MEDFORD, Ore.- Jackson County Public Health reports 67 new COVID-19 cases. Additionally, a previously reported case has been removed from the COVID-19 total cases. These updates bring the total reported COVID-19 cases in Jackson County to 5,617. Jackson County Public Health reports one new COVID-19 death, bringing the total deaths to 66.
Jackson County’s 66th COVID-19 death is a 71-year-old woman who tested positive on November 26 and died on December 24 at Rogue Regional Medical Center. The patient had underlying conditions.
Jackson County is under the Extreme Risk level, and disease activity continues to be widespread in the county. Please follow the guidance under the Extreme Risk; following the guidance will help reduce the community spread of COVID-19.