Moultrie County Health Department is warning of a COVID-19 outbreak at the Sullivan Rehabilitation and Health Care Center (SRHCC) located in Sullivan. The announcement came Wednesday evening as 20 individuals associated with the SRHCC have tested positive for the virus. The individuals included are one employee and 19 residents of the facility. They range in age from 20-80. 7 other individuals in Moultrie County also tested positive for COVID as well.
SHRCC has notified all residents of the outbreak and all residents and staff have already completed testing. Everyone who has tested positive or been exposed have been isolated and quarantined for safety. Visitation is currently restricted for the protection of everyone involved.
Moultrie County Health Department Administrator, Angela Hogan is asking everyone for patience. “On behalf of all involved, we at the Moultrie County Health Department understand that this is very stressful for everyone. We ask for your patience, understanding, and support for the Sullivan Rehabilitation and Health Care Center and these special members of our community during this difficult time.”