Hidalgo County Health and Human Services Department shifted from a Level 3 Operational Readiness to a
Level 2 Operational Readiness of its BIO Emergency Operations Center (EOC) and has expand its call center to include outside departments to manage increased operations.
The shift of operations was triggered by the signing of a disaster declaration by Hidalgo County Judge Richard F.
Cortez, which orders no mass gatherings of 50 people or more.
Hidalgo County continues to provide updates on questions regarding patients and testing from doctors, school districts, and other community providers.