Virus Numbers Reported – Transylvania County, NC
Last updated 2/22/2021 at 2:56pm
Transylvania Public Health reported 19 additional cases of COVID-19 over the weekend, for a total of 1,832 cases and 26 deaths among county residents since the pandemic started.
As of today, 63 county residents were in isolation for COVID-19 and 47 cases had been reported within the past seven days. A total of 11 cases (10 students and 1 staff member) have been associated with the ongoing cluster among an athletic team at Brevard College. This cluster will remain open until no new cases have been identified for 28 days. The second cluster associated with an athletic team at Brevard College, with seven cases (six students and one staff member), has been closed.
The outbreak of five cases (two residents and three employees) at Cedar Mountain House will be closed, as it has been over 28 days since a new case has been associated with the facility. A total of 247 cases of COVID-19 and 15 deaths have been associated with all outbreaks at skilled nursing and assisted living facilities in the county.
Of these, 10 cases of COVID-19 (two residents and eight employees) have been identified in the current outbreak at Accordius Health at Brevard, 34 cases (20 residents and 14 employees) and two deaths have been identified in the outbreak at the College Walk assisted living facility, 63 cases (43 residents and 20 employees) and four deaths have been identified in the outbreak at Kingsbridge House, and 48 cases (31 residents and 17 employees) and three deaths have been associated with the current outbreak at The Oaks. This total also includes four cases of COVID-19 associated with a previous outbreak at The Oaks and 83 cases and six deaths associated with a previous outbreak at Accordius.