Daily Briefing from the Southeast Texas Regional Emergency Operations Center April 14, 2020
BEAUMONT, Texas – The Southeast Texas Regional Emergency Operations Center has summarized and consolidated all information related to COVID-19 activities in Hardin, Jasper, Jefferson, Newton, Orange, and Tyler counties at the following website:
*These numbers are a compilation from several different health departments and may not be 100% accurate and are up-to-date as of the time of this posting.
Total calls received by Call Center – 3,859
- 111 calls received today
- 1,723 patients have been tested at the two test sites
If you are experiencing symptoms such as cough, shortness of breath, or fever, please call 409-550-2536 for an appointment to be tested for COVID-19. Beginning April 15, 2020, the Call Center will close each night from 8 p.m. until 8 a.m. If you call during this time, you will be directed to leave a message with your name and phone number. Someone will call you the next morning to schedule an appointment for testing. If you feel like it’s an emergency, please hang up and call 911 immediately. If you would like general information on the Coronavirus, please call 211 and select Option 6 when prompted.
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