Coronavirus Update: March 20, 2020

March 21, 2020
COVID 19: 27,000 new cases were reported worldwide yesterday, with more than 4,300 of those in America and 25 in Indiana.  Indiana has had a total of 80 Cases in 27 Counties and 2 Deaths; 554 have been tested.

Since the last update, California, New York, and Illinois have all issued “shelter in place” notices to their residents and the federal government began work on a third bill to provide support to those most impacted by this crisis.

Should your friends and family have questions on the virus, its impact, and the preparations Hancock Health has undertaken, please refer them to our website ( which has a growing body of resources to help.  Following are a few updates prior to the weekend:

This weekend looks to be a bit chilly so it will be a great opportunity to stay home, read a book or binge-watch something on Netflix!


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