CANTON — The St. Lawrence County Public Health Department on Friday reported one new case of COVID-19, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to-date to 201.
There have been 183 people that have recovered from the disease caused by the novel coronavirus and have been released from isolation. Nobody is hospitalized with COVID-19 in St. Lawrence County.
The state Department of Health reports that 8,718 people have been tested in the county and two people have died as a result of the disease.
People with symptoms should contact their health provider or one of the several hotlines established in St. Lawrence County. Testing is being done through both St. Lawrence Health System and Claxton-Hepburn Medical Center in Ogdensburg. Testing is by appointment only. People who believe they need testing should call the numbers below between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.:
— St. Lawrence Health System: 315-261-6240
— Clifton-Fine Hospital: 315-848-8049
— St. Lawrence County Public Health Department: 315-229-3448
The Ogdensburg Respiratory Clinic is open 7 days a week from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.; the Canton Respiratory Clinic is open Monday through Friday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.; and the Nursing Advice Hotline is open 7 days a week from 7 a.m. to 11 p.m.
To make an appointment at either respiratory clinic location, call the Nursing Hotline at 315-713-6655.