9 COVID-19 cases reported from Southeast Texas Regional Emergency Operations Center
Published 4:18 pm Tuesday, March 24, 2020
NEDERLAND — The Southeast Texas Regional Emergency Operations Center summarizes activities and developments related to COVID-19 in Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson, Newton and Orange counties:
Positive for COVID-19 – 10 total
Beaumont – 7
Lumberton – 1
Silsbee – 1
Orange – 1
Total calls received by Call Center – 648
- 107 have been referred for testing (since call center opened on 3/20)
- 14 tested at drive-through site today
- Tests are averaging about 5 minutes per patient
The Call Center will continues to be open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday. If you are experiencing symptoms (fever, dry cough, shortness of breath) or you believe you have been exposed to an infected individual, you can call 409-550-2536 to be evaluated for testing.
If you are looking for information about COVID-19, please do not call the Call Center. You can call 211 option 6 or visit SETINFO.ORG.