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Florida COVID-19 cases top 1,000

By Staff | Mar 22, 2020

TALLAHASSEE – The Florida Department of Health reports that as of 6 p.m. Sunday, there were 1,007 cases of the new coronavirus in Florida.

The new Florida cases include 177 additional positive COVID-19 cases –169 Florida residents and 8 non-Florida residents — reported to the Florida Department of Health.

“There are currently 937 positive cases in Florida residents and 70 positive cases in non-Florida residents,” the FDOH reports.

More Information on COVID-19

To find the most up-to-date information and guidance on COVID-19, visit the Department of Health’s dedicated COVID-19 webpage. For information and advisories from the Centers for Disease Control, visit the CDC COVID-19 website. For more information about current travel advisories issued by the U.S. Department of State, visit the travel advisory website.

For any other questions related to COVID-19 in Florida, please contact the Department’s dedicated COVID-19 Call Center by calling 1-866-779-6121. The Call Center is available 24 hours per day. Inquiries may also be emailed to COVID-19@flhealth.gov.

Source: Joint Information Center on COVID-19 for the State of Florida