Chickasaw County has another confirmed case of COVID-19 for a cumulative total of 6 cases, with 5 cases that have recovered and been released from Public Health monitoring. The sixth case is an adult in the 18-40 year old age range.
On May 5th, Chickasaw County Public Health announced a 6th case of the virus in the area. They performed a closer investigation and found out that the case was outside the county. This error was identified as an address incorrectly added into the Iowa Disease Surveillance System.
This sparked a retraction. Now on May 11th, CCPH is sitting at 6 cases.
For more information about COVID-19, visit coronavirus.iowa.gov. Follow Chickasaw County Emergency Management on facebook for community updates. For nonmedical questions, the Chickasaw County Call Center is staffed from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Monday through Friday at 641-229-8011.