COVID-19 Cases at HSC

We are closely monitoring active COVID-19 cases that impact our campus community.

To reduce risks to campus, we’re tracing contacts within our community, including faculty, staff and students who have tested positive for COVID-19.

Active cases

Updated Friday, Sept. 25
Cases will be updated on this site no later than 12 p.m. CT each Friday.

Active COVID-19 cases with direct campus impact Active COVID-19 cases with indirect campus impact Total
Student 1 0 1
Employee 1 1 2
Total 2 1 3

Cases will be removed from the total once they have met CDC criteria for symptom-based recovery. CDC criteria for symptoms-based recovery is defined as:

  • At least 10 days have passed since symptoms first appeared and
  • At least 24 hours have passed since last fever without the use of fever-reducing medications and
  • Symptoms have improved
  • For asymptomatic cases, at least 10 days have passed since testing date

Definitions

  • Active Cases: Individuals who have tested positive for COVID-19.
  • Direct Campus Impact: Individuals who have been on the HSC campus within 2 days of the onset of COVID-19 symptoms or receiving a positive COVID-19 test.
  • Indirect Campus Impact: Individuals who do NOT report having been on the HSC campus within 2 days of the onset of COVID-19 symptoms or receiving a positive COVID-19 test.

This page was last modified on September 25, 2020