COVID-19 Statistics | Could 18, 2022 | Misplaced Coast Outpost

Humboldt County Public Well being reported six new hospitalizations at present, two residents of their 70s and 4 aged 80 or older. An extra 306 confirmed optimistic circumstances of COVID-19 have been reported in addition to 124 new possible circumstances for the interval between Tuesday, Could 10, and Tuesday, Could 17. The full variety of confirmed circumstances within the county stands at 18,078. An extra 3,304 circumstances are reported as possible.*

Native vaccination information has been up to date on the COVID-19 Knowledge Dashboard. Highlights embrace:

  • Because the final weekly report on Could 11, a further 106 residents accomplished their vaccine sequence.
  • A complete of 90,104 people, or roughly 66% of the county’s complete inhabitants, have been totally vaccinated as of Tuesday.

As a part of the federal authorities’s Nationwide COVID-19 Preparedness Plan, the nationwide Check to Deal with Initiative has been launched, with one Humboldt location on the Wharfinger Constructing. At Check to Deal with areas, individuals are examined for COVID-19 and if an individual assessments optimistic, is 12 or older and coverings are deemed applicable for them, Paxlovid antiviral treatment might be administered at no cost. A registered nurse is onsite with a Telehealth hyperlink to a medical physician with a view to dispense treatment, ought to the affected person select.

Paxlovid was developed as an oral capsule and created to assist maintain high-risk sufferers from getting sick sufficient to require hospitalization. The drug is meant for these with initially gentle or average COVID-19 signs who’re vulnerable to extreme illness. This may embrace older individuals and those that are immunosuppressed or have situations similar to coronary heart illness, most cancers or diabetes.

The Wharfinger Constructing OptumServe testing location is now serving as Humboldt County’s first Check to Deal with location, and the service runs each day from 10 am to 7 pm at 1 Marina Means in Eureka. The positioning is closed from 11 am to midday and 5 to six pm A medical supplier might be obtainable to evaluation sufferers’ present drugs. Attendees ought to have an inventory of their drugs with them.

OptumServe continues to supply speedy antigen testing and PCR testing companies on the Wharfinger website. PCR assessments can be found solely on a walk-in foundation and have to be particularly requested from the attendee. Stroll-in attendees ought to obtain solely speedy antigen testing except the attendee particularly states they require a PCR check. Appointments for antigen testing will be made at lhi.care/covidtesting or by calling 888-634-1123.

Vaccines might be obtainable throughout this weekend’s Redwood Coast Kite Competition & Artisan Honest in Eureka at Halverson Park. Humboldt County Public Well being might be becoming a member of a California Division of Public Well being vaccine staff to supply free first and second vaccine pictures in addition to boosters for attendees through the occasion on Saturday, Could 21, between 10 am and 4 pm

Moreover, vaccines stay available all through Humboldt County and, as all the time, Humboldt’s vaccination and testing companies can be found freed from cost. Stroll-ins are welcome in any respect Public Well being clinics and a few pharmacy vaccination websites. Appointments will also be made at MyTurn.ca.gov.

Second booster pictures of Pfizer and Moderna can be found in any respect Humboldt County Public Well being vaccine clinics for these 50 and older, in addition to sure immunocompromised people, so long as it has been 4 months since their first booster shot. These keen on a second booster may examine with pharmacies about availability. To examine the supply of a particular vaccine, go to the vaccines.gov web page, or textual content your ZIP code to 438829 to find a close-by pharmacy providing vaccines.

See the schedule under for particular Public Well being vaccination and testing clinic dates, instances, areas and obtainable companies. Questions on clinic companies will be directed to Public Well being at 707-445-6201.

Trinidad — Thursday, Could 19, 2 to five pm
Trinidad City Corridor (409 Trinity St.)
Ages 5 and older
Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson/Moderna
PCR and speedy testing obtainable on a primary come first served foundation
Stroll-ins are welcome.

Redway — Friday, Could 20, 10 am to 4 pm
Healy Senior Heart (456 Briceland Street)
Ages 5 and older
Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson/Moderna
PCR and speedy testing obtainable on a primary come first served foundation
Stroll-ins are welcome.

Eureka — Saturday, Could 21, 10 am to 4 pm
Redwood Coast Kite Competition & Artisan Honest
Halvorsen Park (1003 Waterfront Dr.)
Ages 5 and older
Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson/Moderna
PCR and speedy testing obtainable on a primary come first served foundation
Stroll-ins are welcome.

Willow Creek — Saturday, Could 21, 10 am to three pm
Veterans Park (100 Kimtu Rd)
Ages 5 and older
Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson/Moderna
PCR and speedy testing obtainable on a primary come first served foundation
Stroll-ins are welcome.

Eureka — Monday, Could 23, 9 am to three:30 pm Closed from midday to 1 pm
Public Well being Primary Workplace (529 I St.)
Ages 5 and older
Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson/Moderna
PCR and speedy testing obtainable on a primary come first served foundation
Stroll-ins are welcome.

Eureka — Tuesday, Could 24, 9 am to 4 pm Closed from midday to 1 pm
Public Well being Primary Workplace (529 I St.)
Ages 5 and older
Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson/Moderna
PCR and speedy testing obtainable on a primary come first served foundation
Stroll-ins are welcome.

Willow Creek — Tuesday, Could 24, 10 am to three pm Closed from midday to 1 pm
Public Well being Workplace (77 Walnut Means)
Ages 5 and older
Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson/Moderna
PCR and speedy testing obtainable on a primary come first served foundation
Stroll-ins are welcome.

McKinleyville — Wednesday, Could 25, 12:30 p.m. to five p.m
The Heart at McKinleyville (1615 Heartwood Dr.)
Ages 5 and older
Pfizer/Johnson & Johnson/Moderna
PCR and speedy testing obtainable on a primary come first served foundation
Stroll-ins are welcome.

* “Confirmed circumstances” symbolize the full confirmed optimistic PCR assessments outcomes or detection of SARS-CoV-2 by genomic sequencing, and “possible circumstances” are people who:

  • Have a optimistic antigen (Ag) check for COVID-19, or
  • Had been recognized by a well being care supplier with COVID-19 illness, or
  • Have signs of COVID-19 illness after being in shut contact with an individual having a PCR-confirmed check end result, or
  • Had been a decedent whose loss of life certificates lists COVID-19 as a trigger or important contributing issue of their loss of life, within the absence of a optimistic PCR check end result.

Join COVID-19 vaccination: MyTurn.ca.gov
Verify for vaccine availability at a neighborhood pharmacy: Vaccines.gov
Native COVID-19 vaccine data: humboldtgov.org/VaccineInfo
Humboldt County COVID-19 Knowledge Dashboard: humboldtgov.org/3246
Observe us on Fb: @HumCoCOVID19
Instagram: @HumCoCOVID19
Twitter: @HumCoCOVID19
Humboldt Well being Alert: humboldtgov.org/HumboldtHealthAlert

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