20 confirmed cases / 11 recovered


COVID-19

March 11, 2020 1:15 PM

Coronavirus Information

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LATEST UPDATE:

April 21, 2020 3:55 PMThe Board of Health announced that three confirmed cases of COVID-19 recovered. The current case numbers are:
20 confirmed cases
11 recovered

In addition, the Medfield Board of Health released a memo regarding recommendations for facial coverings. The memo is posted on the Town’s COVID-19 webpage.

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BOH Facial Covering Memo_04212020_Page_1
Kristine Trierweiler Town Administrator TOWN OF MEDFIELD Office of BOARD OF SELECTMEN TOWN HOUSE, 459 MAIN STREET MEDFIELD, MASSACHUSETTS 02052-0315 (508) 906-3011 (phone) (508) 359-6182 (fax) To: Town of Medfield From: Board of Health Date: April 21, 2020 Re: Recommendation for Facial Coverings The Medfield Board of Health voted on April 16, 2020 to recommend facial coverings at essential businesses with the following guidance: 1. All employees of all essential businesses are recommended to wear cloth face covering over their mouth and nose when interacting with the public or within six feet of a coworker. 2. All essential businesses are recommended to post signage on their main entrance doors indicating that it is highly recommended that the consumer entering the store wear a face covering. 3. It is recommended that all members of the public aged two years and older entering any essential businesses as defined by Governor Baker’s COVID-19 Order No. 13 shall wear a clean cloth face covering, such as a fabric face mask, scarf, or bandana, over their mouth and nose, and exercise social distancing in accordance with CDC Guidelines. 4. Please note that the recommended face coverings are not surgical masks or N-95 respirators, which should be left for medical professionals and first responders. See this link for further information from the CDC https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019- ncov/prevent-getting-sick/cloth-face-cover-faq.html Guidance and information regarding COVID-19 is being updated frequently. We recommend the following resources:  The Town of Medfield is maintaining a webpage about COVID-19 on its Town website and will post additional information and announcements at this link: https://www.town.medfield.net/1860/Coronavirus-Info-COVID-19  The Massachusetts Department of Health COVID-19 website: https://www.mass.gov/resource/information-on-the-outbreak-ofcoronavirus- disease-2019-covid-19  The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention coronavirus website: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html Medfield Board of Health Carol Read, Chair Stephen Resch Melissa Coughlin Holly Rand

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