ORLANDO, Fla. β€” Rep. Michael Waltz has tested positive for COVID-19.

Waltz's office confirmed his diagnosis to Spectrum News reporter Greg Angel on Tuesday. They say Waltz received a positive lab test result on Friday.

β€œHe is doing well and we are optimistic about his recovery. He is continuing to work for his district from home for the time being,” said a statement from his office on Tuesday.

It's not known how Waltz contracted COVID-19.

Waltz, a Republican, represents Flagler, Volusia and St. Johns counties in the U.S. House.