FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: First Confirmed Case of COVID-19 in Menasha
Date: April 1, 2020
The Menasha Health Department received notice the morning of April 1, 2020 from the State
Department of Health Services, that a person in Menasha has tested positive for COVID-19.
The resident remains home in isolation. The resident has been compliant with all requests from our
health department and is following all recommendations to prevent contact with others.
Our health department is currently conducting contact investigations to identify and follow-up with any
people who had close contact with the ill individual. Close contacts will be educated about selfmonitoring
their health status by our health department nurses. They will be required to do daily
symptom and temperature checks; as well as quarantine themselves for 14 days as a precaution.
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