(RILEY COUNTY, KS – June 3, 2020) Riley County has 1 new positive patient, for a cumulative total of 67. The patient is a male, age 61, and is a household contact of another positive patient.
Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Manhattan has 2 positive patients and 0 Persons Under Investigation (PUIs) currently hospitalized. One of the positive patients is on a ventilator.
Kansas has a total of 10,170 positives. That represents an increase of 159 cases since Monday, June 1. To date, there have been 890 hospitalizations and 222 deaths in Kansas. The public can find daily updates for statewide statistics at https://www.coronavirus.kdheks.gov/160/COVID-19-in-Kansas
Total positive cases in Riley County Residents: 67
*KDHE is reporting 66 positives for Riley County but that total does not include the most recent patient. The total for Riley County is 67.
This graph represents test results, by date, for Riley County residents, by week, starting with the 10th week of the year which began March 1. The percentage of positive tests to total test results is an important indicator. As more test results are received this week, the increase in % positives will change.
For more information about Riley County’s response to the Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, visit the Riley County website at https://www.rileycountyks.gov/covid19, follow RCHD on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/Rileycountyhealthdepartment/ and Twitter @RileyCoHealth.