Health department holds candid COVID-19 conversation

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV)– The Mississippi state health officer and state epidemiologist answered your COVID-19 questions during a live discussion.

We’ve all been learning about COVID-19 as we go and getting answers from

The Mississippi State Department of Health along the way

They held a candid conversation on Facebook.

On Tuesday, the Mississippi Department of Health reported 505 more cases of COVID-19 in Mississippi and 28 new deaths. Questions came in about how the department gathers information on the number of those killed by the virus.

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