JACKSON, Wyo. (KIFI) – Because of the latest improve in new COVID-19 circumstances in Teton County, well being officers are re-issuing Advice #11.
This advice asks neighborhood members to assemble solely with their family teams (i.e., individuals who dwell collectively on the identical residence).
This advice might be in place from January 13, 2021, by way of January 27, 2021.
Advice #11 was first put in place from December 3 by way of December 15, 2020, at which period Teton County, WY was experiencing a excessive variety of new COVID-19 circumstances, elevated hospitalizations and
pressure on the contact tracing system.
Now, related circumstances make this advice crucial for the second time.
“Present community-wide COVID numbers andhospital c ensus numbers are similar to and in some circumstances increased than they had been at first of December after we beforehand enacted the household-gathering-only advice,”Teton District Well being Officer Travis Riddell stated. “After that, we noticed case numbers go down in our county for a pair weeks. My hope is that this focused intervention will assist us obtain an identical outcome.”
Attending work and college remains to be acceptable with correct bodily distancing, masks utilization, and hygiene measures. The advice asks that individuals keep away from different social, leisure, and extracurricular gatherings with members outdoors of their family.
Although this isn’t a Well being Order that’s enforceable by legislation, Teton County Well being Division is asking neighborhood members to assist help in decreasing our present COVID-19 case counts by following this advice.