COVID-19 Update: Cheatham County



Today, September 16, the Tennessee Department of Health announced that Cheatham County has a total of 775 confirmed positive COVID-19 tests. This is up 10 cases from yesterday.

Recoveries/inactive cases are at 718- up just 1 from yesterday. This brings the current active case total up to 47.

The number of related local deaths stands at 10.

There have been 9, 617 negative tests taken to-date.

The Cheatham County Health Department has FREE COVID-19 testing available Monday through Friday. For more information, Call 615-792-4318.

* The reason behind the drastic change in recent numbers being reported is because the state is no longer reporting "recovered" cases. Instead, they will report the number of "inactive/recovered" cases. The new numbers reflect cases that are at least 14 days beyond their illness onset date and who are not deceased.







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