News Release Date: August 19, 2020
Make contact with: Morgan Warthin, (307) 344-2015
MAMMOTH Sizzling SPRINGS, WY –
Staff Surveillance Tests
Yellowstone’s August 18 press release reported 121 “pending” staff COVID-19 checks taken late past 7 days. All of these tests have returned negative, bringing the park’s overall asymptomatic unfavorable examination count to 1,499 due to the fact early June (467 unfavorable assessments in the earlier 3 weeks).
The park, in partnership with the states of Montana and Wyoming and surrounding counties, will exam somewhere around 150 more front-line workers on August 20. More facts about the surveillance testing effort and hard work is offered in park information releases dated June 30 and June 4.
- Whole checks performed to date: 1,499
- Total checks with damaging outcomes: 1,499
- Complete tests with favourable results:
- Whole exams with success pending:
The first information launch, dated August 18, 2020, can be found at go.nps.gov/20036