Coronavirus Disease 2019

MONITORING AND TRACKING OF CORONAVIRUS

Southwest District Health (SWDH) is closely monitoring the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) situation. We have activated our emergency operations center (EOC) using the incident command system to streamline our response to community COVID-19 needs.   Southwest District Health staff continues to work closely with our counties’ elected officials, local and state public health officials, and community partners.

Southwest District Health Coronavirus (COVID-19) Call Center hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.  Monday through Friday.

208-455-5411

The following are confirmed COVID-19 cases for Southwest District Health’s jurisdiction of Adams, Canyon, Gem, Owyhee, Payette, and Washington Counties. For statewide counts, visit coronavirus.idaho.gov

COUNTY CONFIRMED
CASES
DEATHS
Adams 1 0
Canyon 89 1
Gem 7 0
Owyhee 2 0
Payette 5 0
Washington 1 0

 

Last updated 04/04/2020 at 6:23 p.m. MST.  County data will be updated by 7 p.m. MST weekdays. Cases are reported by primary residence; not where they are diagnosed. Numbers may vary based on investigation results (e.g. person tests positive in an Idaho county but lives elsewhere)

 

IF YOU ARE SICK

Please call ahead before visiting your doctor

If you have a medical appointment, call the healthcare provider and tell them that you have or may have COVID-19.

This will help the healthcare provider’s office take steps to keep other people from getting infected or exposed.

What to do if you are sick with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19)

SYMPTOMS

Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe  illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases.

The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.*

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath

Click Here for more information regarding symptoms.

FAQs

Respuestas a las preguntas más frecuentes

Frequently Asked Questions and Answers

COVID-19 CASES IN SOUTHWEST IDAHO

Confirmed Cases

Cases Under Investigation 

MORE INFORMATION

What To Do If You Are Sick

Preventing COVID-19 Spread in Communities

https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html

GUIDANCE LETTERS

Interim Guidance for Mass Gatherings and Events in Idaho – March 17, 2020 UPDATE

Idaho Department of Health and Welfare and Public Health Districts issue guidance for mass gatherings and public events.

CDC School Closure Guidance