COLUMBIANA COUNTY, Ohio (WYTV) – On Friday, the Columbiana Health District released updated numbers of COVID-19 cases in the county.
There have been 477 positive cases of coronavirus reported by the county, 69 of which were long-term care patients.
To date, the county has reported 51 deaths of Columbiana county residents, 9 were inmates at the federal prison and 27 were residents of long-term care facilities.
Of the 426 residents living in the county who have tested positive for COVID-19, the Health District is reporting that 386 residents have recovered from COVID-19.
This data is based on the following recovery definition: a person who has experienced 10 days since illness onset, has gone three days fever free without the use of fever-reducing medication and has considerable improvement of respiratory function or an asymptomatic person who has gone 10 days since their last positive test.