Long-Term Care Facility Outbreaks
According to the IDPH, as of 2 p.m. today there are 35 long-term care facilities in Iowa with COVID-19 outbreaks, one less than yesterday. There is one long-term care facility outbreak in Dubuque County at Dubuque Specialty Care, which has 51 positive cases and 21 recovered cases (no change from yesterday). Statewide, IDPH is reporting 1,226 positive cases at long-term care facilities (97 fewer than reported yesterday), 715 recovered (75 fewer than reported yesterday), and 346 deaths (five more than yesterday). The number of cases and recovered include both residents and staff.
Hospitalizations & Recoveries
As of today, 193 Iowans were hospitalized due to COVID-19, four fewer than yesterday. The number of Dubuque County residents hospitalized is two, the same as yesterday. Statewide, 14,898 Iowans have recovered (up 313 from yesterday), including 230 Dubuque County residents (two more than yesterday).
For the most current information on COVID-19, visit https://coronavirus.iowa.gov. For COVID-19 information specific to Dubuque County, visit www.dubuquecounty.org/COVID19