Jennings: First Case Of COVID-19 In Jeff Davis Parish
Dr. Lacey Cavanaugh, Louisiana Department Of Health Region 5 Medical Director, announced yesterday that Jeff Davis Parish has their first positive COVID-19 case.
Lttle is known about the patient at this time, but KPLC reported that the patient is currently not seeking medical care at a hospital or nursing facility.
The case was confirmed at the American Legion hospital in Jennings.
Jennings American Legion CEO, Dana Williams, says:
What’s important to know is that this is just the first identified case, we do fully expect that there are other cases out there.
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