Sedgwick County coronavirus cases increase to 108

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WICHITA, Kan. (KSNW) – The number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in Sedgwick County increased from 101 to 108 the health department announced on Sunday.

Sedgwick County COVID-19 Case Count

Total COVID-19 CasesTotal RecoveredTotal Deaths
108211
*A person is considered recovered from COVID-19 72 hours after symptoms stop or seven days after symptoms start, whichever is longer.

Sedgwick County Health Department Update

  • Learn the difference between quarantine and isolation with this video produced by Sedgwick County.
  • Watch this video to learn the importance of being in quarantine.
  • Social distancing, good hand hygiene, staying home when ill are the best prevention methods.
  • As of noon today, April 5, KDHE reports that almost 800 residents have been tested for
    COVID-19 in Sedgwick County.
  • In the last two weeks, the Health Department has screened 764 people on the phone
    and taken samples from 166 residents who meet testing criteria in last two weeks.
  • The Health Department sampled 125 people by close of business Tuesday. 
  • As of 8 a.m. today, the Health Department had 9 appointments for sampling for COVID-19 testing, by appointment only.
  • If residents have general questions about COVID-19 or if they think they need to be tested for it, they should call United Way of the Plains at 2-1-1.
  • COMCARE of Sedgwick County is offering a Support Line for individuals who may be experiencing an elevation in mental health symptoms.
  • For up-to-date information, visit www.sedgwickcounty.org

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