State Health Department issues Wednesday COVID-19 update
-As of this advisory, there are 719 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Oklahoma. Greer
County has been added to the list of counties now required to come into compliance with Governor
Kevin Stitt’s “Safer at Home” executive order that calls for non-essential businesses in counties
with COVID-19 cases to temporarily suspend services until April 16.
-There are an additional seven deaths:
-Three in Oklahoma County, a female in the 50- 64 age group and a male and female older than 65.
-One in Greer County, a female older than 65.
-One in Kay County, a male older than 65.
-One in Mayes County, a male in the 50-64 age group.
-One in Osage County, a male older than 65.
-There are 30 total deaths in the state.
-Drive-thru testing sites are open today:
-Woodward from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the Woodward County Event Center.
-Altus from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the Western Oklahoma State College.
-Comanche from 2 p.m – 4 p.m. at the Comanche County Memorial Hospital.
-REMINDER: Governor Stitt’s “Safer at Home” order includes the following guidelines for all 77
counties until April 30:
-No gatherings in groups larger than 10 people.
-People age 65 or older or those with a compromised immune system must shelter at home.
-On both statewide and municipal levels, individuals can still leave for essential errands such
as to grocery stores or pharmacies. Please call 2-1-1 or visit covidresources.ok.gov for resources
-For more information, visit coronavirus.health.ok.gov.
COVID-19 OKLAHOMA TEST RESULTS
Positive (In-State) 719
Positive (Out-of-State) 2