All NewsBarstowFeatured

BREAKING: Barstow Community Hospital treating first positive coronavirus patient

BARSTOW, Calif. ( — Barstow Comunity Hospital officials have confirmed their first positive case of COVID-19, coronavirus.

The announcement was made on the Barstow Community Hospital Facebook page at about 11:30 am on Sunday, March 22, 2020.

“We are currently treating a single patient who has tested positive for COVID-19. This is the first such case in the hospital. We are working closely with the San Bernardino Department of Public Health on this matter and are taking all measures to help prevent the spread of this illness,” stated hospital officials.

This is a developing story and additional information will be updated as it becomes available.

To follow updates to this article and more, join our newsgroup on Facebook with over 165,000 members. Like our Facebook page, and Follow us on Instagram and Twitter.

(Scroll Down To Comment)

Hugo Valdez

Hugo Valdez has been providing news coverage for Victor Valley News Group since 2012, and has been a resident of Victorville for over 30 years. He enjoys utilizing the platform to create a more informed and connected community. Hugo can be reached by email at
Back to top button