COVID-19 Statistics | Dec. 23, 2020 – Lost Coast Outpost

Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center: A 17th Humboldt County homeowner has actually died after checking positive for COVID-19, and an extra 27 cases of the virus were reported today. The total variety of county citizens who have actually evaluated positive for the virus now stands at 1,539. The person who passed away was in their 80s and passed away out of county. Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Ian Hoffman said Public Health extends its sympathies to the families who have actually lost loved ones to the infection. In vaccine news, the county got its very first shipment of the Moderna vaccine earlier this week. The Moderna vaccine is especially crucial for rural neighborhoods because it does not require to be frozen at severe temperatures, and as soon as thawed can be stored in a refrigerator for approximately 30 days. The Moderna vaccine can also be shipped in smaller sized quantities. Circulation of this vaccine to regional suppliers started today and will continue in weekly allotments. The county is presently in Phase 1A of vaccine distribution, that includes three tiers that suggest concern. Humboldt County is presently vaccinating Phase 1A-tier 1 and is making preparations to expand to tier 2, which will include neighborhood health workers, house health and in-home helpful services, Public Health field staff and medical care centers. To learn more about Phase IA tiers and who will be next in the vaccine distribution process, see: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/CDPH-Allocation-Guidelines-for-COVID-19-Vaccine-During-Phase-1A-Recommendations.aspxMost County of Humboldt centers are closed Dec. 24 and 25, although the Joint Information Center will open Saturday, Dec. 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., to take calls from the public on subjects connected to the infection. Regional details is readily available at humboldtgov.org or throughout company hours by calling covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us or calling 707-441-5000. For the most recent COVID-19 info, see cdc.gov or cdph.ca.gov. Regional COVID-19 vaccine details: humboldtgov.org/vaccineinfo,Humboldt County COVID-19 Data Dashboard: humboldtgov.org/dashboard,Follow us on Facebook: @HumCoCOVID19, Instagram: @HumCoCOVID19, Twitter: @HumCoCOVID19, andHumboldt Health Alert: humboldtgov.org/HumboldtHealthAlert###
= historical data. All data from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center.Data from CalREDIE. Postal code not listed have actually experienced five cases or less. Zip code populations from the American Community Survey, 2018.

Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center: A 17th Humboldt County homeowner has actually died after testing positive for COVID-19, and an extra 27 cases of the infection were reported today. In vaccine news, the county received its very first delivery of the Moderna vaccine previously this week. Regional COVID-19 vaccine information: humboldtgov.org/vaccineinfo,Humboldt County COVID-19 Data Dashboard: humboldtgov.org/dashboard,Follow us on Facebook: @HumCoCOVID19, Instagram: @HumCoCOVID19, Twitter: @HumCoCOVID19, andHumboldt Health Alert: humboldtgov.org/HumboldtHealthAlert###

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