Shasta County COVID-19 Situation Update for 5/05/2020

Total Confirmed Cases: 31
Confirmed Cases Today: 0

Total Tests to Date: 1665

In Isolation: 3
In Quarantine: 5
Total Deaths: 4

Negative Public / Private Lab Tests: 1,634

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

Current Situation:

• Shasta County has no new positive cases today.

• Shasta County’s health officer is working on completing the self-certification required by the state, documenting how we meet the readiness criteria necessary for full implementation of Governor Newsom’s phase 2 of California’s reopening.

• As businesses prepare to re-open, we have created some tools to help them build a plan to ensure their facilities are safe for staff and customers. This toolkit on www.ShastaReady.org includes guidance for building a reopening plan, a checklist and printable flyers that inform customers that the facility is practicing physical distancing.

• Testing options (all by appointment only):
o Healthcare workers and other essential workers with no symptoms: Visit https://lhi.care/covidtesting to make an appointment for this new walk-up testing option. Appointments are available from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday at Shasta College.
o 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.

View live maps here.

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

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