9 New Cases in Shasta County; FDA Updates List of Unsafe Hand Sanitizers


Total Confirmed Cases: 369

Hospitalized in Shasta County: 8

In Isolation: 45

Active Cases: 53

Confirmed Cases Today: 9

Currently in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU): 3

In Quarantine: 306

Released from Isolation to Date: 307

Negative Tests Today: 278

Negative Tests to Date: 22,016

Total Tests: 22,385

Deaths: 9

• We have 9 new cases today. 6 had symptoms and one is hospitalized. They are:
A girl under the age of 13
A woman in her 20s
Three men in their 20s
A woman in her 40s
A man in his 50s
A woman in her 50s
A woman in her 70s

• In an effort to better inform the media and public about daily case numbers, and to be consistent with the processes of other counties and regions, this is the final report that will be released at 6 pm. Our next report will be released Monday, August 3, during daytime business hours. Monday’s update will include numbers from the weekend and, beginning Tuesday, August 4, daily updates will include the prior day’s totals. Updates will be released Monday-Friday.

• The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) continues to find issues with the ingredients in certain hand sanitizers. Make sure the brand you are using is safe here.

Resources: Website: www.ShastaReady.org Live maps: https://coronavirus.jhu.edu/us-map
Cooperating Agencies: Shasta County Sheriff’s Office, CAL FIRE/Shasta County Fire Department, 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, Hill Country Community Clinic, Shingletown Medical Center


-from press release
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