May 27, 2020 Update on COVID-19 in Greenwich
Here is an update from First Selectman Fred Camillo on the Town’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the needs of our residents. To lead by example for social distancing, we continue to issue these updates electronically. The updates also will be posted on the Town website’s dedicated page (www.greenwichct.gov/covid19) for COVID-19 information. Please note, that as of today, COVID-19 updates will be sent on an as-needed basis.
There are 795 Greenwich residents who have tested positive for COVID-19, according to Greenwich Health Department Director Caroline Baisley. That represents 40 more cases than the 755 reported on Friday, May 22.
Greenwich Hospital reports that there are 21 COVID-19 positive patients being treated in several different Hospital units. So far, 513 patients have been discharged from the Hospital and continue their recuperation at home. There have been 7,407 people have been tested at the Hospital outpatient test site with 1,903 testing positive. These numbers reflect patients who live in Greenwich as well as those from other municipalities in Connecticut and in Westchester County.
According to the Connecticut Department of Public Health, 46 Greenwich residents have died from the COVID-19 virus, as of Tuesday, May 26.
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Other resources for residents and businesses and other helpful tips:
For inquiries, please contact Executive Assistant to the First Selectman Barbara Heins at firstname.lastname@example.org.