COVID-19 Statistics | May 5, 2021 – Lost Coast Outpost

Humboldt County Public Health and other approved local vaccinators have actually administered 98,226 dosages of COVID-19 vaccine. Some highlights include:60,462 Humboldt County residents have gotten at least one dosage of COVID-19 vaccine, suggesting they have some protection versus the infection. Public Health will hold a Johnson & & Johnson vaccination clinic for county locals age 18 and older at the Rio Dell Volunteer Fire Department (50 Center St.) tomorrow, Thursday, from 10 a.m. to twelve noon and 1 to 3 p.m. Sign up in advance at MyTurn.ca.gov.Many regional pharmacies are also offering vaccination. Sign up for COVID-19 vaccination: MyTurn.ca.gov Check for vaccine schedule at a local drug store: Vaccines.gov Local COVID-19 vaccine information: humboldtgov.org/VaccineInfoHumboldt County COVID-19 Data Dashboard: humboldtgov.org/Dashboard Follow us on Facebook: @HumCoCOVID19 Instagram: @HumCoCOVID19 Twitter: @HumCoCOVID19 Humboldt Health Alert: humboldtgov.org/HumboldtHealthAlert ###.

News release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center: Nine new cases of COVID-19 were reported today, and one previously reported case has actually been determined through a confirmatory PCR test to be unfavorable and has been gotten rid of from the count. The overall variety of county residents who have checked favorable now stands at 3,903. Humboldt County Public Health and other approved local vaccinators have administered 98,226 doses of COVID-19 vaccine. Vaccine information on the Humboldt County Data Dashboard has actually been updated. Some highlights consist of:60,462 Humboldt County homeowners have actually gotten a minimum of one dosage of COVID-19 vaccine, meaning they have some defense versus the virus. That represents 45% of the total population and 54% of the countys population age 16 and older who currently get approved for vaccination.About 37% of residents 16 and over are completely immunized, and 31% of the countys overall population is fully vaccinated.70% of county citizens age 65 and older are completely vaccinated. Almost 1 in 5 citizens in the 20 to 29 age– which represents the biggest number of regional cases– is completely vaccinated. Public Health will hold a Johnson & & Johnson vaccination center for county citizens age 18 and older at the Rio Dell Volunteer Fire Department (50 Center St.) tomorrow, Thursday, from 10 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. Sign up in advance at MyTurn.ca.gov.Many local drug stores are likewise providing vaccination. To enhance the scheduling procedure and eliminate the need to check several websites, the federal government developed a single website to inspect vaccine accessibility at all taking part pharmacies. Please note that the sites search function defaults to a 25-mile radius. To see more local options, expand the search to 50 miles when prompted to get in a ZIP code. Go to vaccines.gov to register. Beginning today, vaccines.gov will change the list of participating pharmacies in everyday press release. The Humboldt County Emergency Operations Center will dismantle the Alternate Care Site (ACS) at Redwood Acres. The site was developed early in the pandemic to deal with a rise in hospitalizations and, if required, could have treated approximately 90 COVID-19-positive clients. Emergency Situation Services Manager Ryan Derby stated the ACS was created out of an abundance of caution in an effort to preserve the local healthcare system. “Were grateful it was there during some of the most uncertain times of the pandemic, but we now have a much better grip on hospital capability as it associates with this infection,” Derby stated. “Due to the work of local healthcare providers to increase internal capability, in addition to innovative planning, we feel it is accountable and safe to totally demobilize the ACS.” View the Humboldt County Data Dashboard online at humboldtgov.org/dashboard, or go to humboldtgov.org/DashboardArchives to download todays information. For the most current COVID-19 info, go to cdc.gov or cdph.ca.gov. Regional info is available at humboldtgov.org or by contacting covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us or calling 707-441-5000. Sign up for COVID-19 vaccination: MyTurn.ca.gov Check for vaccine accessibility at a local pharmacy: Vaccines.gov Local COVID-19 vaccine info: humboldtgov.org/VaccineInfoHumboldt County COVID-19 Data Dashboard: humboldtgov.org/Dashboard Follow us on Facebook: @HumCoCOVID19 Instagram: @HumCoCOVID19 Twitter: @HumCoCOVID19 Humboldt Health Alert: humboldtgov.org/HumboldtHealthAlert ###.
All data from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center.Data from CalREDIE. Zip codes not listed have actually experienced 5 cases or less.