WARRENSBURG – The Johnson County COVID-19 Task Force stated that as of Wednesday night, April 1, there are 26 confirmed positive cases of COVID-19 in Johnson County, Missouri.
The task force states that of the 660 COVID-19 tests given in Johnson County, 511 have come back confirmed negative while 26 have come back confirmed positive.
In its report on Friday, March 27, the task force stated one person in the county who tested positive for the novel coronavirus had recovered. This means there are still 25 cases considered active in the county.
To be considered recovered, the task force states a person who had tested positive must be seven days post onset of symptoms and 72 hours fever free without the use of fever-reducing medication.
Since Monday, April 30, there were 19 confirmed positive cases reported on Monday and 24 confirmed positive cases reported on Tuesday, March 31.