COVID-19 LIVE UPDATES: Independence announces abundant outbreak at long-term care facility – KMBC Kansas City

The Kansas City metro has emerged from assign-at-dwelling orders and native leaders have began to reopen companies after weeks of shutdown from the coronavirus. What that you might maybe fair must know:The Kansas Division of Health and Environment acknowledged Monday the screech has 11,419 cases confirmed cases of COVID-19 and there have been 245 deaths since the outbreak began. Kansas is now most efficient updating COVID-19 files on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.The Missouri Division of Health and Senior Providers and products acknowledged Monday 880 deaths have been attributed to COVID-19 in the screech and there are 16,189 confirmed cases since the outbreak began.MONDAY7: 30 p.m. — Sedgwick County became once amongst 13 counties that has viewed an uptick in cases since last week, Gov. Laura Kelly acknowledged at a Monday files conference. Sedgwick County’s COVID-19 internet position presentations a 19 extra folks in the county have examined obvious, for a entire of 764. Of those, 240 are packed with life.Kelly acknowledged the enhance “is now not a twist of destiny” and that local government officers in Sedgwick County opted to make all social distancing tricks non-compulsory after screech assign-at-dwelling orders were lifted.“If we originate now not address this possibility severely, extra lives will seemingly be misplaced. This can discontinuance the reopening of our economy and forestall our early life from returning to university,” Kelly acknowledged.5: 30 p.m. – Lawrence, Kansas, launched its first COVID-19 outbreak. Four folks were contaminated on the identical change. The neatly being department says it’s now not identifying the change – on account of patient privacy restrictions. The change became once following dazzling tricks for social distancing.5 p.m. — Clay County, Missouri, will switch into the second fragment of its recovery thought, and neatly being officers reminded folks what the recent fragment will enable:• All change and organizations, occupancy restrictions are relaxed to 50% of the entity’s licensed building/fire code occupancy.• Gatherings including however now not little to, non secular services, weddings, funerals of 50% of listed occupancy might maybe maybe fair continue equipped bodily distancing is maintained.• Relaxing the utmost allowable attendance at mass gatherings to 250 equipped bodily distancing is maintained.• Public/neighborhood affiliation pools are little to 50% of the bather load contained in the pool enclosure.2: 45 p.m. — The Jackson County Health Division acknowledged it’s at this time monitoring seven outbreaks of COVID-19 in long-term care amenities, including a recent outbreak on the Independence Manor Care Center.The county experiences that Independence Manor Care Center has 39 confirmed cases of COVID-19, which makes it the second-largest outbreak in the county in the attend of Lee’s Summit Pointe Health and Rehabilitation with 54.Total, the county acknowledged there have been 181 cases from the ongoing outbreak areas and 10 deaths linked to the areas.“We are clearly seeing the second wave of COVID-19 in the Kansas City metro dwelling, and it’s wanted that our residents, particularly those in the inclined populations, eradicate steps to give protection to themselves and their households from this illness,” Independence Mayor Eileen Weir acknowledged. “The deaths associated with COVID-19 in Jackson County continue to upward thrust. Residents are strongly inspired to wear a fabric face covering when in public, on a popular foundation wash your fingers for 20 seconds and, if that that you might maybe recall to mind, withhold away from commute begin air of wanted change. This is a illness that spreads rapidly because many folk will by no methodology know if we have it, however it takes all of us to withhold our mates, household and neighbors safe.”The first case became once known on the Independence Manor last week with the final 38 cases came attend obvious over the weekend. Town of Independence is working in collaboration with the Jackson County Health Division and the Missouri Tell Division of Health and Senior Providers and products to make particular the skill has the tools and resources they must give protection to all residents and workers.“Upon notification that an employee had examined obvious for the virus, we straight examined all our residents and workers,” Company Nurse Kristi Mansour acknowledged. “We are doing the whole lot we can to make positive that we stop the spread of this inner our facility. We continue to be in close communication with local and screech neatly being officers to make positive that we’re taking the suitable steps as we issue.”2: 30 p.m. — The Missouri Division of Health and Senior Providers and products reported 206 recent cases of COVID-19 Monday, bringing the statewide total to 16,189 since the launch of the outbreak. There have now been 880 deaths across Missouri from COVID-19, which is up one from Sunday.Tell neatly being officers acknowledged that increased testing will seemingly be mirrored in the numbers. Additionally, some counties are catching up on reporting.