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Nashville sees +249 COVID-19 cases in past day, active cases at 1,920

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UPDATE: (10-22-20)

Davidson County has reported 249 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 32,559.

Out of those cases, 1,920 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years.

Three additional confirmed deaths have been reported in the past 24 hours, a 95-year-old woman and a 71-year-old woman with underlying health conditions, along with a 23-year-old woman with a pending medical history.

30,347 people are now labeled as inactive/recovered after Metro Health says they had the virus previously.

Status of Key Metrics:

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 28.16
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 6.1
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 13 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 10 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 195 calls on Wednesday, October 21, 2020.

UPDATE (10-21-20)

Davidson County has reported 110 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 32,310. 

Out of those cases, 1,894 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

An additional confirmed death has been reported by health officials in the past 24 hours, an 83-year-old woman with underlying health conditions. According to the Metro Health Department, there have been 289 deaths, both confirmed and probable, attributed to the virus. 

30,127 people are now labeled as inactive/recovered after Metro Health says they had the virus previously. 

Status of key Davidson County metrics: 

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 27.78
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 6.1
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 14 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 15 percent

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UPDATE (10-20-20)

Davidson County has reported 441 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 32,200. 

Out of those cases, 2,018 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

According to the Metro Health Department, there have been 288 deaths, both confirmed and probable, attributed to the virus. 

29,894 people are now labeled as inactive/recovered after Metro Health says they had the virus previously. 

Status of key Davidson County metrics: 

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 26.89
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 5.6
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 17 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 14 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 40 calls on Monday, October 19

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UPDATE (10-19-20)

Davidson County has reported 276 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 31,759. 

Out of those cases, 1,739 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

According to the Metro Health Department, there have been 288 deaths, both confirmed and probable, attributed to the virus. 

29,732 people are now labeled as inactive/recovered after Metro Health says they had the virus previously. 

Status of key Davidson County metrics: 

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 25.90
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 5.2
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 17 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 10 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 46 calls on Sunday, October 18

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UPDATE (10-16-20)

Davidson County has reported 167 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 31,178. 

Out of those cases, 1,460 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

The Metro Health Department has reported an additional confirmed virus death in the past 24 hours, an 80-year-old woman with underlying health conditions. There have been 287 deaths, both confirmed and probable, attributed to the virus. 

29,431 people are now labeled as inactive/recovered after Metro Health says they had the virus previously. 

Status of key Davidson County metrics: 

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 21.55
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 4.6
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 13 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 12 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 56 calls on Thursday, October 15

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UPDATE (10-15-20)

Davidson County has reported 54 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 31,011. 

Out of those cases, 1,443 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

The Metro Health Department has reported an additional confirmed virus death in the past 24 hours, a 65-year-old woman with underlying health conditions. There have been 286 deaths, both confirmed and probable, attributed to the virus. 

29,282 people are now labeled as inactive/recovered after Metro Health says they had the virus previously. 

Status of key Davidson County metrics: 

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 22.47
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 4.6
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 14 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 10 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 38 calls on Wednesday, October 14

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UPDATE (10-14-20)

Davidson County has reported 128 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 30,957. 

Out of those cases, 1,514 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

The Metro Health Department has reported an additional confirmed virus death in the past 24 hours, an 86-year-old woman with a pending medical history. There have been 285 deaths, both confirmed and probable, attributed to the virus. 

29,158 people are now labeled as inactive/recovered after Metro Health says they had the virus previously. 

Status of key Davidson County metrics: 

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 22.07
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 4.6
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 14 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 11 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 82 calls on Tuesday, October 13

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UPDATE (10-13-20)

Davidson County has reported 254 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 30,829. 

Out of those cases, 1,541 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

The Metro Health Department has reported no new confirmed or probable COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours. There have been 284 deaths, both confirmed and probable, attributed to the virus. 

29,004 people are now labeled as inactive/recovered after Metro Health says they had the virus previously. 

Status of key Davidson County metrics: 

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 20.77
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 4.4
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 16 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 16 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 6 calls on Monday, October 12

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UPDATE (10-12-20)

Davidson County has reported 209 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 30,575. 

Out of those cases, 1,405 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

The Metro Health Department has reported no new confirmed or probable COVID-19 deaths in the past 24 hours. There have been 284 deaths, both confirmed and probable, attributed to the virus.

28,886 are now labeled as inactive/recovered after Metro Health says they had the virus previously. 

Status of key Davidson County metrics:

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 17.56
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 3.8
  • Available Middle hospital beds: 13 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 15 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 40 calls on Saturday, October 10, 2020.

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UPDATE (10-11-20)

Davidson County has reported 170 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 30,336.

Out of those cases, 1,243 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years.

One additional confirmed death has been reported in the past 24 hours, a 71-year-old man with underlying health conditions. 

There have been 284 deaths, both confirmed and probable, attributed to the virus. 

