The City of Lubbock has confirmed 10 additional cases of novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) as of 5:00 p.m. on March 29, 2020. The total number of cases in Lubbock County is 51. The City of Lubbock Health Department and other response agencies are prepared and have employed standard response plans designed to address and resolve public health issues. The Department will continue monitoring individuals as indicated by the CDC. The Department’s disease surveillance team will continue working diligently to ensure the public remains at a low risk of contracting COVID-19.
The City of Lubbock Health Department and our health care partners will continue to monitor COVID-19 in the Lubbock area to prepare for the possibility of more local cases. Please continue to follow proper hygiene recommendations and social distancing practices.
Update on Lubbock Case Investigations : As of March 29, 2020 5:00 pm
Out of Jurisdiction Investigations
Possible Community Exposure in Lubbock County
Restriction to home
Immediate isolation and notification to the health department if symptomatic.
Recommendation to remain at home or in a comparable setting
Practice social distancing
Immediate isolation if becomes symptomatic. Stay at home. Seek medical advice if you develop severe symptoms.
Anyone at high risk for complications should talk to their healthcare provider for more information.