COVID-19 Statistics | Aug. 14, 2020 – Lost Coast Outpost

Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information:

Seven brand-new cases of COVID-19 were reported today, giving 309 the total number of county citizens who have actually evaluated positive for the infection.
The county has actually tape-recorded 76 new cases considering that Aug. 1, and three brand-new hospitalizations today. Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Teresa Frankovich stated the recent rate of infections and new hospitalizations highlight the requirement for all county homeowners, organizations and companies to collaborate to limit spread of COVID-19.
” Early on, the impact of this virus was much greater in populous locations but we are now clearly starting to see an increasing effect in rural America, consisting of Humboldt County,” Dr. Frankovich stated. “Public Health, the Emergency Operations Center and all neighborhood partners continue their work to increase screening capability, expand contact tracing and support the healthcare system, but eventually Humboldt County locals are actually the most vital reaction team for this pandemic. Everyone doing their part to restrict spread will help to keep transmission rates workable and secure our neighborhood.”
Todays alert level stands at 3 or level orange. Go to humboldtgov.org/dashboard to view the countys Alert Level Assessment tool.
For the most current COVID-19 info, go to cdc.gov or cdph.ca.gov. Regional details is readily available at humboldtgov.org or throughout service hours by contacting covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us or calling 707-441-5000.

= historical data. All data from the Humboldt County Joint Information.

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