JEFFERSON COUNTY, N.Y. (WWTI) — Jefferson County residents are continuing to test positive for the coronavirus.
In an update from Jefferson County Public Health on July 1, County Administrator Robert Hagemann confirmed eight new COVID-19 cases. This was after the county processed 270 tests on Thursday.
Additionally, recoveries increased by one and hospitalizations, nursing home and assisted living cases remain at zero.
The following COVID-19 data is the most current for Jefferson County and is provided by Jefferson County Public Health:
- 130,524 total individuals tested
- 7,224 positive results
- 0.8% positive, 14-day average
- 7,115 individuals recovered
- 43 individuals in mandatory quarantine
- 0 individuals in precautionary quarantine
- 22 individuals in mandatory isolation
- 0 hospitalizations
- 0 nursing home cases
- 0 assisted living cases
- 87 COVID-19 related deaths
Jefferson County officials are encouraging all eligible residents to receive the COVID-19 vaccine. To find an upcoming clinic, visit the county website.
Jefferson, Lewis and St. Lawrence County will now only be providing COVID-19 updates on Monday’s and Thursday’s. This was in response to progress in fighting the coronavirus in the North Country.