Shasta County COVID-19 Situation Update for 5/12/2020

Total Confirmed Cases: 32
Confirmed Cases Today: 1

Total Tests to Date: 2179

In Isolation: 1
In Quarantine: 7
Total Deaths: 4

Negative Public / Private Lab Tests: 2147

Total Hospitalized (Current & Released): 8
Current Hospitalized: 0

Current Situation:

• Shasta County has no new cases today.

• The state has posted Shasta County’s local variance attestation on its website, so we can now move more quickly through Stage 2 of California’s roadmap to modify the stay-at-home order. Find the updated list of allowable businesses at

• Please continue to avoid non-essential travel and mass gatherings, practice social distancing, wear masks when out in public and practice respiratory hygiene. The statewide order prohibits mass gatherings, including graduations, in-person church services, concerts, festivals and other events.

• Get tested for COVID-19! Testing options (all by appointment only):
o People with no symptoms: Visit 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

Press Release

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