Coronavirus

Monroeville Nursing Home Reports 47 Covid-19 Cases, After Reporting Zero Last Week

A Monroeville nursing home has reported 47 cases of covid-19 to state health officials, after reporting none a week ago.

Long-term care facility data from the state’s Department of Health shows that Monroeville Rehabilitation & Wellness Center reported zero cases of covid-19. In numbers updated on Tuesday, the center reported 47 cases and seven deaths.

Nursing homes are required to report daily covid-19 case counts to the state.

Administrators for the center could not be immediately reached for comment, but management did provide a statement to Trib news partner WPXI through its public relations firm.

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