YORK COUNTY – The first case of COVID-19 has been confirmed in York County.
This is also the first case to be confirmed in the Four Corners Health Department area.
Four Corners officials said Monday, March 30, a man in his 50s in York County has tested positive for the virus. This case has been determined by Four Corners to be travel-related.
He has minor symptoms and is currently self-isolating at home. He has had very minimal contact with others, and is considered a low-risk to the community.
To help prevent the spread of COVID-19, everyone should do the following:
• Wash your hands often
• Avoid close contact
• Stay home if sick
• Cover coughs and sneezes
• Clean and disinfect
• Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth
As a reminder, Directed Health Measures have been issued for Butler, Polk, Seward and York Counties through May 6, 2020. For a copy of the Directed Health Measures, visit www.fourcorners.ne.gov. For questions, please contact the Four Corners Health Department at 402-362-2621.