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DBQ County Long-Term Care COVID-19

At least one person at a Dubuque County long-term care facility has tested positive for COVID-19. The Iowa Health Care Association says four long-term care providers have reported a combined total of five positive cases of COVID-19. These providers are in are in Dubuque, Linn, Poweshiek and Washington counties, and all but one of the positive cases involved employees. Those impacted are receiving medical care and will remain in isolation for at least 14 days. Staff members at these facilities have been following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines for screening symptoms of COVID-19 and took immediate action. They have implemented protective protocols, notified residents, families and staff members and contacted public health officials.

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