41 New Cases, Support Hotline Available


Newest numbers from Shasta County Health & Human Services.

COVID-19 INCIDENT UPDATE: February 22, 2021
Statistics from February 19 and 20, 2021

Total Confirmed Cases: 10,909

Hospitalized in Shasta County: 19

In Isolation: 151 (estimate)

Active Cases: 170 (estimate)

Confirmed Cases Friday and Saturday: 25 Friday, 16 Saturday

Currently in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU): 1

Available Regional ICU Capacity: 33.3%

Released from Isolation to Date: 10,567

Newly Received Negative Tests: 1,154

Number of Tests in the Past 14 Days (+ and -): 8,682

Total Tests: 154,156

Deaths: 172

• We had 41 cases Friday and Saturday, including 24 men and 17 women:
– 3 children under age 13
– 6 teenagers
– 3 people in their 20s
– 8 people in their 30s
– 2 people in their 40s
– 11 people in their 50s
– 6 people in their 60s
– 0 people in their 70s
– 2 people in their 80s

SECOND DOSE CLINIC: If you received your first dose of Moderna at the Shasta Lake Community Center on Jan. 30 (or earlier), please come to a vaccination clinic on Saturday, Feb. 27, at Shasta Lake Community Center. Last names of N-Z should arrive between 10 a.m. and noon, and last names of A-M should arrive between noon and 2 p.m. 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. Visit www.ShastaReady.org and select “Vaccinations” for more information.

Do you have questions about COVID-19 in Shasta County? Another virtual town hall meeting is planned for Wednesday, Feb. 24. The regular weekly online media briefing will take place from 11:00 to 11:30 a.m. Then, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., we will welcome questions from the public. To participate, send your question via email to COVID19@co.shasta.ca.us, with the subject line, “Question for Town Hall Meeting.” Staff will read emailed questions aloud, in the order that they were received, for response from health officials. We will address questions about local issues, and not those that state or federal agencies would address.

• Are you feeling stressed by COVID-19? Help is a phone call away. Call the CalHOPE Warm Line at (833) 316-HOPE. You can talk to people like yourself and get emotional support and coping tricks. They can also connect you with resources to help during these uncertain times. Learn more at www.calhope.org.


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