Shasta County COVID-19 Situation Update for 4/28/2020: 1 New Case

Total Confirmed Cases: 31
Confirmed Cases Today: 1

Total Tests to Date: 1,373
Total Tests Today: 23

In Isolation: 5
In Quarantine: 15
Total Deaths: 4

Negative Public / Private Lab Tests: 1,342
Negative Tests Today: 22

Total Hospitalized (Current & Released): 8
Current Hospitalized: 1

Current Situation:

• Shasta County has 1 new positive case today. The patient is a woman in her 50s who is isolated at home.

• There was an error in yesterday’s summary. ‘Total Tests to Date’ yesterday should have read 1,350.

• Testing options (all by appointment only)
-Healthcare workers and other essential workers with no symptoms: Call (888) 634-1123 to make an appointment for this new testing option, which will begin later this week. Appointments will be available from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday at Shasta College.
-Anyone with COVID-19 symptoms: Contact your healthcare provider for testing, or call Shasta County Public Health at (530) 225-5591 to be screened and scheduled for a mobile testing appointment.

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Unified Command Agencies: Shasta County Health and Human Services Agency, CalFire, Shasta County Sheriff

Cooperating Agencies:
City of Redding
City of Anderson
City of Shasta Lake
Mercy Medical Center Redding
Shasta Regional Medical Center
Redding Rancheria Tribal Health Center
Shasta Community Health Center
Mountain Valleys Health Centers
Mayers Memorial Hospital District

-from press release
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  1. Avatar Chris Solberg says:

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