Bates County Health Center Corona increases to 15 for Bates county

July 7, 2020

The Bates County Health Center has confirmed a new positive case of COVID-19 in Bates County. 

This case is a male in his 60’s with a Rich Hill address.  Bates County Health Center is working to identify and contact anyone that may have come in contact with this individual which may have put them at risk and will monitor them for any signs and symptoms of illness.  Per CDC guidelines, this individual is isolated at home and any close contacts have been instructed on self-quarantine protocols.

This brings the total number of positive cases for Bates County to 15 with 2 being active at this time.