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COVID19

LOGAN COUNTY WORKGROUP

4/2/2020

Matt Hunt reports that BRDHD has currently 40 cases of COVID19.  1 Barren, 1 Butler, 5 Edmonson, 3 Logan, 12 Simpson, 18 Warren.  Inquired about the Burn report from Emergency Management.  Communicable Team phone number to be given to LMH.  Explained the route of notification and monitoring of positive cases.

LMH contacts BRDHD with any cases.  Notified employees of an employee with a positive test.  Investigated for contacts with patients and other employees.  Guidance to self-monitor and mask for 14 days.  Contact tracing to case from past 2 weeks.  Will look for CDC approved mask pattern for local seamstress to use.

Emergency Management requests a broader group of communication.  Office number 270-726-8585.  Rodney 270-772-0660.  Terry 270-221-5374.  Logan Aluminum contributed 150 breathable barrier coveralls, EM will distribute. 

Nick Stamps has a feeler out for PPE.  Volunteers needed for the meals on wheels program.  Currently there are two workers.  To qualify for this program: age 60 + if registered with senior center you will receive one hot meal a day, age 60 + if not registered with senior center you can receive one sack meal a day.  Their number is 270-847-4626.

Chamber/Karen Logan has added links to our Logan Chamber COVID19 face book page.  These links give different information for business and restaurants.   Request for a pattern to be CDC approved to make masks.

Judge Chick says the in governor Beshear’s report today, the state fairgrounds will be set up with 2000 hospital beds to be there if needed.  In addition, any travel out of state or through the state are being asked to quarantine for 14 days.  The only travel should be for seeking medical treatment, buying groceries, work, or care of a family member.

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