An Update From District Health Officer Kevin Dick

With more Covid 19 tests available, Washoe County Health Department is warning, we could see a big spike in confirmed cases. They also expect to start seeing many more sick people. District Health officer Kevin Dick says they are also prioritizing people for testing.

As well as those who are severely ill in hospitals. They caution you can’t just come in for a test, without contacting them first, or without a valid recommendation from a medical professional. Seven new cases were announced Wednesday.