COVID-19 UPDATE 5 p.m. Friday, April 3: 166 state cases, 37 recoveries

 

April 2, 2020



The Wyoming Department of Health reported at their evening update on Friday, four additional new cases of COVID-19, bringing the state's total to 166 in 17 counties. Zero deaths and 37 recoveries.

Lincoln County reported its first case on Friday. Friday evening's four additional cases were in Laramie (three) and Carbon (one).

Counties that have not reported a positive case yet are Big Horn, Hot Springs, Crook, Niobrara, Platte and Weston.

Washakie County Public Health is reporting 24 tests completed, 19 negative tests, one positive and five pending. The other positive case was tested in Hot Springs County.

See related story on Washakie County's second case.

The governor extended all state closures and gathering orders through April and added a 14-day travel quarantine. He also amended the curbside and take-out orders for restaurants. Only curbside delivery is allowed. No one is allowed inside restaurants.

See the orders on this website.

The WDH lists 37 cases recovered, 0 deaths.

WDH reports 13% hospitalized.

*PLEASE NOTE: Information about hospitalization status reflects only hospitalizations reported to the Wyoming Department of Health, therefore this information may be incomplete. This number indicates the number of patients that were ever hospitalized during their illness, it does not indicate the number of patients currently hospitalized.


Testing Numbers 2,940

4/3/20

Tests completed at Wyoming Public Health Laboratory: 2,034

Tests completed at CDC lab: 1

Tests reported by commercial labs: 831

(Commercial labs are required to report positive test results to WDH; negative results are not reported consistently.)

Cases by County 166

Albany: 4

Big Horn

Campbell: 6

Carbon: 4

Converse: 3

Crook

Fremont: 27

Goshen: 2

Hot Springs:

Johnson: 8

Laramie: 40

Lincoln: 1

Natrona: 21

Niobrara

Park: 1

Platte

Sheridan: 10

Sublette: 1

Sweetwater: 3

Teton: 32

Uinta: 1

Washakie: 2

Weston

Helpful Links

General Information

Learn more about coronavirus disease 2019 from the Centers from Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

(CDC information includes prevention strategies, case counts, frequently asked questions and answers, travel guidance.)

Questions?

If you are sick, please contact your healthcare provider. Wyoming residents with general questions about COVID-19 may send an email to [email protected]

Public health nurses can be a helpful source of information. Learn how to contact Wyoming's public health nursing county offices.

 
 

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