2 Deaths and 33 New Cases, First Dose Clinics Taking Appointments

Friday and Saturday’s data from Shasta County Health & Human Services.

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

INCIDENT FACTS AND SUMMARY
Total Confirmed Cases: 11,179

Hospitalized in Shasta County: 7

In Isolation: 100 (estimate)

Active Cases: 107 (estimate)

Confirmed Cases Friday and Saturday: 26 Friday, 7 Saturday

Currently in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU): 1

Available Regional ICU Capacity: 25.8%

Released from Isolation to Date: 10,873

Newly Received Negative Tests: 8,423

Number of Tests in the Past 14 Days (+ and -)

Total Tests: 172,796

Deaths: 199

CURRENT SITUATION
• We had 33 cases Friday and Saturday, including 16 men, 16 women and 1 person of unknown gender:
– 3 children under 13
– 4 teenagers
– 6 people in their 20s
– 3 people in their 30s
– 6 people in their 40s
– 3 people in their 50s
– 5 people in their 60s
– 3 people in their 70s

• We are sorry to have to report two deaths today. They are a man in his 70s and a woman over the age of 89.

• Appointments are available now for first-dose clinics this week. They are:
– Shasta College (Moderna): Tuesday, March 22 and Thursday, March 24 by appointment.
– Shasta College (Pfizer): Friday, March 26, by appointment.
– Rite Aid, 975 Cypress Ave. (Pfizer): Saturday, March 27 and Sunday, March 28  by appointment.
– Find other appointment options at www.ShastaReady.org, click on “Vaccinations.”

• If you have already signed up for the Rite Aid clinics on March 27 and 28, be advised that they have been moved to 975 Cypress Ave. for logistical reasons.

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