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Third Confirmed COVID-19 Case – Madison County

Thursday, April 2, 2020

On Tuesday, March 31st, Elkhorn Logan Valley Public Health Department learned of another case of COVID-19 of unknown origin. This case is being considered the second case of community spread in Norfolk. The person is a woman in her 70s with underlying medical conditions.
ELVPHD is in the process of conducting a contact investigation. The contacts identified thus far are self-quarantining at home per our department’s recommendations.
Should any potential community exposures be identified, those will be announced; however, due to the health condition of the individual, that is not anticipated.
This case further underscores the critical importance of personal protective measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19. Those include social distancing, frequent handwashing, avoiding contact with sick people, avoiding touching of mouth, nose and eyes, and clean and disinfect frequently touched items and surfaces daily.


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Elkhorn Logan Valley
Public Health Department
2104 21st Circle / PO Box 779, Wisner, NE 68791
Phone: 402.529.2233  - or -  877.379.4400
Fax: 402.529.2211
After Hours: 402.841.8110
Email: info@elvphd.org