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Des Moines Valley Health and Human Services 2020 Covid Numbers

Fri 5-14-2021

The Des Moines Valley Health and Human Services department held their monthly meeting this week. They reported the numbers for Covid for the year 2020. Total hours spent responding to COVID in 2020 was more that 2654.86. 66% of the hours went into planning and administration, disease investigation accounted for 31% of the total hours and the other 3% was essential services. At the end of 2020 the otal number of cases for Cottonwood County was 1236 with 20 deaths. Jackson county had 815 total cases with 10 deaths.