Community Interest

St. Charles County COVID Update as of July 6

As of 4:40 p.m. July 6, 2020, St. Charles County, Missouri is reporting 1239 positive cases of COVID-19. That's 251 more than the 988 cases reported as of June 24, the last date we published a report.

The number of negative test results are 26,943, up from 14,412 on June 24 (a difference of 12,531).

There have been 4 new COVID-19 related deaths (a male in his 70s, two females in their 80s, and a female in her 100s) in the county since June 24, bringing the total to 77.

The number of persons released from quarantine increased to 2,669, up from 2,368 on June 24 ( a difference of 301).

Those currently in quarantine is 906, up from 547 reported on June 18 (a difference of 359).

There are currently 0 tests pending at the Missouri State Laboratory.

 

Additional Information:

St. Charles County Department of Public Health Amends Order for Care Facilities, Nursing Homes

Effective July 2, 2020, the St. Charles County Department of Public Health amended its order regarding visitors and other activities at nursing homes and residential care facilities. These changes permit visitation at these facilities following certain requirements. The policies also outline care procedures, group activities, staff and facility procedures and reporting requirements.

Community Resources Available

To help St. Charles County residents and businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic, a web page offers links and phone numbers for organizations offering assistance. St. Charles County’s COVID-19 Information Hotline at (636) 949-1899 is answered from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m., Mon-Fri. In addition, the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services operates a 24-hour COVID-19 hotline at (877) 435-8411.