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June 22, 2020

Fauquier COVID-19 case total increases 5 to 409

The percentage of positive tests for the virus — 6.5 percent in the last seven days — continues to decline in Virginia.
Curbside Testing
• Where: Piedmont Urgent Care, 493 Blackwell Road, Warrenton

• When: 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily

• Criteria: Fever and/or symptoms of respiratory illness.

• Process: Patients who meet screening criteria will remain in their vehicles while healthcare professionals collect samples with swabs.

• Organizers: Rappahannock-Rapidan Health District and local partners, including medical practices, Fauquier Health, the free clinic, PATH Foundation and local government.

• More information: 540-316-6302 or .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
Monday morning COVID-19 update from the Virginia Department of Health:

409 total cases in Fauquier County since the pandemic began — up 5 from Sunday’s report.

58,465 Virginia cases — up 471 since Sunday. The total includes 55,949 confirmed and 2,516 “probable” infections.

1,620 deaths statewide — up 9 since Sunday. Of the fatalities, the health department classified COVID-19 as the confirmed cause in 1,517 and “probable” in 103.

555,607 diagnostic tests statewide — up 12,421 since Sunday. Over the past seven days, 6.5 percent of those tests were positive, continuing a downward trend.

Statewide hospitalizations for COVID-19 over the course of the pandemic totaled at 5,869 as of Monday, up 29 from Sunday.

But, the health department notes that its hospitalization figure — based on status at the time each case gets investigated — “underrepresents” the actual total.

Since the pandemic began, 7,663 “confirmed COVID-19 patients have been hospitalized and discharged,” according to the Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association.

State hospitals housed 848 infected patients Monday, down 15, according to the association.

That puts total Virginia hospitalizations during the pandemic at 8,511.

Virginia hospitalizations for COVID-19 peaked at 1,625 patients on May 8.

Healthcare providers and laboratories report statistics to the state as of 5 p.m. each day. The health department updates its report the following morning.

Twenty-six infected Fauquier patients have been hospitalized and 6 have died since the pandemic started.

In the Rappahannock-Rapidan Health District, which includes Fauquier:

• 795 cases, 59 hospitalizations and 9 deaths in Culpeper.

• 138 infections, 13 hospitalizations and 2 deaths in Orange.

• 43 infections, 4 hospitalizations and 1 death in Madison.

• 17 cases and 1 hospitalization in Rappahannock.

The district has 18 COVID-19 deaths, and 103 infected patients have been hospitalized during the pandemic.

The health department reported 11,795 diagnostic tests in the district so far, up 422 from
Sunday. Over the last seven days, 4.5 percent of tests conducted in the five-county district were positive.


Cases elsewhere in Virginia:

• 13,499 in Fairfax County — up 80 since Sunday.

Prince William County, 6,904.

Loudoun County, 3,612.

Chesterfield County, 2,577.

Henrico County, 2,426.

Arlington County, 2,424.

City of Alexandria, 2,236.

City of Richmond, 2,008.

City of Manassas, 1,366.

Accomack County, 1,032.

Virginia Beach, 1,006.

Stafford County, 930.

Spotsylvania County, 909.

City of Harrisonburg, 893.

City of Chesapeake, 759.

City of Norfolk, 746.

Rockingham County, 657.

Buckingham County, 553.

Frederick County, 460.

Shenandoah County, 542.

City of Newport News, 447.

City of Portsmouth, 419.

City of Manassas Park, 414.

Hanover County, 405.

City of Suffolk, 377.

Greensville County, 346.

Albemarle County, 340.

City of Roanoke, 324.

Richmond County, 317.

James City County (including Williamsburg), 299.

City of Winchester, 292.

Northampton County, 271.

City of Hampton, 271.

Warren County, 265.

Page County, 263.

Mecklenburg County, 235.

City of Fredericksburg, 232.

Henry County, 227.

City of Galax, 224.

Prince George County, 215.

City of Petersburg, 199.

Carroll County, 189.

Sussex County, 186.

Roanoke County, 177.

Prince Edward County, 173.

City of Charlottesville, 172.

Augusta County, 171.

Isle of Wight County, 163.

Southampton County, 154.

City of Hopewell, 152.

City of Colonial Heights, 131.

Caroline County, 126.

Dinwiddie County, 123.

Goochland County, 116.

City of Emporia, 116.

Montgomery County, 110.

Louisa County, 109.

City of Lynchburg, 108.

Fluvanna County, 105.


Nationwide as of Saturday morning:

2,280,969 cases.

• 119,977 deaths.

• 622,133 have recovered.

• 27 million tests conducted.

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