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Bar Harbor hospital reports 35 out-of-state visitors with coronavirus may have come to island this summer – The Boston Globe

A hospital on the summer vacation hub says there is no mechanism in place to alert them when a visitor to the community tests positive.

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Hutchins elaborated in a follow-up message Tuesday morning.
This came to our attention because we started receiving calls from visitors (both tourists and family members of area residents) who were tested before traveling and only received positive results after their arrival here, Hutchins wrote. Because they tested out of state, these visitors test results are not captured by current reporting requirements. The log of 35 people so far this summer is still current, however, none of these peopl…

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