Newest data from Shasta County Health & Human Services.
COVID-19 INCIDENT UPDATE: February 16, 2021
Statistics from February 11-15, 2021
INCIDENT FACTS AND SUMMARY
Total Confirmed Cases: 10,810
Hospitalized in Shasta County: 14
In Isolation: 142 (estimate)
Active Cases: 156 (estimate)
Confirmed Cases Thursday through Monday: 35 Thurs., 25 Fri., 11 Sat., 12 Sun., 9 Mon.
Currently in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU): 2
Available Regional ICU Capacity: 33.3%
Released from Isolation to Date: 10,483
Negative Tests Thursday through Monday : 2,565
Number of Tests in the Past 14 Days (+ and -): 7,419
Total Tests: 149,911
• We had 92 cases from Thursday through Monday, including 48 men, 42 women and 2 people of unknown age/gender:
– 5 children under age 13
– 7 teenagers
– 11 people in their 20s
– 13 people in their 30s
– 14 people in their 40s
– 12 people in their 50s
– 7 people in their 60s
– 10 people in their 70s
– 7 people in their 80s
– 4 people over age 89
• We are sorry to report a death today. The person was a woman in her 80s.
• SECOND DOSE CLINIC: If you need a second dose of Moderna and you received your first dose on or before Jan. 26, please come to a vaccination clinic on Saturday, Feb. 20, at Shasta College. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and the clinic is first-come, first-served. You must bring your CDC card that shows the date of your first vaccine, your identification and this paperwork. This is a walk-up clinic.
• To sign up for your first dose: Go to www.ShastaReady.org, select Vaccinations, and click the blue oval, “Tell me when it’s my turn.” Public Health will contact you when they have an appointment available. It may be several weeks, as supply is still limited.
• Shasta County remains in the purple (“widespread”) tier. Our adjusted case rate decreased from 23.0 to 14.8 daily cases per 100,000 residents. The unadjusted case rate is 13.5, but was adjusted up because the county’s per capita testing volume is lower than the state average. Our positivity rate decreased from 5.5% to 3.9%. If our positivity rate and equity metric both remain in the orange tier for two more weeks and our case rate continues to decline, we could move into the red tier two weeks from now, even if the case rate is not yet down to the red tier. Please continue to wear masks and physically distance!