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*This story has been updated to show the latest numbers from the state.

FRANKFORT, KY — As the state of Kentucky continues to track COVID-19 cases in nursing homes and other long-term care facilities, the number of cases in facilities in the Local 6 area has grown since April.

Across the state as a whole, the cabinet reports 982 positive residents in long-term care facilities and 404 positive staff members. Those numbers are across 91 facilities, and they include 196 deaths among residents, as well as two deaths among staff members.

These are the cases confirmed in facilities in west Kentucky counties in the Local 6 area as of May 16, according to the Cabinet for Health and Family Services:

Calloway County 

Fern Terrace Assisted Living — one positive resident.

Christian County 

Outwood Hospital — one positive staff member.

Graves County 

Green Acres Healthcare — one positive resident.

Mayfield Health and Rehab — four positive staff members.

Mills Health and Rehabilitation Center — 65 positive residents, including 19 resident deaths; 32 positive staff members.

Lyon County 

River's Bend Retirement Community — seven positive residents, including one resident death; three positive staff members.

Marshall County 

Calvert City Convalescent Center — one positive resident, and one resident death.

Lake Way Nursing and Rehab — one positive resident.

McCracken County 

Parkview Nursing Home and Rehabilitation — three positive staff members.

Superior Care Home — one positive resident and five positive staff members.

*Note: The Kentucky Cabinet for Health and Family Services says there is potential for error in what is reported to KDPH, as well as potential for error in categorizing the data and in creating the report that is posted to the kycovid19 website.

To see the full update on COVID-19 cases in long-term care facilities in Kentucky as of May 16, download the document below.