Based on the information found on the county’s COVID-19 website, here is a snapshot of the spread of coronavirus across Montgomery County.
As of Wednesday afternoon, 38 new COVID-19 positive cases and 5 deaths were reported in Montgomery County.
The 38 positive individuals came from 18 municipalities and ranged in age from 18-years to 95-years-old.
Of the three individuals who died from COVID-19, their ages ranged from 43- to 91-years-old, and one resided in a long-term care facility.
The 5 new deaths bring Montgomery County’s COVID-19 death toll to 790 individuals.
The new positive cases bring the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 7,756 countywide, 4,254 of which are females, 3,796 are males.
The average age of individuals with COVID-19 across the county is 54.1 years-old.
Here is the breakdown of cases by municipality:
|Municipality||# of Total Cases||# of Total Deaths|
Montgomery County’s drive-through COVID-19 testing location on the Central Campus of Montgomery County Community College is open Monday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., by appointment only for any individual who needs or wants to be tested and as testing supplies allow, weather permitting. No treatment will be given on-site. For more information, to find out if the site is open or closed for the day, and to register for an appointment, visit www.montcopa.org/COVID-19 or call 610.631.3000, starting at 8 a.m.
COVID-19 walk-up testing is available at the Delaware Valley Community Health Center – Norristown Regional Health Center, 1401 Dekalb Street, Norristown. Testing is available Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. weather permitting, by appointment only and as testing supplies allow. Individuals who want to be tested can call 610.592.0680, starting at 8:30 a.m. or until all slots are filled plus a ten-person waitlist on the morning of the intended appointment. Spanish-speaking operators are available.
COVID-19 walk-up testing is also available at the Montgomery County Office of Public Health Center, 364 King Street, Pottstown. Testing is available Monday through Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. weather permitting, by appointment only and as testing supplies allow. Individuals who want to be tested can call 610.970.2937, starting at 8:30 a.m. until 10 a.m., or until all slots are filled on the morning of the intended appointment. Spanish-speaking operators and sign language interpreters are available.
While the above locations will be closed on Saturday and Sunday, information on additional testing sites, many of which operate over the weekend, can be found at www.montcopa.org/COVID-19 under the County Testing Information button.
COVID-19 contact tracing efforts are ongoing and are critical to slowing the spread of the disease. Individuals who have been tested or identified as a direct contact of an individual who has tested positive for COVID-19 and has received a call from the ‘Results Center’ may return the call to 610.278.5923 to find out their results or status. All information discussed on the call is strictly confidential and is only used to trace COVID-19 cases.
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