coronavirus

Coronavirus
Menu
 

Coronavirus Testing

Save Time in the Line

You do not need a doctor's note or an appointment for any of the District’s walk-up testing sites. But to save time in line, first visit coronavirus.dc.gov/register to create a profile from your smartphone, tablet, or computer.

Coronavirus Data for April 2, 2020

Friday, April 3, 2020

(Washington, DC) –The District’s reported data for Thursday, April 2, 2020, included 104 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 757.

The District reported three additional COVID-19 related deaths: a 65-year-old male, a 77-year-old male, an 89-year-old male. Tragically, 15 District residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19.

Below is the District’s aggregated total of positive COVID-19 cases, sorted by age and gender.

Patient Age (yrs)

Total Positives

Patient Sex

Female

Male

All

757

351

406

0-18

18

6

12

19-30

158

77

81

31-40

187

78

109

41-50

130

60

70

51-60

112

50

62

61-70

95

46

49

71-80

43

25

18

81+

14

9

5

Below is the District’s aggregated total of positive COVID-19 cases, sorted by ward.

Ward

Total Positive Cases

1

84

2

79

3

77

4

108

5

98

6

128

7

83

8

58

Unknown 42

With ongoing community transmission, contact tracing is focused on positive cases associated with healthcare workers (including first responders), senior care facilities, correctional and detention centers, childcare facilities, and facilities serving individuals who are experiencing homelessness. Guidance has been published for healthcare providers, employers and the public to provide information on what to do if you have been diagnosed with or are a contact of someone who has COVID-19.

District residents are encouraged to STAY AT HOME and take the following actions to help prevent the spread of COVID-19:

  • Stay home when you are sick
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Wash hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. An alcohol-based hand sanitizer can be used if soap and water are not available
  • Avoid touching eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces

If you have to leave home for an essential purpose, practice social distancing and stay six feet apart from others. For more information on the District’s response, visit coronavirus.dc.gov.