MEDFORD, Ore --- There are now four new coronavirus cases in Jackson County, as health officials continue to see a rise during the "rapid community spread" phase.
Jackson County Public Health department says that the cases in Jackson are largely distributed throughout the county, and are considered community spread.
There are currently 33 confirmed cases, and no deaths reported. The department has not provided information on if anyone has recovered from the virus.
Below are recommendations provided under Governor Kate Brown's "Stay home, Save Lives" executive order.
· Stay home as much as possible; this includes kids and teens
· Stay at least 6 feet away from others any time you are out
· Go out only for essentials (groceries and medical care), drop food off to neighbors who can’t go out
· Exercise outside and remain 6 feet apart from other people
· Have video and phone chats
· Gather in groups
· Get together with friends and family outside your immediate household (no drinks or dinners)
· Have playdates for kids
· Make unnecessary trips
Stay with Newswatch 12 as the situation continues to develop