The Fulton County Public Health Department has reported that 23 residents at the Fulton Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare in Gloversville, New York, have tested positive for coronavirus.

“Numerous residents at the Skilled Nursing Facility tested positive for the virus and the situation is being actively managed by the Center’s administration with direct oversight by New York State Department of Health, Bureau of Communicable Disease and Healthcare Epidemiology and Infection Control staff,” the Health Department said in a release.

Fulton County Public Health Director Laurel Headwell is in communication with facility directors and is monitoring “the scope of the situation,” the release said.

“Monitoring of all residents and staff is ongoing,” the Health Department said.

“Other area healthcare facilities have been notified. The Department will provide more details as they become available on Monday and Tuesday of next week,” the release continued.

Source: CNN.News


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