28,839 people are now labeled as inactive/recovered after Metro health says they had the virus previously.

Status of key Davidson County metrics:

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 17.56
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 3.8
  • Available Middle hospital beds: 13 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 15 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 40 calls on Saturday, October 10, 2020.

UPDATE (10-7-20)

Davidson County has reported 160 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 29,790. 

Out of those cases, 1,143 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

There have been 283 deaths, both confirmed and probable, attributed to the virus. Two additional deaths were reported by Nashville's health department in the past day, a 77-year-old woman and an 85-year-old man, both with underlying health conditions.

28,364 people are now labeled as inactive/recovered after Metro health says they had the virus previously. 

Status of key Davidson County metrics: 

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 15.79
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 3.5
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 16 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 19 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 47 calls on Tuesday, October 6

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UPDATE (10-6-20)

Davidson County has reported 235 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 29,630. 

Out of those cases, 1,105 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years.

 There have been 281 deaths, both confirmed and probable, attributed to COVID-19.   Two additional confirmed deaths have been reported in the past 24 hours, a 64-year-old man and an 89-year-old woman, both with underlying health conditions.

28,244 people are now labeled as inactive/recovered after Metro Health says they had the virus previously. 

Status of key Davidson County metrics: 

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 15.40
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 3.6
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 16 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 18 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received six calls on Monday, October 5, 2020.

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UPDATE (10-4-20)

Davidson County has reported 67 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 29,225.

Out of those cases, 857 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

There have been 279 deaths, both confirmed and probable, attributed to COVID-19. 

Nashville moved into Phase 3 of reopening Thursday, with increased capacity at bars, restaurants, transpotainment and gatherings.  A mask mandate is still in place.

28,089 individuals are now labeled inactive/recovered after having the virus previously.

Status of key Davidson County metrics: 

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 15.76
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 3.8
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 17 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 14 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 36 calls on Saturday, October 3, 2020.

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UPDATE (9-29-20)

Davidson County has reported 65 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 28,911. 

Out of those cases, 1,075 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

Metro Health reported one additional COVID-19 death in the past 24 hours, a 74-year-old man with underlying health conditions. 274 deaths have been attributed to the virus in Davidson County. 

Status of key Davidson County metrics: 

  • 27,562 individuals are now labeled inactive/recovered. 
  • New cases per 100,000 people: 14.62
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 3.6
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 16 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 17 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received five calls on Monday, September 28.

UPDATE (9-28-20)

Davidson County has reported 193 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 28,846.

Out of those cases, 1,129 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

273 deaths have been attributed to the virus in Davidson County. 

Status of key Davidson County metrics: 

  • 27,444 individuals are now labeled inactive/recovered after having the virus previously.
  • New cases per 100,000 people: 14.75
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 3.6
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 18 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 14 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 7 calls on Sunday, September 27, 2020.

UPDATE (9-22-20)

Davidson County has reported 54 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 28,223. 

Out of those cases, 1,079 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

263 deaths have been attributed to the virus in Davidson County. In the past 24 hours, Metro Health has reported three additional deaths, including a 43-year-old man, a 57-year-old man and a 77-year-old woman, all with underlying health conditions. 

Status of Davidson County key metrics: 

  • 26,881 individuals are now labeled as inactive/recovered. 
  • New cases per 100,000 people: 15.23
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 4.3
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 17 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 20 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 10 calls on Monday, September 21

UPDATE (9-21-20)

Davidson County has reported 167 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 28,169. 

Out of those cases, 1,060 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

260 deaths have been attributed to the virus in Davidson County. 

Status of Davidson County key metrics: 

  • 26,849 individuals are now labeled as recovered.
  • New cases per 100,000 people: 15.20
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 4.3
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 17 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 14 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received seven calls on Sunday, September 20

UPDATE (9-20-20)

Davidson County has reported 75 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 28,002.  

Out of those cases, 932 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

260 deaths have been attributed to the virus in Davidson County. 

Status of Davidson County key metrics: 

  • 26,810 individuals are now labeled inactive/recovered after having the virus previously.
  • New cases per 100,000 people: 11.32
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 4.9
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 17 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 18 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 39 calls on Friday, September 18, 2020.

UPDATE (9-15-20)

Davidson County has reported 192 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 27,492.

Out of those cases, 1,175 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

An additional confirmed death has been reported in the past 24 hours, a 71-year-old man with underlying health conditions.

Including both confirmed and probable cases, 254 deaths have been attributed to the virus.

Status of Davidson County metrics: 

  • 26,063 individuals are now labeled inactive/recovered after having the virus previously.
  • New cases per 100,000 people: 16.62
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 6.3
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 18 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 20 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received six calls on Monday, September 14, 2020.

UPDATE (9-13-20)

Davidson County has reported 36 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 27,189. 

