Phelps Health announced this morning that it has further restricted its visitation policy until further notice. The following release was issued:
Phelps County News
As of March 23, 2020, the Phelps County Public Housing Agency (PHA) office is closed to the public. In an effort to reduce Covid-19 exposure, PHA staff are using extra precautions to reduce person-to-person contact for the foreseeable future. Until further notice, walk-ins or unscheduled appointments will not be accepted. The PHA encourages everyone to try to conduct business by phone, email, mail, or fax to the extent possible.
The Phelps/Maries County Health Department (PMCHD) has confirmed its first positive case of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) In Maries County. The case Is travel-related, and the individual is quarantined at home.
Missouri University of Science and Technology has launched a fund to help students build resiliency during the COVID-19 crisis through emergency assistance, online outreach and technological support.
The Phelps Health Foundation has started a fundraiser to assist Phelps Health in its continuing efforts to serve the region in the battle against the coronavirus pandemic.