Spokeswoman: 36 Norton Healthcare employees test positive for COVID-19

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – Officials with Norton Healthcare say 36 employees have tested positive for COVID-19, a spokeswoman confirmed with WHAS11 News on Sunday.

The employees worked in patient-focused areas.

It’s unclear when and where the employees contracted the virus.

A spokeswoman said CEO Russ Cox has been giving daily updates about the hospital’s response to the COVID-19 outbreak.

The spokeswoman also confirmed Norton Healthcare has treated 122 cases of the virus and currently has 30 patients among their four hospitals.

This story will be updated. 

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