WACO, Texas – Due to the power outages and weather issues last week, current information is included.
267 new cases of COVID-19 are reported Monday. Of the 267 new cases, 200 were previously unreported cases.
Three additional deaths were reported due to COVID-19, bringing the total deaths to 395. #393 was a 56-year-old man. #394 was a 70-year-old woman. #395 was a 56-year-old man.
The hospitalization rate for Trauma Service Area M as of February 21st was 9.95 percent.
Free COVID-19 Testing Site Locations:
NOTE: PLEASE DO NOT EAT, DRINK, or BRUSH YOUR TEETH FOR 1/2 HOUR PRIOR TO THE TEST
February 23rd: McLennan Community College 4601 N 19th St Parking Lot M Hours: 8 am-5 pm (Drive-through Clinic) Waco Multi-Purpose Center 1020 Elm Avenue Hours: 8 am-5 pm (Walk-up Clinic)
February 24th: McLennan Community College 4601 N 19th St Parking Lot M Hours: 8 am-5 pm (Drive-through Clinic)
DSHS Surveillance Case Definitions for COVID-19 https://www.dshs.state.tx.us/coronavirus/docs/DSHS-COVID19CaseDefinitionandInvestigationPrioritizationGuidance.pdf for further details.
Executive Order GA-32 (Reopening based on Hospitalization Rate) https://www.dshs.texas.gov/ga32/
For additional information – including age, race, ethnicity, gender, and more – you can visit www.covidwaco.com.
Source: City of Waco