ANDREWS COUNTY COVID-19 UPDATE               September 17 , 2020 @2pm

*Numbers reported by Andrews County Health Department.



ACTIVE CASES:                                                           76
TOTAL CONFIRMED COVID-19 CASES:                  412
POSITIVE RATE:                                                   17.90%

TOTAL TESTED IN ANDREWS:                               2303
NEGATIVE TESTS:                                                   1890
PENDING TESTS:                                                          1

                                                           
ISOLATION (AT HOME):                                             110
HOSPITALIZED AT PRMC:                                             1
RECOVERED:                                                             328
DEATHS                                                                          8


Governor Greg Abbott has issued Executive Order 29 requiring all Texans to wear a face covering over the nose and mouth in public spaces, with few exceptions, in counties with 20 or more positive COVID-19 cases. Open Texas checklists are now updated consistent with this order.

The Governor also issued a proclamation giving mayors and county judges the ability to impose restrictions on some outdoor gatherings of over 10.



GOVERNOR GREG ABBOTT MANDATE FACE COVERING OVER NOSE & MOUTH (MASK)

PRACTICE SOCIAL DISTANCING

HAND WASHING & USING HAND SANITIZER 

IF YOU ARE SICK STAY HOME.
IF YOU HAVE TRAVELED OUT OF TOWN SELF ISOLATE AND MONITOR FOR SYMPTOMS, FEVER, COUGH, BODY ACHES, HEADACHES, LOSS OF SENSE OF SMELL OR TASTE.