The transmission and number of people becoming infected by COVID-19 are at record high levels in Elkhart County. And we continue to see large increases every week. In addition to the exponential rise in cases, our numbers of hospitalizations and deaths due to COVID-19 are also rising at alarming rates.
Update: We are seeing a dramatic spike in new COVID-19 cases in Elkhart County and the rate of infection is growing exponentially. According to health officials, the total number of cases here has now reached 12,500, putting us near the top among all counties in the state.
An updated list of Elkhart County’s COVID-19 testing locations as of 11/9/2020 is now available.
La intención de este documento es que sirva al público como una guía de las mejores prácticas que se pueden tomar, o se puede observar que otros tomen, para prevenir la transmisión del virus SARS-CoV-2 y la enfermedad que causa, el Covid-19.
The Elkhart County Health Department, local city and county officials, press, and the public at large have long waited to receive the Center for Disease Controls (CDC) final report providing the CDC’s community assessment of COVID-19 in Elkhart County.
This document is intended to serve the public as a guide to the best practices they can take, or look for others to take, in the prevention of the spread of the SARS-CoV-2 virus and the disease it causes, Covid-19. (Estas pautas también están disponibles en español.)
the Elkhart County Board of Health will be conducting its regular monthly meeting on Thursday, October 22, 2020, at 7:00 p.m. Link to observe this meeting in this post.