City of Amarillo Holds COVID-19 Press Conference

Officials with the City of Amarillo Public Health Department, Baptist Saint Anthonys, and Northwest Texas Healthcare system came together Thursday afternoon to discuss COVID-19.

Dr. Brian Weis of NorthWest Texas Healthcare System about the virus. 

Officials again are reminding residents that there are no cases of COVID19 in Amarillo.

Dr. Weis reminds the community not to panic because this virus is not as mean as they thought it was from China. 

Director of Public Health for the City of Amarillo, Casie Stoughton reminds the public to use common sense about washing their hands.

If you or someone you know has been traveling abroad or to areas that have cases of the virus, Casie Stoughton says it is best to go ahead and go to the doctor and if you are not feeling well, stay away from work or crowded areas.

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