Out of those cases, 1,045 are active ranging in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

There have been no new confirmed deaths reported in the past 24 hours.  Including both confirmed and probable cases, a total of 251 deaths have been attributed to the virus.

Status of Davidson County metrics: 

  • 25,893 individuals are now labeled inactive/recovered after having the virus previously.
  • New cases per 100,000 people: 15.07
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 6.4
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 14 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 15 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 36 calls on Saturday, September 12, 2020.

COVID-19 Testing in Nashville:

The sites are open from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. on weekdays and are located at:

  • Nissan Stadium Lot "N," 1 Titans Way, Nashville, TN 37213
  • Meharry Medical College, 918 21st Ave. N., Nashville, TN 37208
  • Former Kmart, 2491 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville, TN 37217

UPDATE (9-7-20)

Davidson County has reported 254 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 26,686. 

Out of those cases, Metro Public Health Department's Epidemiology team says 52 are from the Riverbend Maximum Security Institution in Nashville. The Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) previously announced plans Thursday to test at least 2,890 inmates from 13 prison facilities across the state. 

Metro Health reports 1,134 active cases in Davidson County that range in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

There have been no confirmed or probable cases reported in the past 24 hours. Including both confirmed and probable cases, 243 deaths have been attributed to COVID-19. 

Status of Davidson County metrics: 

  • 25,309 individuals are now labeled inactive/recovered after having the virus previously.
  • New cases per 100,000 people: 13.84
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 5.7
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 18 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 12 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received seven calls on Sunday, September 6.

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UPDATE (9-6-20)

Davidson County has reported 118 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 26,432. 

Out of the total cases, 924 are active and range in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

Metro Health confirmed two additional deaths in the past 24 hours, a 64-year-old man and a 75-year-old man, both with underlying health conditions. Including both confirmed and probable cases, 243 deaths have been attributed to COVID-19.

Status of Davidson County metrics: 

  • 25,265 individuals are now labeled inactive/recovered after having the virus previously. 
  • New cases per 100,000 people: 15.21
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 5.9
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 14 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 13 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 13 calls on Saturday, September 5

UPDATE (9-5-20)

Davidson County has reported 35 new COVID-19 cases in the past day, bringing the total to 26,314. 

Out of the total cases, 926 are active and range in age from 1 month to 103 years. 

Metro Health confirmed one additional death in the past 24 hours, a 94-year-old man with underlying health conditions. Including both confirmed and pending cases, 241 deaths have been attributed to the virus in Davidson County. 

Status of Davidson County metrics: 

  • 25,147 individuals have recovered from the virus
  • New cases per 100,000 people: 14.17
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 6.4
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 16 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 10 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 35 calls on Friday, September 4

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UPDATE (9-4-20)

Davidson County has seen 4 cases new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 26,279.

Out of the total cases, 1,230 are active and range in age from 1 month to 103 years. Including both confirmed and pending cases, 240 deaths have been attributed to COVID-19. 

Status of Davidson County metrics:

  • 24,809 individuals have recovered from the virus.
  • New cases per 100,000 people: 15.20
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 6.3
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 15 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 11 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 32 calls on Thursday, September 3, 2020.

UPDATE (8-18-20)

Davidson County has seen 126 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 24,388. 

Out of the total cases, 2,742 ,are active and range in age from 1 month to 102 years. 

Including both confirmed and probable cases, 221 deaths have been attributed to COVID-19 in Davidson County.  Six additional confirmed deaths have been reported in the past 24 hours, including a 93-year-old woman and a 95-year-old woman with underlying health conditions, in addition to a 91-year-old man, a 94-year-old woman, a 97-year-old man and a 103-year-old woman with pending medical histories.

Here's the latest on Metro's Roadmap for Reopening metrics: 

  • New cases per 100,000 people: 27.1
  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 12.2
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 17 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 13 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 56 calls on Monday, August 17, 2020.

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UPDATE (8-16-20)

On Sunday, 107 COVID-19 cases reported in past 24 hours, bringing total to 24,143, including 2,837 active cases and 211 deaths.  

The 2,837 active cases range in age from 1 month to 102 years.

Metro Health reported one new death on Sunday among 211 total deaths in Nashville, which have been attributed to COVID-19, both confirmed and probable.

21,095 individuals have recovered from the virus.

Metro Health officials also added new metrics to their Roadmap for Reopening.  Here are the latest:

  • Seven-day percent positive of COVID-19 tests: 12.4
  • Available Middle Tennessee hospital beds: 17 percent
  • Available Middle Tennessee ICU beds: 12 percent
  • The MPHD COVID-19 Hotline received 36 calls on Wednesday, August 12, 2020.
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Metro Public Health Department reported an increase of 118 COVID-19 cases  on Wednesday.

The new cases bring Davidson County's total to  21,997 cases, 3,216 of which are active and 18,579 have recovered.

