Shasta County COVID-19 Situation Update for 6/23/2020: 2 New Cases

Total Confirmed Cases: 88
Confirmed Cases Today: 2

Total Tests to Date: 10291

Negative Tests: 10203

In Isolation: 26
In Quarantine: 61
Total Deaths: 4

Total Shasta County Residents Hospitalized (Current & Released): 12

Currently Hospitalized in Shasta County: 2

Current Situation:

• Shasta County has 2 new positive cases today, both of whom have symptoms. The first is a man in his 50s who is hospitalized. The other is a boy under 13, who was one of three people so far who have tested positive after attending a graduation party.

• Shasta County’s COVID Alert Level has increased to Level 3, High Risk. The level increased due to the high number of cases in the past 14 days. Residents are encouraged to limit their activities, as well as using the standard precautions: Wearing face coverings in public, maintaining physical distancing and staying home when sick. You can find this graphic at www.ShastaReady.org – click “Data and Statistics.”

• The county has created new guidance for in-person circulation of protest petitions and signature gathering in public places. It’s available at www.ShastaReady.org – click on “Roadmap to Recovery,” then “What can open now?”

• Sometimes people need to show a negative test for COVID-19 before they travel, have
surgery or return to work after being sick. These tests can be done at Shasta College by
going to https://lhi.care/covidtesting. Appointments are required.

Website: www.ShastaReady.org

Live maps: https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/us-map

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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