[ MISSOURI COVID-19 DASHBOARD ]The screech acknowledged it has examined a total of 279,461 folks by PCR testing — a take a look at that appears to be like to be like for the virus in the nostril, throat or other areas of the respiratory tract to resolve if there is an packed with life an infection — and 5.7% of those were obvious. The screech acknowledged it has examined 34,415 by serology testing — a take a look at that appears to be like to be like for antibodies in the blood — and 3.7% of those were obvious.The DHSS experiences 1,737 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Kansas City, Missouri, and 865 cases in eastern Jackson County. Health officers acknowledged there have been 29 deaths in Kansas City, and Jackson County experiences 22 total.The screech additionally lists 293 total cases in Clay County (begin air of Kansas City), 98 in Platte and 114 in Cass County.2: 15 p.m. — The College of Kansas launched its thought for a return to campus for the descend semester on the Lawrence and Edwards campuses. KU Chancellor Doug Girod launched in an email to college students, workers and college that lessons will launch as deliberate on Aug. 24, and lessons will originate earlier than Thanksgiving, at which level college students will seemingly be inspired to switch away campus for the semester. READ MORE1: 45 p.m. — The highest of the Kansas City’s neatly being department is timid a couple of spike in confirmed cases of the coronavirus. KCUR reported that the rate of most modern cases has increased every week since Could well 10, reaching an realistic of 52 recent cases reported per day for the week that ended Friday.“We are on a upward thrust of a second wave,” Kansas City Health Division Director Dr. Rex Archer acknowledged on KCUR on Friday.The neatly being department acknowledged in an announcement this week that the upward thrust in confirmed cases is due to increased testing to boot to recent outbreaks. Tell files presentations that Kansas City now has 1,690 confirmed cases. Town has reported 29 deaths from COVID-19.Missouri’s statewide repeat requiring 6-foot social distancing, limiting ability in retail outlets and banning visits to nursing properties expires after Monday, despite the indisputable fact that it’s unclear if neatly being officers have done grand to put into effect it because it took originate June 1.1: 30 p.m. — The Kansas Division of Health and Environment reported an enhance of 372 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in its first change since Friday to push the statewide total to 11,419 since the outbreak began. DHE officers acknowledged the loss of life total climbed by two to 245 on Wednesday. Health officers acknowledged 988 sufferers have been hospitalized since the launch of the outbreak. The screech acknowledged it has examined 136,741 folks with 125,543 negative take a look at results, an overall p.c obvious take a look at rate of 8.4%, and it’s testing 46.94 per 1,000 folks in Kansas. [ KANSAS COVID-19 COVID-19 DASHBOARD ]Tell neatly being officers warned earlier we ought to serene gape higher confirmed cases of COVID-19 as extra testing becomes out there, some counties eradicate up in reporting and extra cases from correctional amenities and meatpacking vegetation are reported.Ford County in southwestern Kansas has the most confirmed cases since the launch of the outbreak at 1,882, followed by Wyandotte County with 1,736 cases since the outbreak began. Leavenworth County – dwelling to Lansing Correctional Facility – has 1,100 cases, and Johnson County experiences 1,106 cases.1: 15 p.m. — Officers with John Knox Village in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, acknowledged multiple workers who work on the campus Village Care Center have examined obvious for COVID-19. A release from John Knox says 5 recent workers on the skill’s care heart have examined obvious for coronavirus, bringing the skill’s total preference of obvious cases to 9. READ MORE9 a.m. — The screech of Kansas isn’t officially list the preference of those that have recovered from COVID-19, however local neatly being departments across the screech are keeping music. Per numbers from Monday morning, 6,415 folks have recovered from the coronavirus. Leavenworth County reported 1,061 recoveries, Johnson County 633, Wyandotte County 503 and Douglas County 72.8 a.m. — Wyandotte County is reporting 1,677 confirmed cases of COVID-19 since the outbreak began with 13 sufferers at this time hospitalized. The county acknowledged 76 folks have died from the coronavirus since the launch of the outbreak and 503 folks are presumed recovered. The 66102 ZIP code is the most impacted dwelling of the county with 447 cases, followed by the 66104 ZIP code with 292 and 66109 with 197.7 a.m. — Johnson County reported Monday morning 1,075 obvious cases of COVID-19 since the outbreak began. The county acknowledged it has 633 presumed recoveries. It additionally has examined 28,595 folks with 27,520 negative checks for an overall obvious take a look at rate of 3.8%. The county acknowledged it has examined 47.5 folks per 1,000 in the county. Johnson County acknowledged it continues to show screen 10 outbreaks at long-term care amenities, including the most modern outbreaks at Villa St. Francis, Overland Park Center for Rehabilitation and Garden Terrace at Overland Park.6 a.m. — Health officers issue a protester who attended a demonstration over the loss of life of George Floyd in downtown Topeka last week has examined obvious for the coronavirus. The Topeka Capital-Journal experiences the person attended June 1 protests on the city’s Law Enforcement Center. The City-Cowley County Health Division additionally says a 14 year broken-down seemingly exposed folks to the virus in Cowley and Sedgwick counties this week. Kansas on Friday reported 11,047 cases of coronavirus, up 2% or 235 from Wednesday. The screech neatly being department says the preference of statewide COVID-19 deaths rose by three to 243.[ CLICK HERE FOR MAPS OF COVID-19 CASES BY COUNTY IN KANSAS & MISSOURI ][ TRACKING COVID-19 CURVE OF CASES, DEATHS IN KANSAS & MISSOURI ] The Connected Press contributed to this memoir.

