How is Durango preparing for COVID-19 outbreak?

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How is Durango preparing for COVID-19 outbreak?

Librarians are cleaning books, jail guards are identifying quarantine options
Keri McCune, infection prevention program manager at Mercy Regional Medical Center, holds a transport vial with a swab inside that the hospital would use as part of a COVID-19 test kit. Mercy handles testing for the virus locally. Similar to a flu test, a swab of a patient’s nasal canal is taken. The swab is then transported to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.

How is Durango preparing for COVID-19 outbreak?

Keri McCune, infection prevention program manager at Mercy Regional Medical Center, holds a transport vial with a swab inside that the hospital would use as part of a COVID-19 test kit. Mercy handles testing for the virus locally. Similar to a flu test, a swab of a patient’s nasal canal is taken. The swab is then transported to the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.
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