Rockwall County official COVID-19 Update (5/26/2020): no new cases reported, 12 fatalities at Broadmoor

Rockwall County official COVID-19 Update (5/26/2020): no new cases reported, 12 fatalities at Broadmoor

From the Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management:  County Update: We have not received information about new confirmed cases of COVID-19 from DSHS. We have updated our graphic with the information we have received like reported recoveries, total tests performed, people who have reported the Rockwall County Hospitals. Broadmoor Update: We regret to inform you […]

Eleventh death reported at Broadmoor Medical Lodge: Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management COVID-19 Update

Eleventh death reported at Broadmoor Medical Lodge: Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management COVID-19 Update

From the Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management:   (ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX – May 21, 2020)  Another four cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed by DSHS. Two cases are in Rockwall. Two cases are in Royse City. One person is in their 30’s. One person is in their 40’s. Two people are in their 50’s. […]

Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management COVID-19 Update (5/20/2020): 159 total cases,

Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management COVID-19 Update (5/20/2020): 159 total cases,

Update from the Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management: (ROCKWALL, TX – May 20, 2020) Another six cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed by DSHS. Four cases are in Rockwall, One case is in Heath, One case is at the Broadmoor (This reported case increased the number of confirmed cases on our graphic. Broadmoor’s “unconfirmed” total […]

Eighth COVID-19-related fatality at Broadmoor’s Medical Lodge in Rockwall

Eighth COVID-19-related fatality at Broadmoor’s Medical Lodge in Rockwall

From Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management (ROCKWALL, TX – May 17, 2020) We regret to inform you that another fatality has occurred at Broadmoor.  To date, there are 60 COVID-19 cases in Broadmoor, 39 residents (15 recovered), 21 staff (17 recovered), and 8 fatalities. Broadmoor administration is conducting another round of testing today and […]

Rockwall’s Broadmoor Medical Lodge reports sixth COVID-19-related death

Rockwall’s Broadmoor Medical Lodge reports sixth COVID-19-related death

From the Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management (ROCKWALL, TX – May 15, 2020) It is with our deepest sympathy we inform you that another fatality has occurred at Broadmoor.   To date, there are 59 COVID-19 cases in Broadmoor, 38 residents, including the six deaths, and 21 staff. Broadmoor has reported 17 persons recovered and […]

Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management COVID-19 Update: 5 deaths, 138 confirmed cases

Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management COVID-19 Update: 5 deaths, 138 confirmed cases

(ROCKWALL, TX – May 14, 2020) Rockwall County has received 7 additional COVID-19 cases, one in the Broadmoor Medical Lodge, three in Royse City, and three in Fate. One person in their 70’s, one in their 60’s, one in their 50’s, one in their 40’s, two in their 30’s and one less than 18 years […]

RCOEM Update: 7 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Rockwall County, 98 total; three deaths

RCOEM Update: 7 new confirmed COVID-19 cases in Rockwall County, 98 total; three deaths

(ROCKWALL, TX – May 1, 2020, 5:35PM) The Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management reports 7 new COVID-19 cases today: 3 in Broadmoor Medical Lodge, 2 in Rockwall, 1 in Royse City, and 1 in Fate. Two people are in their 70’s, two people are in their 50’s, One person is in their 30’s, and […]

RCOEM: Broadmoor Medical Lodge resident who tested positive for COVID-19 dies

RCOEM: Broadmoor Medical Lodge resident who tested positive for COVID-19 dies

From The Rockwall County Office of Emergency Management (ROCKWALL COUNTY, TX – April 25, 2020 – 5:25PM) ) The Broadmoor Medical Lodge in Rockwall has tested all of its residents. As of today, six residents and one employee have tested positive for COVID-19, a total of seven cases. The Medical Lodge continues to test staff […]

Long-term care facility in Rockwall has two positive COVID-19 cases

Long-term care facility in Rockwall has two positive COVID-19 cases

(ROCKWALL, TX – April 21, 2020) Rockwall County now has a COVID-19 impacted long-term care facility. Broadmoor Medical Lodge in Rockwall has two positive COVID-19 cases.  Broadmoor’s administration is actively working with the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS), the Rockwall County Health Authority Dr. Gary A. Bonacquisti, County Judge David Sweet and the […]

Pass the Gravy

Pass the Gravy

(ROCKWALL, TX — January 7, 2019) I spent 40 plus years caring for folks who had had heart attacks.  In that period of time I honed my skills to know when they would go south with their symptoms, learning to anticipate their progress (or lack thereof) based on the area of their heart involved, lab […]