Black Hills VA staff tests positive for COVID-19

RAPID CITY, S.D. (KEVN)- VA Black Hills System confirmed in a statement that an employee tested positive for COVID-19 on March 26th. The employee is currently in home isolation.

"VA is screening veterans and staff for symptoms of fever, cough, and shortness of breath and testing veterans who meet the CDC criteria for evaluation of COVID-19 infection," the statement says.

Due to privacy concerns, VA is not releasing any more information.