COVID-19 epidemic curve for Taos County

The New Mexico Department of Health announced 1,463 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday (Nov. 5), including 15 new cases in Taos County. 

The state also reported 12 additional deaths on Friday, bringing the total since the start of the pandemic in New Mexico to 5,113. No new deaths were reported for Taos County, which has recorded 66 deaths related to COVID-19. The most recent death for the county was reported on Thursday (Nov. 4), a man in his 90s who was a resident at Taos Living Center. The state also reported at least one case in the past 28 days at Taos Retirement Village.

Total cases statewide now stand at 282,742, with 247,128 "cases designated as having recovered by the New Mexico Department of Health. Currently, 435 individuals are hospitalized with COVID-19 in the state.

Call the Health Hotline – (855) 600-3453 if you have flu-like symptoms, or have been in contact with a confirmed case or have returned from out-of-state travel.

Call the Social Services Hotline – (833) 551-0518 if you have questions about school closures, meal programs, child care, unemployment, emergency loans, etc.

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