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SLO County reports deaths of two additional COVID-19 patients – KSBY San Luis Obispo News

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San Luis Obispo County is reporting that two more county residents who tested positive for COVID-19 have actually passed away.
Health authorities state both remained in their 80s and had underlying health conditions. Both likewise lived at Vineyard Hills Health Center in Templeton, a proficient nursing facility which has actually had a break out of the infection among both citizens and staff.
Vineyard Hills has had an overall of three citizens and one former citizen all with COVID-19 who have actually died given that the start of the pandemic.
The Public Health Department says it is dealing with the owner of the facility, Compass Health, to stop the spread of infection and avoid a bigger outbreak. That supposedly consists of isolation of those who are continuous and ill screening.
San Luis Obispo County likewise reported 45 new cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, bringing the countys overall to 1,689 confirmed cases since July 28.
Thirteen individuals are hospitalized, consisting of 4 clients who remain in the ICU.
Another 404 individuals are recovering in your home and 1,261 individuals have actually recuperated.
San Luis Obispo County has had a total of eleven deaths credited to COVID-19.
COVID-19 tests are currently readily available to the public in Grover Beach, San Luis Obispo, and Morro Bay.
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Health authorities say 476 cases, or about 28% of the countys overall, are the outcome of the client having direct contact with a person who checked positive for the virus; 406 cases are credited to community spread; and, 127 cases are the outcome of travel outside the county. Another 680 cases are still under examination.
Breakdown of cases by area:

California Mens Colony inmates – 11
An additional 31 cases remain in communities with fewer than 5 cases, and the general public Health Department is not identifying those areas. The location of eleven cases is listed as “under examination.”
For more details on the countys COVID-19 action, see readyslo.org.