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Fox 26
Apr 01, 2020

Harris County reported 49 more COVID-19 cases, bringing the county's total up to 303. They also announced a total of 61 recovered cases.

Healthcare Facilities Today
Apr 01, 2020

Harris County Public Health (HCPH) and Luminare, Inc., in collaboration with Microsoft for Startups, developed QuickScreen, an online assessment tool designed for individuals to provide guidance on whether they should be tested for coronavirus disease (COVID-19).

The Paper
Apr 01, 2020

As of March 31, 2020 (4:00 p.m.), Harris County Public Health (HCPH) has 49 new cases of COVID-19, which brings the total to 303 positive cases, including two deaths. HCPH is also confirming that 61 patients have recovered. These new cases do not include those within the City of Houston.

94.5 The Buzz
Mar 31, 2020

As of March 31, 2020 (4:00 p.m.), Harris County Public Health (HCPH) has 49 new cases of COVID-19, which brings the total to 303 positive cases, including two deaths. HCPH is also confirming that 61 of our patients have recovered. These new cases do not include those within the City of Houston.

ABC 13
Mar 31, 2020

Admitting that the region has still not gotten to the point of "flattening the curve," Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo has extended a "Stay Home, Work Safe" order, which was originally set to expire this coming Friday, until the end of April.

Houston Press
Mar 31, 2020

Both Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo and Dr. Umair Shah, executive director of Harris County Public Health, stressed that the coronavirus test is not the key to fighting the coronavirus. "The most powerful tool is physical distancing, " Hidalgo said.

Fox 26
Mar 31, 2020

Harris County unveiled a new dashboard that features the latest information on the county's COVID-19 cases. They also added 14 new cases and 5 new recoveries, bringing the total number cases to 254 and the total number of recoveries to 39.

ABC 13
Mar 31, 2020

The county also introduced a new comprehensive dashboard available with the latest information on the cases in Harris County.

The Katy News
Mar 30, 2020

As of March 30, 2020 (3:00 p.m.), Harris County Public Health (HCPH) has 14 new cases of COVID-19, which brings the total to 254 positive cases, including two deaths. HCPH is also confirming that 39 of our patients have recovered.

KHOU 11
Mar 30, 2020

Harris County Public Health Director Umair Shah attributes the rise in COVID-19 cases to three things: more community spread, additional testing, and "presumptive positive" cases becoming confirmed cases.

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