Greenview Hospital reports 26 COVID-19 positive cases among staff

BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – TriStar Greenview Regional Hospital reported Thursday that since the beginning of March, 26 hospital staffers have tested positive for COVID-19.

“Tristar Greenview Regional Hospital is working hard to protect our colleagues as they continue to serve our patients and communities during the COVID-19 pandemic,” hospital spokeswoman Andria McGregor said in a written statement.

“Since the beginning of March, we have had 26 colleague test positive for COVID-19. Those colleagues who are currently COVID-19 positive are recovering at home.

“As with all COVID-19 cases, we have activated protocols, including isolating the colleague(s) and following precautions to ensure the safety of our employees, physicians and patients.

“We also work closely with the CDC and the state health department, following their guidance on the notification of any individuals who may have been in contact with these colleagues,” McGregor said.