First Case of COVID-19 Confirmed in Macon County

There is now a confirmed case of COVID-19 in Macon County. In a Press Release yesterday, the Macon County Health Department said the person is in self quarantine and those with close contact are also in self quarantine. Healthcare and public health are working together to contain the spread of the virus, in a manner to protect the health of the community and the safety of healthcare providers. They are communicating with local agencies as well as the Department of Health and Senior Services to maintain current situational awareness on COVID-19.