First case of novel coronavirus reported in Elmore County
ELMORE COUNTY – Central District Health (CDH) confirms one case of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in Elmore County. The individual is a female over the age of 50. No additional information is available at the time of this release; the investigation is ongoing into possible means of transmission.
Case counts within CDH’s jurisdiction at the time of this release include:
· Ada, 163 cases, 3 deaths
· Boise, 0 cases
· Elmore, 1 case
· Valley, 2 cases
Central District Health continues to offer a COVID-19 call center Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 208-321-2222.
Idaho Department of Health and Welfare is now offering a new resource hotline for people feeling overwhelmed, isolated, or distress because of COVID-19. That hotline is available 24/7 at 888-330-3010.