Toe River Health District Report – 05/29/2020

5-29-2020 Toe River Health District Numbers

Avery- 570 People Tested
541 Negative Results
27 Pending Results
2 Positive Cases

Mitchell- 466 People Tested
438 Negative Results
18 Pending Results
10 Total Positive Cases
(Of those 10 total positives, we have 2 active cases and 8 that have recovered)

Yancey- 608 People Tested
567 Negative Results
27 Pending Results
14 Total Positive Cases
(Of those 14 total positives, we have 4 active cases and 10 that have recovered)

Community Spread is here, make sure to protect yourself and others.
So don’t forget to;

• Stay home (unless you have to work)
• Especially stay home when sick
• Social distancing (at least 6 feet)
• Avoid being around sick people
• Shop when stores are not as busy
• Wear a mask when in public places
• Cover your cough or sneeze, or cough/sneeze into your bent elbow
• Wash hands for at least 20 seconds
• If soap and water aren’t available, use a hand sanitizer that is at least 60% alcohol
• Routinely clean frequently touched surfaces


To ensure that your questions get a timely response, please call your local health department.

Avery Co. Health Department (828)-733-6031
Mitchell Co. Health Department (828)-688-2371
Yancey Co. Health Department (828)-682-6118