The March 29, 2020, daily situation report from the Sweetwater County COVID-19 Emergency Operations Center contained some new information for the public. Here’s our takeaway:
- Castle Rock Medical Center in Green River is now the county’s second official collection site. As with the MHSC emergency room, please do not just show up. If you have a fever and develop symptoms, please call Castle Rock Medical Center at 307-872-4590 or the MHSC nurse triage line at 307-448-7560.
- The state health lab is currently turning testing results around, on average, within 48 hours.
- A special shipment of personal protective equipment (PPE) has now been delivered by state health officials through county public health to all area emergency first responders and agencies.
- EOC is also exploring manufacturing N95 surgical masks through alternative technologies.
Please read the full briefing below: