St. Francois County Health Director On COVID-19 Issues

(Park Hills) There are now 41 confirmed cases of COVID-19 being reported in St. Francois County. Amber Elliot is the director of the St. Francois County Health Center in Park Hills. She says one of the new cases has them especially concerned.

Elliot says they’re trying to keep this to an isolated case.

To their best knowledge, Over 1,450 St. Francois County residents have been tested for COVID-19. Healthcare providers are not required by law to report pending or negative tests to local public health departments.