There's been a total of 202 deaths, both confirmed and probable.   Three additional confirmed deaths have been reported in the past 24 hours, a 69-year-old man, a 75-year-old woman and a 77-year-old man, all with underlying health conditions.

ICU bed capacity is at 10% availability and hospital bed capacity is at 16%. 

Nashville’s COVID-19 Assessment Center at 2491 Murfreesboro Pike will be closed on election day, Aug. 6.  The Old Kmart site will need to be closed for testing so the Election Commission members can access the building throughout election day.  

UPDATE: (7-29-20)

Metro says daily update is delayed due to "technical difficulties" at the state health department. 

Data will be released when available.

UPDATE: (7-28-20)

Metro Public Health Department reported an increase of 363 reported COVID-19 cases on Tuesday.

That brings Davidson County's total to 20,517 cases, 5,341 of which are active and 14,987 have recovered. 

The death toll is 189, including confirmed deaths and those attributed to COVID-19.  There have been 12 additional confirmed deaths reported in the past 24 hours, a 59-year-old female, 69-year-old female, 62-year-old female, 71-year-old female, 84-year-old female, 86-year-old female, 66-year-old female, 77-year-old man, 57-year-old man, and an 83-year-old man, all with underlying health conditions. There was a death of a 53-year-old man, with a pending medical history.  One new probable death was reported in the past day, a 94-year-old man with underlying health conditions.

Nashville's available hospital beds are at 18 percent and available ICU beds are at 12 percent - both under the goal of 20 percent.  Metro officials confirm 12% capacity is the lowest ICU bed capacity to date. 

Nashville is remaining in a modified Phase Two of reopening for the "unforeseeable future."

New heat maps released  Tuesday show many cases clustered in the downtown Nashville area and southeast Davidson County.  The Madison area also shows a concentration of COVID-19 cases.

COVID-19 cases in the county range from 1 month old to 102-years-old.   

Metro Health reports 164,465 tests have been conducted, with a 12.5% percentage of positive results.

UPDATE (7-5-20)

Metro Health reported 328 additional COVID-19 cases Sunday as the city is reverting back to Phase 2.

The total number of cases has reached 11,769 including 117 deaths and 7,766 recoveries.

Cases range in age from one month to 102-years-old.

Heading into the 4th of July weekend, bars are shuttered for at least two weeks as clusters have emerged.  Mayor Cooper announced Thursday there would be no fireworks show.  The annual event had previously been canceled.

Metro Public Health reports 105,410 COVID-19 tests have been conducted,  11,756 have tested positive for the virus and 105,410 have tested negative, an 11.2% positive rate.

Nashville moved into Phase 3 on June 22 with the hopes of staying that way for at least 28 days. However, after only 11 days in the new phase, Nashville will be reverting back to a modified Phase Two which adds more capacity limits in establishments.

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More than 10,000 people have been infected with COVID-19 in Nashville, Metro Public Health announced Wednesday. 

According to the health department, Davidson County now has a total of 10,148 cases, representing an increase of 343 in the past 24 hours.

Including both confirmed and probable cases, 108 deaths in the area have been attributed to COVID-19. 7,119 individuals have recovered from the virus.

Nearly 95,000 people have been tested for the virus in Nashville, with 84,630 negative results and 10,148 positive/probable cases. 2,921 cases of coronavirus are now active.

UPDATE (6-30-20)

Davidson County has seen an increase of 457 new COVID-19 cases in the past 48 hours. According to the Metro Public Health Department, the county now has 9,805 confirmed and probable cases of the virus.

Of Nashville's new cases, 42 are linked to a testing operation at the Davidson County Sheriff's Office. 

There have been two more confirmed deaths attributed to coronavirus in the past two days, an 89-year-old man and a 50-year-old man, both with underlying health conditions.

Including both confirmed and probable cases, 108 deaths in the Nashville area have been attributed to COVID-19. 

7,014 people have recovered from the virus. 2,683 of Metro's 9,805 cases are active.

The health department says 92,900 have been tested for coronavirus in Davidson County. Of those, 83,095 negative results and 9,805 positive results have been returned.

Health officials remind everyone to take steps to stop the spread of germs like COVID-19. These include:

  • Practice social distancing as defined by the CDC (6 feet of distance from others).
  • Gatherings are recommended to be kept at 25 people or fewer, to the extent possible. Intimate gatherings are the most high-risk setting for transmission of COVID-19.
  • Wear a cloth face covering when in a community setting, especially in situations where you may be near people. These face coverings are not a substitute for social distancing.
  • Stay at home as much as possible. People over 65 years of age or whose health is at risk should remain at home if possible.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water. Use alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when coughing or sneezing.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth.

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UPDATE (6-28-20)

The amount of COVID-19 cases in Davidson County has reached 9,348, including both confirmed and probable cases, representing an increase of 122 new confirmed cases reported in 24 hours.

