Florida governor releases list of long-term care facilities with confirmed COVID-19 cases

Gov. Ron DeSantis delivers his daily briefing on Florida's response to the coronavirus pandemic on Tuesday. (Local 10 News)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – While addressing the state on Saturday, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced the release of a much-anticipated list.

It names the long-term care facilities across the state that have confirmed cases of COVID-19.

The list doesn't give specifics, but names more than 300 facilities in 45 counties that have residents or staff who have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

In Miami-Dade County, 54 facilities were listed.

Broward County had 39 facilities on the list, while Palm Beach County had 36. There were none on the list from Monroe County.

To see the full list, click here.

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David Dwork joined the WPLG Local 10 News team in August 2019. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, David has covered South Florida sports since 2007.