Lincoln’s COVID-19 Response
As of May 1, Lincoln Community Health Center has helped respond to the COVID-19 outbreak in Durham County with the following outcomes: 64 patients have been tested; 13 patients have tested positive (approximately 22%); 24 additional patients have been tested at Duke and found positive. The previous week 25 – 30 tests were performed via drive thru testing; this week 30 – 35 patients have been tested. Lincoln has a goal to increase testing next week by up to 52 – 57 patients. As a comparison, Durham County has reported 736 confirmed cases and 20 deaths. Thank you to the Lincoln senior leadership, and frontline responders, for rising to the challenge to meet the testing need in our community. If you wish to contribute, please use the “Donate” button at the top of this page.