SIH Alert confirms positive COVID-19 test in Williamson, Jackson counties

The alert was sent to SIH employees to confirm the first positive COVID-19 test result for Williamson County.

UPDATE: another SIH email confirms a case of COVID-19 in Jackson county.

According to the text alert, the patient was screened through the COVID-19 hotline and an SIH drive-through testing clinic.

“The screening and testing process we have in place in our communities is working. I am confident appropriate precautions were taken to minimize the risk of exposure to other patients and staff,”SIH Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer Marci Moore-Connelley said in the email.

The patient is not hospitalized at an SIH facility.