Shasta County COVID-19 Situation Update for 5/23/2020

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Total Confirmed Cases: 36
Confirmed Cases Today: 0

Total Tests to Date: 3903

In Isolation: 3
In Quarantine: 18
Total Deaths: 4

Negative Public / Private Lab Tests: 3867

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

Current Situation:

• Shasta County has no new positive cases today.

• Continue to avoid crowded spaces. Some area beaches and trails are open now, but we must use them safely. We must still protect our vulnerable neighbors, including people age 65 and older or those with underlying medical conditions, and they should still remain at home as much as possible.

• California is reopening in stages to minimize the risk of spreading COVID-19. Shasta County is in Stage 2, which has allowed many lower-risk businesses to reopen with required modifications. Businesses that aren’t yet allowed to open can lay the required groundwork now so they’re ready to reopen as soon as it’s OK. Business owners can begin building a reopening plan using the guidance and checklist at – click on “Roadmap to Recovery” and select “What Businesses Cannot Open Yet?” These recommendations are based on what is known right now. When state guidelines become available, adjustments may be necessary.

• Be a smart consumer! Go to, click on “Roadmap to Recovery” and select “For Consumers” to find a checklist that helps us all know what to look for when deciding which businesses to visit.


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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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