COVID-19 case identified in Baldwin County
Fifth Confirmed Case of Illness for North Central Health District
BALDWIN COUNTY –North Central Health District (NCHD) Epidemiologists confirmed the fifth case of COVID-19 in the Central Georgia health district. The new case involves a resident of Baldwin County. The individual is not hospitalized at this time and is isolated at home to keep the illness from spreading in the community. The source of exposure is unknown at this time.
NCHD is working to identify the individual’s source of exposure and any contacts that may have been exposed while the individuals were infectious. People identified as having been potentially exposed will be contacted and be provided information on self-quarantining and monitoring for respiratory symptoms.
NCHD has confirmed five total cases of COVID-19 throughout the 13-county district in Central Georgia. NCHD cases include:
- Baldwin County: 1
- Houston County: 1
- Macon-Bibb County: 1
- Monroe County: 1
- Peach County: 1