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Governor Ron Desantis issued an order directing a public health emergency in Florida on Sunday after the state recorded its first positive case of the new coronavirus (COVID-19).Governor Ron Desantis issued an order directing a public health emergency in Florida on Sunday after the state recorded its first positive case of the new coronavirus (COVID-19).

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis issued a public health emergency Sunday evening after two people, one in Manatee County and one in Hillsborough County, tested presumptively positive for COVID-19, the novel coronavirus -- the first such infections in the state.Florida Governor Ron DeSantis issued a public health emergency Sunday evening after two people, one in Manatee County and one in Hillsborough County, tested presumptively positive for COVID-19, the novel coronavirus -- the first such infections in the state.

Two people in the Tampa Bay area test 'presumptively positive' for Coronavirus.Two people in the Tampa Bay area test 'presumptively positive' for Coronavirus.

Two people in Tampa Bay area test 'presumptively positive' for Coronavirus

Florida Department of Health labs in the state of Florida are now able to test people for the coronavirus, according to Helen Ferre, the director of communications for Gov. Ron DeSantis.Florida Department of Health labs in the state of Florida are now able to test people for the coronavirus, according to Helen Ferre, the director of communications for Gov. Ron DeSantis.

Florida can now test for coronavirus at state health labs, including Jacksonville

“Tomorrow I will be in Tampa and Miami with Surgeon General Rivkees and other officials to discuss our continued statewide response on #COVID19. https://t.co/sMrWkQlyoi”

Ron DeSantis on Twitter: "Tomorrow I will be in Tampa and Miami with Surgeon General Rivkees and other officials to discuss our continued statewide response on #COVID19.… https://t.co/SToAFLaUPm"

“Florida has 2 presumptive positive #COVID19 cases: one adult resident of Hillsborough County and one adult resident of Manatee County. Both individuals are isolated and being appropriately cared for.”

Florida Dept. Health on Twitter: "Florida has 2 presumptive positive #COVID19 cases: one adult resident of Hillsborough County and one adult resident of Manatee County. Both individuals are isolated and being appropriately cared for."

“COVID-19 has arrived in Florida: two presumptive positive cases, in Manatee and Hillsborough counties, per @GovRonDeSantis, who has declared a public health emergency.”

Patricia Mazzei on Twitter: "COVID-19 has arrived in Florida: two presumptive positive cases, in Manatee and Hillsborough counties, per @GovRonDeSantis, who has declared a public health emergency."

“Florida @GovRonDeSantis ordered a statewide health emergency Sunday evening after two residents in Manatee and Hillsborough counties tested positive for the coronavirus. #FlaPol https://t.co/CiCxyiUeYo”

Alexandra Glorioso on Twitter: "Florida @GovRonDeSantis ordered a statewide health emergency Sunday evening after two residents in Manatee and Hillsborough counties tested positive for the coronavirus. #FlaPol https://t.co/CiCxyiUeYo"

The executive order issued from Governor Ron DeSantis on Sunday said the two individuals include a Manatee County resident and a Hillsborough County resident. The executive order issued from Governor Ron DeSantis on Sunday said the two individuals include a Manatee County resident and a Hillsborough County resident.

2 people ‘presumptively tested positive’ for coronavirus in Manatee, Hillsborough Co. | WFLA

Coronavirus Cases Likely In HIllsborough, Manatee - Tampa, FL - Florida health officials announced the state's first cases of COVID-19 on the same day the second coronavirus death was reported in the U.S.Florida health officials announced the state's first cases of COVID-19 on the same day the second coronavirus death was reported in the U.S.

2 Coronavirus Cases Presumed In 2 Florida Counties: Governor | Tampa, FL Patch

Public health emergency (United States) - Wikipedia

Following two presumptive-positive coronavirus cases, Florida's governor declares public health emergency.Following two presumptive-positive coronavirus cases, Florida's governor declares public health emergency.

Florida Governor Declares State of Emergency

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s governor disclosed late Sunday that two people had become the first in his state to test “presumptively positive” for COVID-19...

Gov: 2 in Florida test presumptively positive for coronavirus – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida’s governor disclosed late Sunday that two people had become the first in his state to test “presumptively positive” for COVID-19 and ordered…

Gov: 2 in Florida test presumptively positive for coronavirus – WSVN 7News | Miami News, Weather, Sports | Fort Lauderdale

Florida’s Department of Health (FDOH) says it is working to confirm two cases of the coronavirus in the state Sunday evening. In a tweet, the agency says two...Florida’s Department of Health (FDOH) says it is working to confirm two cases of the coronavirus in the state Sunday evening. In a tweet, the agency says two adults – one in Manatee County, the other in Hillsborough – are being isolated and cared for. The patient from Hillsborough county has a history of traveling to Italy, according to health…

Florida Health Officials Working to Confirm First Reported Case of Coronavirus in the State – NBC 6 South Florida

Three Florida Department of Health labs are now able to test for the new coronavirus, cutting wait times significantly for results, state officials said Saturday. State health officials said in an email that labs in Tampa, Jacksonville and Miami can conduct the tests, which previously had to be sent to federal labs. The upshot is the results should be available 24 to 48 hours instead of three to five days, officials said.Three Florida Department of Health labs are now able to test for the new coronavirus, cutting wait times significantly for results, state officials said Saturday. State health officials said in an email that labs in Tampa, Jacksonville and Miami can conduct the tests, which previously had to be sent to federal labs. The upshot is the results should be available 24 to 48 hours instead of three to five days, officials said.

3 Florida health department labs now testing for new virus | WPEC

Two people in the Tampa Bay area have been tested “presumptively positive’ for coronavirus, according to the governor’s office.Two people in the Tampa Bay area have been tested “presumptively positive’ for coronavirus, according to the governor’s office.

2 people ‘presumptively tested positive’ for coronavirus in Florida | KRON4

The first two potential cases of Coronavirus have been reported in Florida after two individuals

Public Health Emergency Declared for State of Florida After First Potential Coronavirus Cases Reported - WDW News Today

(WKRG) – The Florida Dept. of Health announced that Florida has 2 presumptive positive #COVID19 cases in a tweet: Florida Gov. Ron Desantis followed up with this tweet to state his plans to be in Tampa and Miami with Surgeon General Rivkees as well as other officials to discuss the continued statewide response on #COVID19.(WKRG) – The Florida Dept. of Health announced that Florida has 2 presumptive positive #COVID19 cases in a tweet: Florida Gov. Ron Desantis followed up with this tweet to state his …

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