6 Hospitalized, 27 New COVID Cases in Shasta County

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Numbers for September 22 from Shasta County Health & Human Services.

COVID-19 INCIDENT UPDATE: September 23, 2020
Statistics from September 22, 2020
Total Confirmed Cases: 751

Hospitalized in Shasta County: 6

In Isolation: 61

Active Cases: 67

Confirmed Cases Tuesday: 27

Currently in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU): 3

In Quarantine: 194

Released from Isolation to Date: 670

Negative Tests Tuesday: 283

Negative Tests to Date: 43,535

Total Tests: 44,286

Deaths: 14

• We had 27 new cases on Tuesday. Twenty-four had symptoms (one is unknown) and none of these new patients are hospitalized. They are:
One teenage girl and two teenage boys
Eight women and one man in their 20s
Four women and two men in their 30s
One woman and three men in their 40s
One woman in her 50s
Two women and one man in their 60s
One man in his 80s

• Shasta County remains in the orange (“moderate”) range after Tuesday’s statewide data update. Our case rate increased from 1.4 to 2.2 daily cases per 100,000 residents, and our positivity rate increased from 1.7 to 2.4 percent. These numbers are a seven-day average with a seven-day lag, so they cover Sept. 8-15. Learn more at ShastaReady.org; click “Data and Statistics.”

• Anyone can be tested for COVID-19 and same-day appointments are often available for people
with and without symptoms. Go to ShastaReady.org and click “Get tested” to find the best option for you.

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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