5/21/20 PSA re: COVID-19
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 21, 2020
The Steuben County Health Department was notified of three (3) positive test results for Steuben County residents. All patients are under the age of 60 years old. We have been in communications with the patients and the Indiana State Department of Health epidemiologist to identify, notify and monitor any close contacts. No additional information about the patients will be released due to patient privacy laws.
Steuben County currently has 74 COVID-19 positive cases, 16 individuals considered recovered from COVID-19 and 2 deaths associated with COVID-19.
OptumServe COVID-19 testing is continuing at the Indiana National Guard Armory at 904 N Williams Street in Angola, IN 46703. This location will be open from 8:00 am – 8:00 pm for appointment only. Symptomatic individual over the age of 12 or asymptomatic individuals who have had direct contact with a confirmed COVID-19 case. A valid Indiana ID is required to be tested. Individuals must preregister for an appointment at 888-634-1116 or https://lhi.care/covidtesting. The website is the preferred method for scheduling.
If you have any questions about coronavirus or COVID-19, please contact the Steuben County Health Department at (260) 668-1000 Ext. 1500.
For coronavirus or COVID-19 information or screening, please call Cameron COVID-19 Resource Screening line 7 a.m. – 7 p.m. at (260) 667-5555, including a voicemail for returning calls.