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OCH reporting 1 new confirmed case of COVID-19, county total now at 3

In Local, News by OC Monitor Staff

HARTFORD, Ky. — As of late this afternoon, Ohio County Healthcare received one additional positive COVID-19 result bringing our county total to three. OCH reported the newly confirmed case on its Facebook page.

OCH has tested 22 people with 11 negatives, one positive and 10 pending results.

If experiencing cough, fever or shortness of breath and have a known exposure to a positive patient, use the following resources:

  • Call the OCH COVID-19 Hotline at 270-256-5535 to speak with a nurse 24/7.
  • Visit the screening center on the corner of Clay St. & McMurtry Ave. in Hartford. It’s open from 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
  • Visit Ohio County QuickCare through a walk-in office visit or by calling 270-504-1300 to schedule a virtual telemedicine visit. Quick Care is open from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.
  • If there’s an emergency, use the OCH Emergency Department 24/7/.

Last night, the OCH team were the recipients of a humbling display of appreciation from the community. Every honking horn, flashing blinker, encouraging poster and friendly wave left OCH feeling loved & supported. OCH thanked Ohio County for demonstrating kindness is just as contagious as a virus.

Be sure to show each other the same support by staying #HealthyatHome this weekend.

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