Porter County Health Department has reported two additional positive
COVID-19 cases within Porter County for a total of four positive cases. This
is in addition to a second county case reported Tuesday afternoon.
individuals are self-isolating at home in good condition and is being
monitored twice a day by staff at the Porter County Health Department to
closely monitor their condition for any deterioration.
Health Department says it thoroughly investigates each case, tracking down
not only close contacts but any contact by finding out where the individual
was when symptoms started as well as who they were with.
Department staff has had extensive training in communicable disease
investigation as well as ample resources provided by the state, a press
release said today.
is expected that additional positive cases will increase over the coming
days as more and more tests are conducted, the department warns.