BARRY COUNTY, Mo.– The Barry County Health Department announced that the Lacoba facility in Monett has a positive case of COVID-19.
Roger Brock, the Barry Co Health Dept Administrator, says this person likely got COVID-19 from community spread.
Brock says the nursing home has been and will continue to follow state procedures for cleaning, and visitors to help reduce the spread of COVID-19.
The Health Department says they are working on contract tracing, and additional testing for residents and staff is being arranged.
For more information, please visit https://www.lacoba.org/.