Thursday, May 14, 2020
386 New Cases and 12 Deaths in Iowa, Three More Cases and One Additional Death in Dubuque County
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) was notified of 386 additional positive cases of COVID-19 in Iowa, including three additional cases in Dubuque County.
- Iowa now has a total of 13,675 positive cases and Dubuque County has 238.
- 12 additional deaths were reported today for Iowa, including one in Dubuque County bringing the state total to 318 and Dubuque County to 10.
- As of May 13, 15 Dubuque County residents were hospitalized due to COVID-19 and 78 have recovered or are recovering. Statewide, 405 Iowans are hospitalized and 6,231 Iowans have recovered.
- 3,385 Dubuque County residents have been tested, resulting in a seven percent positive rate. Statewide, 89,294 Iowans have been tested for a 15.3 percent positive rate.
For up-to-date information on COVID-19, including an interactive map with county, regional, and long-term care outbreak information, visit https://coronavirus.iowa.gov. For COVID-19 information specific to Dubuque County, visit www.dubuquecounty.org/COVID19
Dubuque County COVID-19 Video Update
Today’s video update from the Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team includes a review of Dubuque County and statewide numbers; details on opening requirements for restaurants, salons, barbershops, and stores; workplace safety guidelines; and a message for college students. Watch the video at https://youtu.be/vvXiQXA1FCc
Safe at Work in Greater Dubuque
For COVID-19 guidance related to safety in the work place, visit https://www.greaterdubuque.org/covid19/safe-at-work