Mo. reports more than 1K COVID-19 cases, 14 deaths

Mo. reports more than 1K COVID-19 cases, 14 deaths
Gov. Parson is scheduled to give his next briefing on Missouri's response to COVID-19 at 3 p.m. today. (Source: Gov. Mike Parson/Facebook)

MISSOURI (KFVS) - Governor Mike Parson and various cabinet members gave an update on the state’s response to COVID-19 at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, March 31.

Tuesday press briefing regarding COVID-19

Tuesday press briefing regarding COVID-19

Posted by Governor Mike Parson on Tuesday, March 31, 2020

The governor said the Show Me Center in Cape Girardeau is one of several being considered as an alternate care site in the state.

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services reported on Tuesday afternoon that there were 1,327 positive cases of COVID-19 and 14 deaths in the state.

You can click here to check the Missouri cases by county.

To help with the treatment of patients, Governor Mike Parson announced on Monday that he signed new waivers for health care workers.

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