Three probable cases have died in the past 24 hours. Including both confirmed and probable cases, 106 deaths in Davidson County have been attributed to COVID-19.

6,755 people have recovered from the virus. There are currently 2,487 active cases.

The Metro Public Health Department says there are 10 new probable cases of COVID-19 in the past day. According to health officials, probable cases refer to those that do not test positive for a diagnostic test but may have tested positive in a different form of test like an antibody or serologic test. Probable cases can also be counted for those that were never tested but exhibited factors consistent with a COVID-19 infection, like symptoms and close contact to confirmed cases.

UPDATE: (6-23-20)

The amount of COVID-19 cases in Davidson County has reached 8,267 , including both confirmed and probable cases, representing an increase of 139 new confirmed cases reported in 24 hours.  

There have been a total of 92 deaths attributed to COVID-19, including both confirmed and probable cases.  That represents an additional two deaths in the past day, including a 55-year old male and a 67-year old male. Both had underlying health conditions.

Mayor Cooper announced  Monday Nashville is entering Phase Three of reopening on Monday.  Dr. Alex Jahangir said there were currently 113 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Nashville.  Dr. Jahangir said the move to Phase 3 comes after 28 days spent in Phase 2.  Nashville's roadmap to reopening is based on a 14-day trend in cases and if necessary, Nashville could be reverted to previous stages.

The latest heat maps released last week continue to show COVID-19 clusters in the southeast part of Davidson County:

There are 1,992 active cases and 6,183 recoveries. 

Available hospital beds has increased to 27 percent and available ICU beds remains at 24 percent.  

Latest race data released last week:

Percentage of Cases By Race

  • Asian 4.2 %
  • Black/African American 12.4%
  • Other Race 19.7%
  • Pending 24%
  • Two or More Races 0.4%
  • Unknown 8.0%
  • White 30.9%

Deaths by Race

  • Asian 3
  • Black/African American 33
  • Other 5
  • White 48

Ethnicity

  • Hispanic 12
  • Non-Hispanic 77

Cases by sex

  • Male: 3,965
  • Female: 3,297
  • Unknown: 221

UPDATE (6-14-20)

The amount of COVID-19 cases in Davidson County has reached 6,885, including both confirmed and probable cases, representing an increase of 67 new cases in 24 hours.

No additional deaths were confirmed from Saturday to Sunday, keeping the confirmed death toll at 80, however, three probable deaths were reported on Saturday, including a 68-year-old man, a 68-year-old woman and a 58-year-old woman. The total of probable and confirmed deaths is 83.

Available hospital beds remains at 27 percent and available ICU beds is at 28 percent.

Metro Health reports 5,478 people have made recoveries from the virus in Nashville. There are 1,324 active COVID-19 cases in the county. In total, 71,614 people have been tested for coronavirus in Davidson County. So far, there are 64,729 negative test results.

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(6-10-20)

The amount of COVID-19 cases in Davidson County has reached 6,571, representing an increase of 159 new cases in 24 hours.

Six additional COVID-19 deaths have been reported in Davidson County, including an 82-year-old man, a 57-year-old man, a 91-year-old woman, and three women 75 years of age. All six people had underlying health conditions, Metro Public Health reports. Their deaths bring Davidson County's COVID-19 death toll to 79.

4,987 people have made recoveries from the virus in Nashville. There are 1,505 active COVID-19 cases in the county. 68,704 people have been tested for coronavirus in Davidson County. So far, there are 62,133 negative test results.

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UPDATE (6-9-20)

The amount of COVID-19 cases in Davidson County has reached 6,412, representing an increase of 184 new cases in 24 hours.

An additional COVID-19 death has been reported in Davidson County after an 81-year-old man passed away. It's unknown if he had any underlying health conditions. His death brings Nashville's COVID-19 death toll to 73.

4,897 people have made recoveries from the virus in Nashville. 67,421 people have been tested for coronavirus in Davidson County. So far, there are 61,009 negative test results.

Heat maps released Tuesday show the majority of Nashville's COVID-19 clusters remain in the southeast part of the county. 

UPDATE (6-8-20)

The amount of COVID-19 cases in Davidson County has reached 6,228, representing an increase of 72 new cases in 24 hours.

72 people have died in relation to coronavirus in Davidson County with 4,741 recoveries.

65,775 have been tested for the virus in Davidson County. 6,228 have contracted the virus. 59,547 have received negative test results. 

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UPDATE (6-7-20)

The amount of COVID-19 cases in Davidson County has reached  6,156. That's an increase of 124 new cases in the past 24 hours.

Mayor Cooper announced Thursday that the city will remain in Phase Two of reopening as there's been an uptick in the 14-day COVID-19 case trend.

There are 1,356 active virus cases, 4,728 recoveries and 72 deaths. 

