Press launch from the Humboldt County Public Well being Division:
A Humboldt County resident of their 60s has died from COVID-19. Employees within the Division Operations Heart lengthen their condolences to the buddies, family members and caregivers of the one who died.
Two new hospitalizations have additionally been reported, together with one resident of their 60s and one over the age of 80.
A complete of seven,723 residents have examined constructive for COVID-19 after 30 extra circumstances have been reported as we speak. The seven-day common case charge is 36.2, which means that for each 100,000 county residents, about 36 individuals have examined constructive over the past seven days.
The county has recorded 386 new constructive circumstances because the final weekly knowledge replace on Sept. 3. Six residents have died from the virus throughout that very same interval. Twelve county residents have been hospitalized over the past week. Their age ranges are as follows:
- 4 individuals of their 50s
- 4 individuals of their 60s
- 2 individuals of their 70s
- 2 individuals over the age of 80.
Whereas some totally vaccinated people do turn out to be contaminated with COVID-19, well being officers extensively agree that vaccination is the best technique to stop extreme outcomes.
Native knowledge continues to indicate that unvaccinated residents are more likely to be contaminated with COVID-19 than those that are totally vaccinated.
The native case charge for unvaccinated individuals declined from a peak of 82 circumstances per 100,000 residents final week to 67 residents per 100,000, whereas the case charge for totally vaccinated people has declined for a fourth consecutive week to 11 per 100,000 residents. View a extra detailed depiction of the case charge graph.
COVID-19 vaccines can be found at a number of Public Well being clinics and appointments could be made prematurely at MyTurn.ca.gov. For directions in English or Spanish on the right way to use My Flip, go to humboldtgov.org/VaccineInfo.
See the schedule of upcoming Public Well being clinics under:
Eureka – Saturday, Sept. 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Cruz’n Eureka (E St. between First and Second streets)
Moderna/Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson
Eureka – Sunday, Sept. 12, from 10 a.m. to three p.m.
Zoe Barnum Faculty (216 W. Harris St.)
Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson
Eureka – Monday, Sept. 13, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Public Well being Principal (529 I St.)
Moderna/Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson
To test availability of a selected vaccine at native pharmacies, go to vaccines.gov, or textual content a ZIP code to 438829 to find a pharmacy providing vaccines close by. Most pharmacies permit walk-ins.
Pfizer is permitted for these 12 and older, and Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines are licensed for individuals age 18 and older. Minors have to be accompanied by a mother or father or guardian. Full safety from vaccination is achieved two weeks after receiving the second dose of a two-dose sequence or two weeks after receiving a single-dose vaccine.
The OptumServe testing web site positioned in McKinleyville on Mondays will transfer to a short lived location on the McKinleyville Exercise Heart (1705 Gwin Street) on Sept. 13, as a result of election. For info or to schedule an appointment, go to lhi.care/covidtesting or name 888-634-1123.
Join COVID-19 vaccination: MyTurn.ca.gov
Test for vaccine availability at a neighborhood pharmacy: Vaccines.gov
Native COVID-19 vaccine info: humboldtgov.org/VaccineInfo
Humboldt County COVID-19 Knowledge Dashboard: humboldtgov.org/Dashboard
Comply with us on Fb: @HumCoCOVID19
Humboldt Well being Alert: humboldtgov.org/HumboldtHealthAlert
= historic knowledge. All knowledge from the Humboldt County Joint Info Heart.
Knowledge from CalREDIE. Zip codes not listed have skilled 5 circumstances or fewer. Zip code populations from the American Neighborhood Survey, 2018.