Following is an update on COVID-19 Testing. The figures reported below incorporate tests collected within Bartholomew County and run through the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) or commercial laboratories. The number of positives of Bartholomew County residents may include testing that was conducted out of county. Conversely, the number of total tests may also include submissions for non-Bartholomew County residents. The counts listed for positives and deaths below is only for Bartholomew County residents.
These figures will be updated and released weekly on Friday. At time of release, they reflect the latest data collected locally, which may be released in advance of statewide updates through ISDH.
As planned and prepared for, Bartholomew County Health Department and Columbus Regional Health continue following the guidelines of the Centers for Disease Control and Indiana State Department of Health for the care of these confirmed cases, and the protocols for healthcare staff and community contacts as identified.
The COVID-19 Resource Center at 812-379-4449 remains the best source for those with symptoms and care questions in Bartholomew County.