UPDATE (6-2-20)

The amount of COVID-19 cases in Nashville has reached 5,617. Metro Health reports that's an increase of 100 reported  novel coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours. 

A total of 64 people have lost their lives from the virus in Nashville. 4,237 people have made recoveries.

Metro Health reports 59,885 people in Nashville have been tested for coronavirus. Of those, 54,268 negative results have been returned and 5,617 cases have been confirmed.

Metro Health said Nashville currently has 28% of hospital beds available and 26% of ICU beds. 

One additional death reported in Davidson County includes a 65-year-old man with underlying health conditions.

Nashville is currently in Phase Two of reopening, which includes the reopening of barbershops, hair and nail salons and tattoo parlors and increases capacity limits at restaurants, bars and retailers.

Heat maps released Tuesday show most of Davidson County cases are coming from the southeast part of the county.

64 people have died from COVID-19 in Nashville:

  • 72-year old man
  • 62-year old man
  • 78-year old man
  • 69-year-old man
  • 67-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 73-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 83-year-old man
  • 73-year-old man
  • 60-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 48-year old man
  • 74-year old man
  • 75-year old man
  • 73-year-old man
  • 41-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 75-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 82-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 81-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 70-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 71-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 66-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 85-year old male with underlying health conditions
  • 63-year old female with underlying health conditions
  • 81-year-old male with underlying health conditions
  • 82-year-old female with underlying health conditions
  • 68-year-old man
  • 85-year-old woman with underlying health conditions.
  • 87-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 71 -year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 81-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 76-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 65-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 62-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 55 -year-old man. Details are still pending on whether he had underlying health conditions.
  • 75 -year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 74-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 86-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 54-year-old man with with underlying health conditions
  • 74-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 67-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 74-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 70-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 46-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 75-year-old woman, it's unknown if she had underlying health conditions
  • an 83-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 89-year-old woman, it's unknown if she had underlying health conditions
  • 69-year-old woman, it's unknown if she had underlying health conditions
  • 78-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 73-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 54-year-old woman with with underlying health conditions
  • 67-year-old woman with with underlying health conditions
  • 91-year-old woman who had underlying health conditions
  • 50-year-old man who had underlying health conditions
  • 59-year-old man who had underlying health conditions
  • 90-year-old woman
  • 56-year-old man who had underlying health conditions
  • 76-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 87-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 61-year-old man with an unknown medical history
  • 65-year-old man with underlying health conditions

Active cases by age:

  • Unknown: 84
  • 0-10: 224
  • 11-20: 486
  • 21-30: 1,352
  • 31-40: 1,190
  • 41-50: 909
  • 51-60: 689
  • 61-70: 408
  • 71-80: 183
  • 81+: 92
  • Total active cases: 1,316
  • Recovered: 4,237
  • Deaths: 64

UPDATE (5-26-20)

Nashville has 4,974 confirmed cases of COVID-19. That's an increase of 153 new cases reported Tuesday as Phase Two of reopening has officially begun in Music City. 

Metro Health reports 56 people have died from the virus in Davidson County and 3,571 have made recoveries.

According to Dr. Alex Jahangir, 72% of all COVID-19 cases in Davidson County have recovered. 

Nashville entered Phase Two on Monday, which includes the reopening of barbershops, hair and nail salons and tattoo parlors and increases capacity limits at restaurants, bars and retailers.

Heat maps released Tuesday show most of Davidson County cases are coming from the southeast part of the county.

The Metro area has administered 54,104 COVID-19 tests. Of those, 9.2% have tested positive, 49,130 have received negative test results in Davidson County.

64 people have died from COVID-19 in Nashville:

  • 72-year old man
  • 62-year old man
  • 78-year old man
  • 69-year-old man
  • 67-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 73-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 83-year-old man
  • 73-year-old man
  • 60-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 48-year old man
  • 74-year old man
  • 75-year old man
  • 73-year-old man
  • 41-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 75-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 82-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 81-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 70-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 71-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 66-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 85-year old male with underlying health conditions
  • 63-year old female with underlying health conditions
  • 81-year-old male with underlying health conditions
  • 82-year-old female with underlying health conditions
  • 68-year-old man
  • 85-year-old woman with underlying health conditions.
  • 87-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 71 -year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 81-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 76-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 65-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 62-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 55 -year-old man. Details are still pending on whether he had underlying health conditions.
  • 75 -year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 74-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 86-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 54-year-old man with with underlying health conditions
  • 74-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 67-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 74-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 70-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 46-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 75-year-old woman, it's unknown if she had underlying health conditions
  • an 83-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 89-year-old woman, it's unknown if she had underlying health conditions
  • 69-year-old woman, it's unknown if she had underlying health conditions
  • 78-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 73-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 54-year-old woman with with underlying health conditions
  • 67-year-old woman with with underlying health conditions
  • 91-year-old woman who had underlying health conditions
  • 50-year-old man who had underlying health conditions
  • 59-year-old man who had underlying health conditions
  • 90-year-old woman
  • 56-year-old man who had underlying health conditions
  • 76-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 87-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 61-year-old man with an unknown medical history
  • 65-year-old man with underlying health conditions 

