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Outbreak Identified in Facility

Outbreak Identified in Facility

Published: September 03, 2020

Catawba County Public Health is investigating a newly identified outbreak of COVID-19 at Conover Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, where 2 residents and 1 staff member has tested positive for the virus.

The facility has informed patients, their family members, and staff about the situation. The facility has conducted additional testing and is working closely with Public Health to ensure control measures are in place to help prevent further spread of the disease.

Public Health is continuing to provide support and is in frequent communication with facility administrators.

More information about Catawba County’s COVID-19 response and recommended prevention measures can be found online at