Daily Stats (Updated 4/11/2020 at 2:00 pm)
As of today, Lee Health has:
- 75 COVID-19 patients isolated in our hospitals
- Submitted 5,851 specimens for testing
- Discharged 78 patients
- 126 employees quarantined; 25 employees exposed at work and positive with COVID-19
- Click here for graphs showing a running total of specimens sent for testing and positive cases hospitalized.
Photos Show Our Health Care Heroes On The Frontlines
Visual journalist Kinfay Moroti spent time in a Gulf Coast Medical Center intensive care unit, the emergency department and at the specimen collection sites to capture powerful images of our health care staff’s fight against COVID-19. Click here to see the remarkable pictures featured on USATODAY.com. The photos also will be featured in tomorrow’s edition of The News-Press.
Join Us for Mental Health Mondays
Kids’ Minds Matter, a movement managed by the Lee Health Foundation dedicated to advancing pediatric mental and behavioral health services in our community, presents “Mental Health Mondays.” This free, virtual series gives families expert mental health advice, resources, at-home kids’ activities and the opportunity to ask questions. The segments stream live every Monday at 4 p.m. on Facebook.com/KidsMindsMatter.
Cape Coral Mobile Collection Site Closed April 12
The Cape Coral specimen collection site will be closed tomorrow, April 12, but the Lee Convenient Care on U.S. 41 near Page Field will be open. Patients need a physician order and an appointment.