Active cases by age:

  • Unknown: 84
  • 0-10: 224
  • 11-20: 486
  • 21-30: 1,352
  • 31-40: 1,190
  • 41-50: 909
  • 51-60: 689
  • 61-70: 408
  • 71-80: 183
  • 81+: 92
  • Total active cases: 1,316
  • Recovered: 4,237
  • Deaths: 64

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UPDATE (6-1-20)

75 percent of the COVID-19 cases in Davidson County have recovered, Dr. Jahangir with the Metro Coronavirus Task Force announced.

As of Monday, Nashville has a total of 5,517 confirmed cases of the virus, representing an increase of 132 new cases in the past 24 hours. 63 people have died from COVID-19 in Davidson County with 4,165 recoveries.

Dr. Jahangir said COVID-19 numbers in Nashville highlight health disparities for minorities and those with limited access to care.

Showing progress from last week, Metro's hospital bed capacity is back in the green with 31 percent and 28 percent ICU bed availability. Health officials said they are "confident we have sufficient capacity."

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UPDATE (5-22-20)

Davidson County's COVID-19 death toll is at 53, as Metro Health officials reported an increase of one death on Sunday.

The number of COVID-19 cases in Nashville has risen to 4,731 representing an increase of 48 reported cases in the past 24 hours.  

Mayor John Cooper announced Thursday that Nashville will enter Phase Two on Monday, which includes the reopening of barbershops, hair and nail salons and tattoo parlors and increases capacity limits at restaurants, bars and retailers.

COVID-19 testing centers are closed Monday for Memorial Day.

Nashville's transmission and doubling rates remain below 1.

Last week, Tennessee's Unified Command conducted mass testing at public housing neighborhoods in Nashville on Thursday and Friday.

Health officials said 3,528 people have recovered from the virus.  Heat maps released Tuesday show most of Davidson County cases are coming from the southeast part of the county.

Ages of confirmed cases in Davidson County range from a one-month-old baby to 99-years-old.

On Wednesday, Metro Health also released COVID-19 testing and deaths by race/ethnicity.

The Metro area has administered 50,912 COVID-19 tests. Of those, 9.3% have tested positive, 46,181 have received negative test results in Davidson County. 

Davidson County Juvenile Court will be reopening June 1, Metro announced Friday. 

53 people have died from COVID-19 in Nashville:

  • 72-year old man
  • 62-year old man
  • 78-year old man
  • 69-year-old man
  • 67-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 73-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 83-year-old man
  • 73-year-old man
  • 60-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 48-year old man
  • 74-year old man
  • 75-year old man
  • 73-year-old man
  • 41-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 75-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 82-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 81-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 70-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 71-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 66-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 85-year old male with underlying health conditions
  • 63-year old female with underlying health conditions
  • 81-year-old male with underlying health conditions
  • 82-year-old female with underlying health conditions
  • 68-year-old man
  • 85-year-old woman with underlying health conditions.
  • 87-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 71 -year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 81-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 76-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 65-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 62-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 55 -year-old man. Details are still pending on whether he had underlying health conditions.
  • 75 -year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 74-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 86-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 54-year-old man with with underlying health conditions
  • 74-year-old woman with underlying health conditions
  • 67-year-old man with underlying health conditions 
  • 74-year-old woman with underlying health conditions 
  • 70-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 46-year-old woman with underlying health conditions 
  • 75-year-old woman, it's unknown if she had underlying health conditions 
  • an 83-year-old man with underlying health conditions 
  • 89-year-old woman,  it's unknown if she had underlying health conditions
  • 69-year-old woman,  it's unknown if she had underlying health conditions
  • 78-year-old woman with underlying health conditions 
  • 73-year-old man with underlying health conditions
  • 54-year-old woman with with underlying health conditions
  • 67-year-old woman with with underlying health conditions
  • 91-year-old woman who had underlying health conditions
  • 50-year-old man who had underlying health conditions
  • 59-year-old man who had underlying health conditions

Active cases by age:

  • Unknown: 7
  • 0-10: 159
  • 11-20: 388
  • 21-30: 1,167
  • 31-40: 981
  • 41-50: 762
  • 51-60: 594
  • 61-70: 372
  • 71-80: 169
  • 81+: 84
  • Total active cases: 4,683
  • Recovered: 3,508
  • Deaths: 53

Metro Health officials also released COVID-19 cases and fatality rates by race last Wednesday:

  • Asian: 253 cases, .4% fatality rate
  • Black/African American: 497 cases,3% .4% fatality rate
  • White: 1,321, 1.4% .4% fatality rate
  • Other Race: 473 cases, .6% .4% fatality rate

Cooper's "Roadmap to Reopening" is a four-phase plan of reopening the city's economy. It includes a timeline for when businesses can open and under what health restrictions.  

