Tue. May 21st, 2024

UPDATE: Two test positive for COVID-19 at Wheatfields Senior Living

SANTA FE (KSMX)- New Mexico state health officials on Saturday announced 210 additional COVID-19 cases including 10 new cases in Roosevelt and Curry Counties.

According to the Department of Health among long-term care and acute care facilities Wheatfields Senior Living has identified at least one positive COVID-19 case in residents and/or staff in the past 28 days. The Eastern New Mexico News reported that Wheatfields Senior Living officials on Thursday confirmed two positive tests. On July 25 an employee tested positive and a resident tested positive on July 29. The resident has since been hospitalized.

New Mexico has now had a total of 20,796 COVID-19 cases:

Bernalillo County: 4,800
Catron County: 4
Chaves County: 348
Cibola County: 333
Colfax County: 13
Curry County: 459
Doña Ana County: 2,178
Eddy County: 247
Grant County: 67
Guadalupe County: 31
Harding County: 1
Hidalgo County: 88
Lea County: 626
Lincoln County: 99
Los Alamos County: 20
Luna County: 225
McKinley County: 3,999
Mora County: 6
Otero County: 183
Quay County: 31
Rio Arriba County: 294
Roosevelt County: 140
Sandoval County: 1,082
San Juan County: 2,999
San Miguel County: 41
Santa Fe County: 576
Sierra County: 29
Socorro County: 73
Taos County: 96
Torrance County: 59
Union County: 27
Valencia County: 357

There are 8,286 COVID-19 cases designated as having recovered by the New Mexico Department of Health.


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