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The Harvey County Health Department has confirmed its 41st case of COVID-19 in Harvey County.


The confirmed case is a female in her 60s. The case remains under investigation. The individual is in home isolation. Testing was completed by a private lab. The Health Department will regularly monitor the health of the individuals, as well as follow up on all close contacts.


Harvey County has had 41 COVID-19 cases to date, including 37 confirmed and four probable cases. There are 19 known active cases in Harvey County. There are no individuals in Harvey County cases currently hospitalized.


There have been 1,681 COVID-19 tests conducted in Harvey County.


As of Monday, the Kansas Department of Health and Environment confirmed 14,443 cases of COVID-19 in the state to date. The KDHE reported 176,348 completed tests in Kansas.