ECHA releases bi-weekly report
The Escambia County Healthcare Authority released a coronavirus (COVID-19) update for the county and state. The ECHA plans to communicate a bi-weekly update on Tues. and Fri. moving forward when possible. As of Fri., at approximately 11 a.m., the Alabama Department of Public Health has confirmed 21 COVID-19 cases in Escambia County with one reported death. Neither the ADPH nor the ECHA have shared any information regarding the case. At Atmore Community hospital, there have been 17 confirmed cases tested at the hospital. At D. W. McMillan Memorial Hospital in Brewton, 3 cases have been tested at the hospital. The information is seen below.