Missoula County reported 59 new COVID-19 conditions since last Friday, September 25, based on an email Monday from the Missoula City-County Smartly being Department.
Thursday, Missoula County reported its very top sequence of daily additions, 62. The total Monday displays additions over the weekend, no longer beautiful a single day.
However, conditions and hospitalizations are trending up.
“There are for the time being 259 active conditions with extra than 1,160 shut contacts in Missoula County. Twelve people are for the time being hospitalized in Missoula County products and services, six of which would be county residents,” acknowledged the email from the health department.
The county reported 12 new conditions at the University of Montana since August 25, with 78 active conditions on campus; these conditions are incorporated in the county’s totals. UM has viewed 112 total obvious conditions in all, based on the health department.
“MCCHD’s COVID-19 Infectious Disease Workers continues working laborious to conduct efficient and factual case investigation and procure in contact with tracing. Monitoring active conditions, moreover to contact tracing efforts, continues happening seven days per week making sure that we’re staying at tempo with COVID in our neighborhood,” acknowledged the news liberate from the health department.
“We proceed seeing conditions from a ramification of publicity kinds. Of 259 active conditions, 49% are associated to a identified case, 31% are neighborhood-received, and 15% remain pending investigation. We additionally proceed seeing conditions in the 20-29-365 days-aged demographic with 52% of our active conditions falling within this age fluctuate.
“So a long way, Missoula County reviews 809 total conditions with 547 recoveries and 3 deaths.
“Our Public Smartly being Files Line and Screener/Scheduler line (258-INFO) proceed experiencing a high quantity of calls lately. County IT increased line capability this morning, but we take into accout that people must tranquil tranquil expertise wait instances till they join with an MCCHD workers member.”
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