No new Covid-19 cases in Orleans, Genesee has 2 more
There are no new confirmed cases of Covid-19 in Orleans County while Genesee County has two more, the Genesee and Orleans County Health Departments reported this afternoon.
There two new positive cases in Genesee include a Batavia resident and Pembroke resident. One of the new cases is a person in the 40s and the other is in the 60s. The positive individuals were on mandatory quarantine prior to testing positive.
Genesee now has had 236 people test positive for coronavirus while Orleans has had 269.
Genesee also has had two more recoveries and now has 172 total in the community. No one in Genesee is currently hospitalized from Covid-19, while Orleans has six who are hospitalized with Covid-19.
More from Genesee and Orleans County Health Departments:
Travel Advisory: New York is requiring travelers from the following 22 states with high coronavirus rates to self-quarantine for 14 days: Alabama, Arkansas, Arizona, California, Florida, Georgia, Iowa, Idaho, Kansas, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi, North Carolina, New Mexico, Nevada, Ohio, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah and Wisconsin.
Traveler Health Form: For all out-of-state travelers from NYS restricted states, whether arriving by land or air, must self-identify by completing a traveler health form or be subject to a $2,000 fine. Click here for the traveler health form.
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This means the individual(s) cannot leave to go shopping, visiting, daycare and are only allowed to go for emergency care for 14 days. Businesses including childcare providers should include a travel question in their regular health screening for their staff and clientele/children. For general inquiries contact or call the Hotline: 1-888-364-3065 or click Ask A Question.