Jim Hogg County confirms all 3 of their COVID-19 patients are recovered and have been released

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Posted at 5:18 PM, May 13, 2020

HEBBRONVILLE, Texas — Jim Hogg County officials have reported that all 3 of their COVID-19 patients have recovered from the virus and are released from isolation.

"We are happy to report that the patients with COVID-19 have been released from isolation by State Health Officials," said Jim Hogg County officials in a post.

Dr. Emilie Prot, Regional Medical Director for Region 11 spoke to them earlier today confirming the recoveries.

"That means we now have no POSITIVE COVID-19 cases in our community. All individuals have recovered and have been released to go back to work," says the post.

Officials also reiterated the importance of following protocols offered by Health Care Officials to stop the spread of this virus.

"Thanks for joining us in praying for these individuals. We continue to pray for God's protection during these times of uncertainty," says the post.