COVID-19 (2019 Novel Coronavirus) Summary (Preliminary Numbers, Subject to Change) Updated 8/3/2020 • There were 28,876 cases from 103 counties with 365 deaths reported as of 9 a.m. • There have been 1,782 of 18,247 cases that have been hospitalized. • There have been 272,963 negative diagnostic tests conducted at KDHE and private labs. • Age range is 0 years to 103 years (median 37 years) • There have been 7,981 positive tests at KHEL and 20,254 at private labs. • 14,211 cases are female and 14,255 are male and 410 unknown. The state has 360 outbreaks (138 active), accounting for 7,710 associated cases and 243 associated deaths. o Corrections, 8 clusters (5 active) accounting for 1048 cases and 6 deaths. o Daycare or Schools, 15 clusters (7 active) accounting for 64 cases. o Gatherings, 54 clusters (19 active), accounting for 628 cases and 16 deaths. ▪ Breakdowns of gatherings include: • Bars/Restaurants – 10 clusters (2 active) • Camp – 1 cluster (1 active) • Private Event – 31 clusters (14 active) • Religious Gathering – 12 clusters (2 active) o Group Homes, 17 clusters (8 active) accounting for 182 cases and 3 deaths. o Healthcare Facilities, 17 clusters (6 active) accounting for 135 cases and 1 death. o Long-Term Care Facilities, 86 clusters (42 active) accounting for 1,242 cases and 188 deaths. o Meat Packing, 14 clusters (8 active) accounting for 3,243 cases and 17 deaths. o Private Business, 132 clusters (41 active), accounting for 1,024 cases and 7 deaths. o Sports, 8 clusters (2 active), accounting for 59 cases. ... See MoreSee Less
The Kansas Disability and Health Program is conducting a survey about the presence of and need for public wheelchair charging stations in Kansas communities. If you reside in Kansas, whether or not you use a wheelchair, please response to this brief survey by August 24: kusurvey.ca1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_ehZwJIhkbN3tTcV
Just wanted to share some updates from our Outreach Clinic, we will be welcoming Dr. Charles Vanhouden to our hospital soon! Dr. Vanhouden is a general surgeon with Ashley Clinic, out of Chanute, and will now be holding clinics here in the Outreach Clinic. They are starting clinical days here on August 13th! They will come every second Thursday of every month. If you have a friend or family member that might need referred to him please give them a call at 620-431-2500 and let them know you want to be seen here in Eureka! Let me know if you have any questions or concerns! Thank you!
Sharlee Samuels Greenwood County Hospital Outreach Clinic Coordinator Phone # 620-583-7451 Ext. 1043 ... See MoreSee Less