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Meigs County confirms COVID-19 cases at long-term care facilities

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MEIGS COUNTY, OH (WOWK) The Meigs County Health Department is reporting four confirmed cases of COVID-19 in staff members at two of the county’s long-term care facilities. 

The positive cases were found through staff testing on July 22, which the State of Ohio ordered for all long-term care facilities. 

  • Three employees at Overbrook Rehabilitation Center have tested positive for COVID-19.  All three employees have been asymptomatic. No other employees or residents are reporting COVID-19 symptoms at this time. 
  • One employee at Arbors at Pomeroy has tested positive for COVID-19.  The employee has also been asymptomatic. No other employees or residents are reporting COVID-19 symptoms at this time. 

Overbrook Rehabilitation Center and Arbors at Pomeroy are working with the Meigs County Health Department to comply with federal, state and local COVID-19 guidelines.

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