Cape Girardeau Co. Public Health Center reports 40 new cases of COVID-19

Cape Girardeau Co. Public Health Center reports 40 new cases of COVID-19
Cases of COVID-19 in Cape Girardeau County on Friday, October 23. (Source: Cape Girardeau Co. Public Health Center)

CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - The Cape Girardeau County Public Health Center reported 40 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, October 23.

That brings the total number of cases to 2,779 with 2,227 recoveries and 49 deaths.

Cases of COVID-19 in Cape Girardeau County on Friday, October 23.
Cases of COVID-19 in Cape Girardeau County on Friday, October 23. (Source: Cape Girardeau Co. Public Health Center)

The health center released the weekly overview below.

October 8, 2020- October 14, 2020, Weekly Overview: Cases: We have had a decrease in our new cases over the past 14...

Posted by Cape Girardeau County Public Health Center on Thursday, October 15, 2020

In long-term care facilities in the county, the health center reported a total of 262 cases with 155 recoveries and 36 deaths.

Cases of COVID-19 in long term care facilities in Cape Girardeau County on Friday, October 23.
Cases of COVID-19 in long term care facilities in Cape Girardeau County on Friday, October 23. (Source: Cape Girardeau Co. Public Health Center)

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