COVID-19

COVID-19

Reporting

Epidemiological Reports
9/23/2020
9/4/2020
8/24/2020
8/14/2020

Daily Report

This report is updated Monday – Friday. Cases are updated 7 days a week at 2 p.m. on coronavirus.ohio.gov.

COVID-19 Report Definitions

CONFIRMED
Cases that are confirmed by a laboratory with a positive PCR test.

PROBABLE
Effective 4/9/2020, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) established diagnostic criteria for probable COVID-19 cases. These are often symptomatic household contacts of an individual who is confirmed with a positive lab test. These can also be symptomatic individuals who are diagnosed with an active infection using an antigen test or individuals who have had a positive antibody test.

RECOVERED
“Recovered” means an individual who was diagnosed as confirmed or probable, and who has been isolated for at least 10 days, fever-free for at least 24 hours, showing no other symptoms, and is released from monitoring by Fayette County Public Health.

MONITORED
Individuals who are being monitored by FCPH include confirmed and probable cases who are actively ill and in isolation – and – close contacts who are in quarantine

CLOSE CONTACTS
Close contacts of an ill person are typically:
• individuals living in the same home,
• intimate partners,
• individuals providing home care for an ill person without using recommended precautions,
• individuals who have had close contact (within 6 feet of the ill person) for a prolonged period of time (definitions for prolonged time vary from 10 minutes or more to 30 minutes when speaking in terms outside of providing medical care).

Ohio Public Health Advisory System

Fayette County is currently Level 2 / Orange. Find more information here.

Travel Advisory

Find this week’s travel advisory here.


Guidance & Recommendations

Fayette County School Guidance

Clinic guidance for Fayette County Schools can be found here.

Sector Specific Operating Guidelines

For the Responsible ReStart Ohio Sector Specific Operating Guidelines, click here.


Resources

Complaints

If you have a complaint about compliance with Public Health Orders, please complete the form below.

Coronavirus.ohio.gov

The Ohio Department of Health has launched a website with comprehensive information about coronavirus/COVID-19. View that site here.

Ohio Coronavirus Hotline – 1-833-427-5634