No new COVID-19 cases in Wichita County on Tuesday, nursing home patient being retested

COVID-19 Update for Tuesday

WICHITA FALLS, Texas (TNN) - The Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Health District confirmed there were no new COVID-19 cases in Wichita County on Tuesday.

Three more nursing homes in Texoma received their test results today and they reported one preliminary positive patient. The patient will be retested to ensure an accurate result is achieved.

There are a total of 85 cases in Wichita County.

There have been 68 total recoveries, 4,477 negative tests, 517 pending tests and 2 deaths.

There are currently 15 patients recovering at home.

Sheridan Medical Lodge in Burkburnett reported Monday 46 residents and 32 staff members tested positive for COVID-19 during routine facility testing on May 25. The Wichita Falls-Wichita County Health Department reports there were three residents and four staff members that tested positive for COVID-19 at Evergreen Healthcare Center as well.


We remain at 85 confirmed cases. Three additional nursing home/long term care facilities received results today from the Texas Department of State Health Services. There was one preliminary positive, which will be retested. Total, pending and negative counts listed below are included in the overall Wichita County numbers.

Iowa Park Health Care Center – Tested May 23

Total Number Tested (All Wichita County Jurisdiction): 53

Staff Total Tested: 31

Positive: 0

Negative: 30

Pending: 1

Residents Tested: 22

Positive: 0

Negative: 22

Pending: 0

Electra Health Care Center – Tested May 23

Total Number Tested: 59

Total Tested Wichita County Jurisdiction: 56

Staff Total Tested: 28

Positive: 0

Negative: 27

Pending: 1

Residents Total Tested: 28

Positive: 0

Negative: 26

Pending: 2

Texhoma Christian Care Center – Tested May 28

Total Number Tested: 409

Total Tested Wichita County Jurisdiction: 397

Staff Total Tested: 221

Preliminary Positive: 1

Negative: 81

Pending: 139

Residents Total Tested: 176

Positive: 0

Negative: 24

Pending: 152


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