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —

The Kansas City metro has emerged from assign-at-dwelling orders and native leaders have began to reopen companies after weeks of shutdown from the coronavirus.



What that you might maybe fair must know:

  • The Kansas Division of Health and Environment acknowledged Monday the screech has 11,419 cases confirmed cases of COVID-19 and there have been 245 deaths since the outbreak began. Kansas is now most efficient updating COVID-19 files on Monday, Wednesday and Friday.
  • The Missouri Division of Health and Senior Providers and products acknowledged Monday 880 deaths have been attributed to COVID-19 in the screech and there are 16,189 confirmed cases since the outbreak began.

MONDAY

7: 30 p.m. — Sedgwick County became once amongst 13 counties that has viewed an uptick in cases since last week, Gov. Laura Kelly acknowledged at a Monday files conference. Sedgwick County’s COVID-19 internet position presentations a 19 extra folks in the county have examined obvious, for a entire of 764. Of those, 240 are packed with life.

Kelly acknowledged the enhance “is now not a twist of destiny” and that local government officers in Sedgwick County opted to make all social distancing tricks non-compulsory after screech assign-at-dwelling orders were lifted.

“If we originate now not address this possibility severely, extra lives will seemingly be misplaced. This can discontinuance the reopening of our economy and forestall our early life from returning to university,” Kelly acknowledged.

5: 30 p.m. – Lawrence, Kansas, launched its first COVID-19 outbreak. Four folks were contaminated on the identical change. The neatly being department says it’s now not identifying the change – on account of patient privacy restrictions. The change became once following dazzling tricks for social distancing.

5 p.m. — Clay County, Missouri, will switch into the second fragment of its recovery thought, and neatly being officers reminded folks what the recent fragment will enable:

• All change and organizations, occupancy restrictions are relaxed to 50% of the entity’s licensed building/fire code occupancy.

• Gatherings including however now not little to, non secular services, weddings, funerals of 50% of listed occupancy might maybe maybe fair continue equipped bodily distancing is maintained.