With social distancing restrictions, the economy will begin to reopen in phases with retails, commercial, restaurants with social distancing. That will be followed by certain elective outpatient procedures then gyms, entertainment and person hygiene businesses.

These will all be scaled back if the virus continues to advance.

Health officials remind everyone to take steps to stop the spread of COVID-19. These include:

  • Practice social distancing as defined by the CDC (6 feet apart). Do not gather in groups larger than 10.
  • Stay at home, unless leaving your home is absolutely necessary because you have medical needs or are an essential worker.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water. Use alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when coughing or sneezing.
  • Don’t touch the T-zone of your face: your eyes, nose or mouth.
  • Stay away from others in your home if you are sick.

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UPDATE: (3-30-20)

Metro Nashville Health officials report the city has now reported 443 COVID-19 cases, including three deaths.

Mayor John Cooper also announced the city's third death from COVID-19, a 69-year-old male.  Health officials are working to confirm if he had underlying health issues.

 Another person who died in Nashville is a 67-year-old man who had underlying health conditions.   Another 12 patients remain hospitalized, 80 patients have recovered and the remaining cases are in self-isolation. 

Overall, patients range in age from a 2-month-old baby and 84-year-old patient.

CASES BY AGE (Active): 

  • Unknown: 51
  • 0-10: 4
  • 0-10: 23
  • 21-30 :164
  • 31-40 :63
  • 41-50: 57
  • 51-60: 38
  • 61-70: 23
  • 71-80: 17
  • 81+:3

UPDATE: (3-26-20)

Davidson County is under a "Safer at Home" executive order while cases in the greater Nashville area continue to rise.

Metro Health officials said Thursday there are now 293 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County, 52 who have recovered. Tennessee has three coronavirus deaths, one in Nashville.   Another 12 patients are hospitalized. 

Among the cases is a 2-month-old experiencing mild symptoms.  The oldest patient is 84 years old.

All other patients are self-isolating at home with mild symptoms. 

Total Cases by age (Active Cases) 

  • Unknown: 3
  • 0-10: 3
  • 11-20: 19
  • 21-30 :125
  • 31-40 :53
  • 41-50: 32
  • 51-60: 22
  • 61-70: 20
  • 71-80: 13
  • 81+:3

Total Cases by sex 

  •  Male: 149
  • Female: 144

Metro launched a Coronavirus Hotline that can be reached at 615-862-777 and will operate from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week. Interpretation services will be available in Spanish and Arabic, among other languages.

Metro has also launched a Small Business Task Force to address issues within this community as it deals with COVID-19 and the aftermath of destructive March 3 tornadoes.

Residents throughout Davidson County are urged to stay home unless needed and avoid gathering in groups of more than 10 people for non-essential purposes. The executive order also closes non-essential businesses for the next 14 days.

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Metro Health officials said there are now 110 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County, 15 who have recovered.

This represents an increase of 50 in the last 24 hours.  The cases are confirmed in patients ranging in age from 11 to 73 years old.

Of the cases, 53 are male, 53 are female and 4 are "unknown."

Total Cases by age

  • Age Unknown :15
  • Age 5-17: 1
  • Age 18-49: 75
  • Age 50-64; 12
  • Age 65+: 7

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Nashville Mayor John Cooper has started a task force amid the coronavirus pandemic as cases continue to rise in Davidson County. 

Click here for the resource website from the Metro Health Department.  Residents can use this website and resource numbers to call and ask questions about COVID-19, including speaking with healthcare providers if you think you may have the virus.  Elderly people and those in the high-risk criteria should call 311 for resources, including meals.

There are now  110 confirmed cases in the Metro area, officials said.  The cases range in age from 11 to 73 years old.  All cases are self-isolating at home and have mild and manageable symptoms.  Two of the cases is hospitalized and all others are self-isolating at home and have mild and manageable symptoms.

This comes  after Gov. Bill Lee declared an emergency statewide and a public emergency declaration in the greater Metro area.

The Metro Coronavirus Task Force will include leading clinicians, epidemiologists, and other partners from Metro Government, educational institutions, hospitals, and other important community organizations from throughout Nashville and Davidson County. The task force membership is being finalized at this time. 

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Dr. Alex Jahangir, MD, MMHC  has been announced as chair.  He currently serves as Director of the Division of Orthopedic Trauma at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and Executive Medical Director of the Vanderbilt Center for Trauma, Burn, and Emergency Surgery

Of the cases of COVID-19 in Tennessee, 13 are in Nashville/Davidson County.

On Thursday, Cooper urged “social distancing” to help combat the spread of COVID-19.

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