Wednesday, two more cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) were confirmed in Mason County bringing the total number to 28 but of those, six are active.
Mason County Public Health was notified May 6, 2020 of the two (2) women in their 30’s had tested positive for COVID-19. Officials are continuing contact interviews and both patients are currently isolating at home.
Due to Mason County being a small community, location data of positive cases will not be released to reduce the possibility of patient identification and to protect personal health information. Identified positive cases are located throughout Mason County. To avoid exposure, continue to follow the guidance of washing hands frequently, stay home, unless essential to work and limit travel to only medical appointments, medication pick up, and once every 2-week grocery shopping needs. This will help limit your exposure possibilities. Mason County Public Health is asking that the public do their part to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.