Mason County Public Health confirmed Thursday, July 30, 2020 six new cases of Novel Coronavirus in Mason County.
A July 30th, 2020 – 4:00 p.m. news release says: “Since the last release (7/29/20), Mason County Public Health was notified of six (6) additional Mason County residents that tested positive for COVID-19. This brings the total to One hundred sixty-two (162) positive cases in Mason County. Mason County Public Health is continuing contact interviews. Many positive cases are within the same family or multi-family household.
“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. Mason County Public Health is asking that the public do their part to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
“If you are showing symptoms for COVID-19, early testing is encouraged. At the earliest signs of symptoms please reach out to the Respiratory Illness Triage line at 360-427-3615. They can assist you in scheduling an appointment at Mason Health’s Drive Thru COVID-19 testing.”