have been reported among Union County residents.
Flu Shot – Final Call: You have until 11:59pm Wednesday night to schedule your flu shot at the Oct. 16 drive thru flu clinic today! Click here to book your appointment. Anyone age 6 months and older is welcome. Egg-free vaccine available. High dose vaccine recommended and available for adults age 65 and older. Most insurances accepted. Cost for self-pay is $25 for regular dose and $50 for high dose or egg-free vaccine. Sliding-fee scale available.
Keep on Fighting Union County: Wash Up. Mask Up. Spread Out. Sick – Stay Home.
We don’t know what the fall and winter months will bring as the weather forces us back inside. Please don’t let up in taking these simple steps.