Winn Parish LDH COVID Weekly Update 10/8/20

According to the Louisiana Department of Health website on October 8, 2020, Winn Parish reported 11 new cases of COVID 19 bringing the total positive case count to 646. There has been one additional death in Winn Parish bringing the parish total to 19. There are 60 active positive cases in Winn Parish. 

The week of 9/10/20 – 9/23/20 Winn Parish two week cumulative incidence was 219.33. Placing Winn Parish in the “High” category. 

According to ICE.GOV as of 10/7/2020 there are 25 detainees with confirmed
cases of COVID 19 currently under isolation or monitoring at the Winn Correctional Center (WCC). There have been  no additional deaths keeping the total number of deaths of a detainee who died after testing positive for COVID-19 while in ICE custody at WCC at one. There have been 223 total confirmed COVID-19 cases at WCC since testing began in February 2020.

There have been no official numbers reported by Winn Parish Sheriff’s Office or LaSalle Management regarding number of positive COVID cases or deaths amongst staff at WCC. 

The latest Nursing Home Report dated  October 7, 2020, reflects no new cases among residents, and one new case among staff reported for this week at Autumn Leaves Nursing & Rehab Center. Winnfield Nursing & Rehab reported no new cases among residents, and no new case among staff.

FacilityAutumn LeavesWinnfield Nursing & Rehab
ParishWinnWinn
Resident Census8577
Total COVID-19 Cases
Among Residents
1048
New COVID-19 Cases
Among Residents
Since Last Report (9-23-20)
00
Total Residents
Recovered
738
Total COVD-19 Deaths
Among Residents
110
Total COVID-19 Cases
Among Staff
1224
New COVID-19 Cases
Among Staff
Since Last Report (9-23-20)
10
Total Staff Recovered1123

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