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Posted on: June 24, 2020

Brownwood/ Brown County Health Department Update

Brownwood Health Department Update

On June 24, 2020 the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received one positive COVID-19 test result, and 16 negative results.

On June 24, 2020 the Brownwood/Brown County Health Department received one positive COVID-19 test result, 16 negatives, and 1 recovery. The positive is a male in his 70’s who had contact with a current positive.

There are currently seven active cases, three of the active cases are currently hospitalized.

The total positive tests for Brown County is now 66.

The current totals for COVID-19 testing in Brown County are below:
1883    Tested
1770    Negative
47         Pending
66         Positive Cases
49         Recovered
10         Deaths
Updated 6/24/2020 at 5:30 pm

Brown County Health Department has set up two hotline numbers for questions about COVID-19. The numbers are 325.642.2635 or 325.430.5933. Calls are taken from 9:00 am - 4:00 pm. A health department employee will answer questions and may perform a health screening over the phone. Should you need higher level of care, they will direct you. The purpose of phone screenings is to reduce the congestion in our medical facilities and allow social distancing. Please be patient if you are not directly connected, we will answer calls in the order they are received. If you are planning on going to a physician, please call before arrival.

The City of Brownwood, Brownwood/Brown County Health Department, Brownwood Regional Medical Center, Texas Department of State and Health Services, and the Center for Disease Control and Prevention are closely working together to provide the community with the best health practices.

The City of Brownwood has set up www.brownwoodtexas.gov/health as an online portal with up to date information regarding the confirmed COVID-19 cases, and additional preventative measures.

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