A Covid-19 outbreak at a Kansas nursing home has left every resident infected with the disease and 10 dead, according to the county health department.
All 62 residents at the privately-owned Andbe Home in the city of Norton tested positive for Covid-19, the Norton County Health Department said in a news release.
Of the 62 residents, 10 have died, one is in hospital and the remaining 51 are being cared for at the nursing home, the health department said.
Steps are being taken to prevent any further outbreak including quarantining residents in their rooms and not allowing outside visitors into the facility," it added.
Family members have been notified, according to the news release.
Norton is located a little over five hours west of Kansas City. According to data from Johns Hopkins University, the state of Kansas has recorded 71,557 cases and 870 deaths as of Monday.