Meigs Now at 37 Active COVID-19 Cases as of Aug. 14

POMEROY, Ohio – The Meigs County Health Department is reporting two additional confirmed cases and two probable cases of COVID-19 in Meigs County. Today’s case of COVID-19 brings Meigs County to 37 active cases, and 68 total cases (53 Confirmed, 15 Probable) since April.

Todays cases:

  • Confirmed case, male in the 40 to 49-year-old age range, who is not hospitalized.
  • Confirmed case, female in the 40 to 49-year-old age range, who is not hospitalized.
  • Probable case, female in the 70 to 79-year-old age range, who is not hospitalized.
  • Probable case, female in the 30 to 39-year-old age range, who is not hospitalized.

Residents are asked to refrain from calling the Meigs County Health Department for questions regarding these cases while they complete disease investigations, contact tracing, and notify relevant individuals. The cases and individuals identified as contacts of the case will be advised to self-quarantine in accordance with CDC guidance. The health department continues to urge residents to continue following federal, state, and local guidance to prevent the spread of COVID-19.