Following is the Saline County Health Department COVID-19 update for Friday.
●One additional member of our community has lost their life to COVID-19 since our last update on Wednesday.
●Salina Regional Health Center reports that they have 11 patients currently hospitalized due to COVID-19.
●There have been 64 new cases of COVID-19 reported since Wednesday.
●KDHE has identified 286 variants in the 410 samples sent from Saline County for sequencing.
●The staff at the Saline County Health Department is currently monitoring 391 cases of COVID-19.