• Relaxing the utmost allowable attendance at mass gatherings to 250 equipped bodily distancing is maintained.

• Public/neighborhood affiliation pools are little to 50% of the bather load contained in the pool enclosure.

2: 45 p.m. — The Jackson County Health Division acknowledged it’s at this time monitoring seven outbreaks of COVID-19 in long-term care amenities, including a recent outbreak on the Independence Manor Care Center.

The county experiences that Independence Manor Care Center has 39 confirmed cases of COVID-19, which makes it the second-largest outbreak in the county in the attend of Lee’s Summit Pointe Health and Rehabilitation with 54.

Total, the county acknowledged there have been 181 cases from the ongoing outbreak areas and 10 deaths linked to the areas.

“We are clearly seeing the second wave of COVID-19 in the Kansas City metro dwelling, and it’s wanted that our residents, particularly those in the inclined populations, eradicate steps to give protection to themselves and their households from this illness,” Independence Mayor Eileen Weir acknowledged.

“The deaths associated with COVID-19 in Jackson County continue to upward thrust. Residents are strongly inspired to wear a fabric face covering when in public, on a popular foundation wash your fingers for 20 seconds and, if that that you might maybe recall to mind, withhold away from commute begin air of wanted change. This is a illness that spreads rapidly because many folk will by no methodology know if we have it, however it takes all of us to withhold our mates, household and neighbors safe.”

The first case became once known on the Independence Manor last week with the final 38 cases came attend obvious over the weekend. Town of Independence is working in collaboration with the Jackson County Health Division and the Missouri Tell Division of Health and Senior Providers and products to make particular the skill has the tools and resources they must give protection to all residents and workers.

“Upon notification that an employee had examined obvious for the virus, we straight examined all our residents and workers,” Company Nurse Kristi Mansour acknowledged. “We are doing the whole lot we can to make positive that we stop the spread of this inner our facility. We continue to be in close communication with local and screech neatly being officers to make positive that we’re taking the suitable steps as we issue.”

2: 30 p.m. — The Missouri Division of Health and Senior Providers and products reported 206 recent cases of COVID-19 Monday, bringing the statewide total to 16,189 since the launch of the outbreak. There have now been 880 deaths across Missouri from COVID-19, which is up one from Sunday.

Tell neatly being officers acknowledged that increased testing will seemingly be mirrored in the numbers. Additionally, some counties are catching up on reporting.

[ MISSOURI COVID-19 DASHBOARD ]

The screech acknowledged it has examined a total of 279,461 folks by PCR testing — a take a look at that appears to be like to be like for the virus in the nostril, throat or other areas of the respiratory tract to resolve if there is an packed with life an infection — and 5.7% of those were obvious.

The screech acknowledged it has examined 34,415 by serology testing — a take a look at that appears to be like to be like for antibodies in the blood — and 3.7% of those were obvious.

The DHSS experiences 1,737 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Kansas City, Missouri, and 865 cases in eastern Jackson County. Health officers acknowledged there have been 29 deaths in Kansas City, and Jackson County experiences 22 total.

The screech additionally lists 293 total cases in Clay County (begin air of Kansas City), 98 in Platte and 114 in Cass County.

2: 15 p.m. — The College of Kansas launched its thought for a return to campus for the descend semester on the Lawrence and Edwards campuses. KU Chancellor Doug Girod launched in an email to college students, workers and college that lessons will launch as deliberate on Aug. 24, and lessons will originate earlier than Thanksgiving, at which level college students will seemingly be inspired to switch away campus for the semester. READ MORE

1: 45 p.m. — The highest of the Kansas City’s neatly being department is timid a couple of spike in confirmed cases of the coronavirus. KCUR reported that the rate of most modern cases has increased every week since Could well 10, reaching an realistic of 52 recent cases reported per day for the week that ended Friday.

“We are on a upward thrust of a second wave,” Kansas City Health Division Director Dr. Rex Archer acknowledged on KCUR on Friday.

