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Cameron County Reports Twenty Three New COVID-19 Cases Tonight
06/02/2020

 

Cameron County has received confirmation of an additional 23 case reports of COVID-19. This includes the following:

 

Residence

Gender

Age(s)

Transmission

Brownsville

Female

15, 39, 44, 72

Community

Brownsville

Male

58

Community

Brownsville

Female

9, 16, 42

Link to previous case

Brownsville

Male

10, 10, 22, 40, 54, 88

Link to previous case

Harlingen

Male

64

Community

Harlingen

Female

25, 47

Link to previous case

Harlingen

Female

30

Travel

Port Isabel

Female

41

Link to previous case

Rio Hondo

Female

51

Link to previous case

San Benito

Female

40, 46

Link to previous case

San Benito

Female

61

Travel

 

 

This raises the total number of COVID-19 cases to 799 in Cameron County. There have also been an additional fifteen (15) individuals who have recovered, raising the total number of recovered individuals to 581.

 

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 61 residents who have tested positive, including sixteen (16) individuals who have passed away. Spanish Meadows in Brownsville also has six (6) employees and eleven (11) 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.

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