Gage County reports additional COVID-19 case, 2 deaths

All individuals are associated with the same assisted living facility that has reported previous confirmed cases.
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Public Health Solutions (PHS) reports an additional lab-confirmed COVID-19 case in Gage County and two COVID-19 related deaths.

All individuals are associated with the same assisted living facility that has reported previous confirmed cases.

The newly confirmed COVID-19 patient is a female in her 20s and an employee of the assisted living facility. She is isolating at home and is being actively monitored by PHS.

The confirmatory lab report was received on 04/12/2020.

Two deaths associated with COVID-19 have been reported to PHS. Both individuals had previously tested positive for COVID-19 and were residents of the assisted living facility in Gage County.

The first resident was a female in her 80s who passed away at a healthcare facility in Lincoln on 04/09/20. The second was a male in his 70s, with multiple underlying health conditions, who passed away at the facility in Gage County on 04/14/20.

This brings the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Gage County and the PHS district to twenty-six (26).

Categories: Coronavirus, Gage