Vernon County Health Department reports risk of COVID-19 community exposure
The Vernon County Health Department has received notification of a public exposure related to a positive COVID-19 case.
This exposure was on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2020, at Sharkys Pub and Grub in Nevada, Mo.
If you were at this establishment between the times of 4 p.m. to 9 p.m., the health department asks that you monitor your health. If you develop any of the following signs or symptoms, contact your health care provider or local urgent care.
Fever >/= 100.4
Runny nose or congestion
Loss or change in your taste or smell
Shortness of breath/difficulty breathing
Chest pain or abdominal pain
Nausea, vomiting, or diarrhea
If you need to be seen, call ahead to your provider.
"Remember to practice the 3 Ws watch your distance, wear your mask, and wash your hands frequently," reminded the health department.