Metro Health Dept. reports 9,348 cases of COVID-19 in Nashville on Sunday


NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — There are now 9,348 confirmed cases of COVID-19 and an additional five patients have died in Davidson County as of Sunday, according to the Metro Public Health Department.

There has been a total of 106 deaths in Davidson County. Medical history for each case is pending.

The total number of confirmed and probable cases grew by 122 in the past 24 hours.

The health department clarified there are no new probable cases reported in the past 24 hours.

“Probable cases refer to those that do not test positive in a diagnostic test but might have tested positive in a different form of test like an antibody or serologic test. Probable cases also could refer to cases that were never tested but exhibited the factors consistent with a COVID-19 infection, like symptoms and close contacts of confirmed cases.”

A reported 6,755 individuals have recovered from the virus. Of the confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Davidson County, 2,487 are “active.” The remaining cases are self-isolated at their homes and have mild and manageable symptoms.

Of the 89,891 tests performed in the county, 10.4% had positive results.

To be tested at a Davidson County assessment center, call the COVID-19 Hotline at 615-862-7777 to speak with a health care professional.

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(This reflects what the TDH is reporting each day at 2 p.m. CST )

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