COVID-19 Regional Report Wednesday
Tuolumne County has an overall of 4,171 cases split in between 2,754 community cases and 1,417 Sierra Conservation Center (SCC) prisoner cases, the California Department of Corrections reports no active cases. Total neighborhood cases released from isolation is 2,678 and the overall number of tests administered is 98,392. Calaveras County– The Calaveras public health reports two new cases considering that the other day with the countys overall COVID cases at 2,186. Tuolumne Countys Case Rate reduced slightly from 3.0 to 2.7, and the Test Positivity Rate is 1.4 from 1.6 last week. Calaveras is at a 3.9 Case Rate from 4.2 and has a Test Positivity Rate of 3.0 from a 4.2 percent, Mariposa remains at a 1.6 Case Rate and a Test Positivity Rate of 1.0 from 1.6 percent.
Tuolumne County– Tuolumne County Public Health reports 2 additional COVID deaths, from April and May. The individuals had been hospitalized and passed away out of the county. They were both males, one in his 70s and one in his 80s. The general public Health team sends its condolences to their families and friends.
There was one new Tuolumne County COVID given that the other day, an unvaccinated guy age 50 to 59. No citizens are hospitalized with COVID. An overall of seven cases are considered active.
Tuolumne County has a total of 4,171 cases split in between 2,754 community cases and 1,417 Sierra Conservation Center (SCC) prisoner cases, the California Department of Corrections reports no active cases. Overall neighborhood cases launched from isolation is 2,678 and the overall number of tests administered is 98,392. The county reports 19,278 completely vaccinated locals and 3,797 people partly immunized. As reported here Tuolumne County has extended the Interim Health Officer Agreement with Dr. Eric Sergienko who will remain in the function through at least February of next year.
Calaveras County– The Calaveras public health reports 2 new cases because yesterday with the countys overall COVID cases at 2,186. Active cases increased one to 17 and healings increased one to 2,113 total.
Checking– Sonoras COVID testing site is at the Tuolumne Memorial Hall and the first day it is open is Thursday, June 3rd. If you are not having signs Rite Aid uses COVID testing at their drive-through pharmacy.
The Groveland screening site remains open at the Youth Center, 18950 Hwy 120 on Thursdays from 7 AM to 7 PM. Due to low utilization and reopening of the youth center, this area will likely be relocated soon according to public health. When making their appointment at www.lhi.care/covidtesting or by calling 888-634-1123, individuals can select the website location. More information, consisting of Calaveras testing details, remain in our occasions calendar here.
Vaccines– Upcoming Tuolumne vaccination centers will be held at the general public Health Department and are open for registration on www.myturn.ca.gov: Wednesday, June 2 (Moderna) from 8:30 -12:30 (for second and very first dosages) and Thursday, June 3 (J&J) from 1:00 -4:00. Citizens have the ability to go to centers being kept in other surrounding counties. For Tuolumne, Calaveras, and Mariposa clinics register at www.myturn.ca.gov to schedule an appointment. You can likewise call 833-422-4255 if you do not have an e-mail (Mon to Fri 8 AM to 8 PM, Sat and Sun 8 AM-5 PM) for assistance.
Vaccine eligibility is open to everybody 12+ (Pfizer) and 18+ (Moderna and Johnson & & Johnson) with photo ID, not presently ill with COVID-19 or had a flu shot within the last 14 days. More info about the other locations and regional pharmacies offering the vaccine are here. Public health motivates everybody to get immunized to help keep you and those around you secured from COVID-19, along with reducing the spread of illness in the neighborhood, and helping the county relocate to a less limiting tier.
Tier Status- Calaveras and Tuolumne remain in the Orange Tier of the States Blueprint for a more secure economy. Mariposa shifted into the Yellow Tier last week on May 25th. The State released todays Blueprint upgrade today with information for the week ending May 22nd. Tuolumne Countys Case Rate decreased somewhat from 3.0 to 2.7, and the Test Positivity Rate is 1.4 from 1.6 last week. Calaveras is at a 3.9 Case Rate from 4.2 and has a Test Positivity Rate of 3.0 from a 4.2 percent, Mariposa remains at a 1.6 Case Rate and a Test Positivity Rate of 1.0 from 1.6 percent. More information on tiers are on our COVID page here.
Composed by Sabrina Biehl.
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