The amount listed by the State and what the Gila County reports has a discrepancy, of which the Gila County Health and Emergency Management notes in their latest update:
“Currently, the ADHS dashboard indicates we have 87 cases in Gila County. We are currently investigating those additional confirmed positive cases that were reported to us in Medsis. We do know that these cases reside in San Carlos; however, we have not been able to determine if these cases are actually in Gila County. We are working with our tribal partners to resolve the issue. We have been assured that all cases and close contacts are currently under quarantine in San Carlos.
We have confirmed two (2) additional cases in Gila County.
Case #80: Is a resident of Miami, female in her 60s. Transmission is due to close contact with a known positive case.
Case #81 is a resident of Globe, female in her 60s. Transmission is due to close contact with a known positive case.”