GENESEO — The Livingston County Department of Health (LCDOH) and SUNY Geneseo on Sunday reported a small cluster of positive COVID-19 cases among the SUNY Geneseo student population.
According to Jennifer Rodriguez, Livingston County Public Health Director, four female SUNY Geneseo students in their 20s who reside off-campus in the same Geneseo household have tested positive for the virus. These individuals are now in the LCDOH quarantine process, isolating in their residence.
"The Livingston County Department of Health is working closely with SUNY Geneseo to perform contact tracing and test close contacts who may have been exposed," Rodriguez said.
SUNY Geneseo updates a COVID-19 dashboard every business day on its website for members of the community to keep track of its active cases on campus.
Livingston County has had 202 positive COVID-19 test results and 22,233 negative test results to date.
LCDOH will continue to update these numbers daily, Monday – Friday, on the County’s dedicated COVID-19 webpage at https://www.livingstoncounty.us/1207/COVID-19.
If you have a fever, cough or trouble breathing, please call your health care provider for an assessment of your symptoms. If you feel as though you may have had exposure to COVID-19, call LCDOH at 585-243-7270. Call 1-877-280-6775 if you would like general information on COVID-19 or to learn how to volunteer. Livingston County Mental Health has created a help line for community members who need someone to talk to during these stressful times. This is a free and confidential service. Call 585-243-7251, Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.