April 5 COVID-19 update: 3,633 cases and 44 deaths in Tennessee

Posted at 9:33 AM, Apr 05, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-06 16:40:52-04

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — There are 3,633 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Tennessee and 44 people have died as a result of the virus, according to the Tennessee Department of Health.

A total of 45,300 people have been tested; 328 have been hospitalized and 295 have recovered.

In Metro Nashville, there are now 924 confirmed cases of COVID-19. Six people in Davidson County have died from the virus.

Davidson County leads the state in the number of confirmed coronavirus cases, with 68 more cases confirmed on Sunday.

Thirty-two people in Metro Nashville are being treated in local hospitals for COVID-19, while the remaining 761 cases are self-isolating at home with mild and manageable symptoms.

Nashville has three Community Assessment Centers for COVID-19:

  • Nissan Stadium Lot “N”, 1 Titans Way, Nashville, TN 37213
  • Meharry Medical College 918 21st Ave North, Nashville, TN 37208
  • Former Kmart 2491 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville, TN 37217

Residents must first call to receive an initial assessment by a public health professional. Callers can also access recorded messages, which provide the latest information about COVID-19 and details about the Safer at Home Order.

The hotline number is 615-862-7777 and is available from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week in both Spanish and English.

On Saturday, Metro received 204 calls to its hotline.

Current county-by-county numbers are available in the map below this story, updated daily after 2 p.m. These numbers may not add up the total number, as the daily reports from the Tennessee Department of Health often have dozens of cases that have yet been linked to a county.

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