News From Harlingen, Texas

Cameron County Confirms More COVID-19 Cases
05/26/2020

 

 

Cameron County has received confirmation of an additional thirteen (13) case reports of COVID-19. This includes the following:

 

 

Residence

Gender

Age(s)

Transmission

Brownsville

Male

50, 54

Community

Brownsville

Male

31

Travel

Brownsville

Female

31, 34, 37, 68

Link to Previous Case

Brownsville

Male

2, 7

Link to Previous Case

Harlingen

Female

50

Community

San Benito

Female

45

Link to Previous Case

San Benito

Male

48, 63

Link to Previous Case

 

 

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases to 711 in Cameron County. There have also been an additional 25 individuals who have recovered, raising the total number of recovered individuals to 498.

 

Cameron County Public Health continues to work with the three nursing home facilities in addressing the COVID-19 outbreaks. To date, the Cameron County cases arising from the Veranda Nursing Home has included 32 employees and 61 residents who have tested positive, including eleven (11) who have passed away. The Windsor Atrium currently has 39 employees and 60 residents who have tested positive, including sixteen (16) individuals who have passed away. Spanish Meadows in Brownsville also has five (5) employees and ten (10) residents who have tested positive.


As part of the COVID-19 action response plan, Cameron County Public Health is conducting epidemiological investigations, contact tracing as needed, and continues to monitor the situation.



Copyright © City of Harlingen, Texas  2016. All rights reserved.

powered by ezTaskTitanium TM