The neatly being department acknowledged in an announcement this week that the upward thrust in confirmed cases is due to increased testing to boot to recent outbreaks. Tell files presentations that Kansas City now has 1,690 confirmed cases. Town has reported 29 deaths from COVID-19.

Missouri’s statewide repeat requiring 6-foot social distancing, limiting ability in retail outlets and banning visits to nursing properties expires after Monday, despite the indisputable fact that it’s unclear if neatly being officers have done grand to put into effect it because it took originate June 1.

1: 30 p.m. — The Kansas Division of Health and Environment reported an enhance of 372 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in its first change since Friday to push the statewide total to 11,419 since the outbreak began.

DHE officers acknowledged the loss of life total climbed by two to 245 on Wednesday.

Health officers acknowledged 988 sufferers have been hospitalized since the launch of the outbreak. The screech acknowledged it has examined 136,741 folks with 125,543 negative take a look at results, an overall p.c obvious take a look at rate of 8.4%, and it’s testing 46.94 per 1,000 folks in Kansas.

[ KANSAS COVID-19 COVID-19 DASHBOARD ]

Tell neatly being officers warned earlier we ought to serene gape higher confirmed cases of COVID-19 as extra testing becomes out there, some counties eradicate up in reporting and extra cases from correctional amenities and meatpacking vegetation are reported.

Ford County in southwestern Kansas has the most confirmed cases since the launch of the outbreak at 1,882, followed by Wyandotte County with 1,736 cases since the outbreak began. Leavenworth County – dwelling to Lansing Correctional Facility – has 1,100 cases, and Johnson County experiences 1,106 cases.

1: 15 p.m. — Officers with John Knox Village in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, acknowledged multiple workers who work on the campus Village Care Center have examined obvious for COVID-19. A release from John Knox says 5 recent workers on the skill’s care heart have examined obvious for coronavirus, bringing the skill’s total preference of obvious cases to 9. READ MORE

9 a.m. — The screech of Kansas isn’t officially list the preference of those that have recovered from COVID-19, however local neatly being departments across the screech are keeping music. Per numbers from Monday morning, 6,415 folks have recovered from the coronavirus. Leavenworth County reported 1,061 recoveries, Johnson County 633, Wyandotte County 503 and Douglas County 72.

8 a.m. — Wyandotte County is reporting 1,677 confirmed cases of COVID-19 since the outbreak began with 13 sufferers at this time hospitalized. The county acknowledged 76 folks have died from the coronavirus since the launch of the outbreak and 503 folks are presumed recovered. The 66102 ZIP code is the most impacted dwelling of the county with 447 cases, followed by the 66104 ZIP code with 292 and 66109 with 197.

7 a.m. — Johnson County reported Monday morning 1,075 obvious cases of COVID-19 since the outbreak began. The county acknowledged it has 633 presumed recoveries. It additionally has examined 28,595 folks with 27,520 negative checks for an overall obvious take a look at rate of 3.8%. The county acknowledged it has examined 47.5 folks per 1,000 in the county. Johnson County acknowledged it continues to show screen 10 outbreaks at long-term care amenities, including the most modern outbreaks at Villa St. Francis, Overland Park Center for Rehabilitation and Garden Terrace at Overland Park.

6 a.m. Health officers issue a protester who attended a demonstration over the loss of life of George Floyd in downtown Topeka last week has examined obvious for the coronavirus. The Topeka Capital-Journal experiences the person attended June 1 protests on the city’s Law Enforcement Center. The City-Cowley County Health Division additionally says a 14 year broken-down seemingly exposed folks to the virus in Cowley and Sedgwick counties this week. Kansas on Friday reported 11,047 cases of coronavirus, up 2% or 235 from Wednesday. The screech neatly being department says the preference of statewide COVID-19 deaths rose by three to 243.


[ CLICK HERE FOR MAPS OF COVID-19 CASES BY COUNTY IN KANSAS & MISSOURI ]

[ TRACKING COVID-19 CURVE OF CASES, DEATHS IN KANSAS & MISSOURI ]


The Connected Press contributed to this memoir.

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