VISALIA, California (KSEE/KGPE) — A Visalia health care center now has 112 COVID-19 cases — which is more than 40% of the cases for all of Tulare County.
Redwood Springs Healthcare Center said Monday that 71 residents and 41 staff members have tested positive for COVID-19.
Six residents have died, according to officials at Redwood Springs.
Of the residents who tested positive, 56 are still in-house and eight are in “acute care.”
Fifty-six more residents are awaiting test results — along with four staff members.
A total of 32 residents and staff have tested negative.
Tulare County reported 37 new cases on Monday — bringing the number of COVID-19 cases to 264. Of those cases, 13 have died and 15 have been reported as recovered.
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Of the 264 cases, 25 were travel-related, 167 were due to person-to-person contact, and 72 were under investigation.
Health officials said 413 people were under self-quarantine and being monitored by Tulare County Public Health officials.