COVID-19 Long-Term Care Metrics


LINN COUNTY, IA – Linn County Public Health continues to track and follow up with outbreaks of COVID-19 at long-term care facilities within Linn County. Linn County Public Health regularly provides updated metrics at scheduled COVID-19 news conferences. Due to the scheduled news conference cancelled for today, May 11, 2020, information is provided below:

Long-Term Care Facility

Number of Staff and Residents Tested Positive for COVID-19

Number of Staff and Residents Recovered from COVID-19

Number of Deaths due to COVID-19

Cottage Grove Place

5

3

1

Heritage Specialty Care

114

85

25

Linn Manor Care Center

27

19

6

Living Center West

68

40

10

Manor Care Health Services of Cedar Rapids

45

17

6

Total

259

164

48

No additional facilities have been added to the list of long-term care facilities that have met the state’s definition of a COVID-19 outbreaks. A total of 259 residents and staff in Linn County have been impacted by COVID-19 outbreaks at Linn County long-term care facilities. Several facilities are moving towards recovery.  

Additionally, information on long-term care outbreaks is available at coronavirus.iowa.gov.

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