California health system sidelines 219 workers due to COVID-19

Fresno, Calif.-based Community Medical Centers’ dashboard listed 219 workers out July 24 due to issues related to COVID-19.

The dashboard of the four-hospital system shows 104 workers who have tested positive for COVID-19 and 115 who remain in self-isolation while awaiting test results.  

California has the highest COVID-19 case count in the nation, followed by Florida and New York.  

As of 8:15 a.m. CDT July 27, California had 459,338 cases, according to an analysis from The New York Times.

At Community Medical Centers, workers  treated 198 positive COVID-19 inpatients on July 24. 

 

This story was updated at 2:40 p.m. CDT July 27.

 

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