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Olmsted County Public Health providing online weekly COVID update

Website addition includes access to state and federal reports.

Olmsted County Weekly COVID-19 Update
Olmsted County Weekly COVID-19 Update screenshot

Olmsted County Public Health has started posting a new weekly COVID-19 update.

The online report at www.olmstedcounty.gov/covid includes a statistical chart to visualize the onset of COVID-19 outbreaks and a weekly case count graph.

The weekly update, which is expected to be posted on Wednesdays, also includes Olmsted County’s daily and seven-day rolling average numbers of COVID-19 cases.

Links to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s COVID-19 tracker also is provided to offer vaccination rates, seven-day case totals, and data on positivity, deaths, testing volumes, and new hospital admissions.

Additionally, the Minnesota Department of Health COVID site is linked as another COVID-19 resource. The state update includes daily testing updates, case overviews, demographics, likely exposure, residence, and the vaccine breakthrough report.

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Olmsted County Public Health reports it created the update to provide information without duplicating data generated on the state and federal level.

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