123 New COVID-19 Cases Since Wednesday at Noon
AND 10 New Deaths
23,064 Total Positives / 693 Total Deaths
*Monoclonal Antibody Therapeutics
Can Reduce Hospitalizations Or Severe Illness
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ (July 30, 2021) — The Mohave County Health Department (MCDPH) Nursing staff has been notified of 123 confirmed COVID-19 cases reported since Wednesday at noon. There are also 10 new deaths, nine are from previously reported positive cases.
Of the 10 new deaths being reported, four are from the Bullhead City service area. Three of those are previously reported positive cases,. One is 60-69 and two are 80-89. The 4th death is one of the new 123 cases reported today, an 80-89 person.
Five of the 10 deaths are from the Kingman service area. One is 50-59; three are 70-79’ one is 80-89.
The 10th death is a 70-79 individual from the Lake Havasu City service area.
Of the 123 new confirmed cases, there are 57 new confirmed cases in the Bullhead City service area. There are 34 new confirmed cases in the Kingman service area. There are 26 new confirmed cases in the Lake Havasu City service area. There are 6 new cases in the North County service area. There are 0 new cases in an Undetermined or unknown area of the county.
ALL 123 of the cases remain under investigation.
Of the 57 new confirmed cases in the Bullhead City area, six are 0-10; ten are 11-19; five are 20-29; seven are 30-39; nine are 40-49; nine are 50-59; four are 60-69; three are 70-79; two are 80-89; one is 90+. The 57th Bullhead City area new confirmed case is one of the deaths mentioned above.
Of the 34 new confirmed cases in the Kingman area, three are 0-10; five are 11-19; two are 20-29; four are 30-39; ten are 40-49; five are 50-59; four are 60-69; one is 80-89.
Of the 26 new confirmed cases in the Lake Havasu City area, two are 11-19; eight are 20-29; two are 30-39; two are 40-49; four are 50-59; five are 60-69; one is 70-79; two are 80-89.
Of the six new confirmed cases in the North County area, one is 11-19; three are 20-29; one is 40-49; one is 80-89.
TOTAL POSITIVE CASES SINCE 1ST CASE REPORTED –—–23,064
TOTAL RECOVERED THUS FAR: 21,291
*Important New Information on
Reducing COVID-19 Hospitalizations
Monoclonal antibody therapeutics can reduce the possibility of hospitalization or severe illness for those who are positive for COVID-19. The optimal treatment time to receive monoclonal antibodies is as soon as possible following a positive COVID-19 PCR test and within 10 days of onset of COVID-19 symptoms. There are Mohave County healthcare providers who currently offer monoclonal antibody therapeutics. Please reach out to a healthcare provider for more information. *
ALSO: COVID-19 Cases are on the rise in many parts of the U.S., including Mohave County. Well over 90% of all those who are hospitalized were not vaccinated. The Mohave County Health Department continues to urge all residents to get fully vaccinated. At this point, Mohave County has under 40% vaccinated. If you haven’t been fully immunized yet, please help our county reach a much higher percentage of vaccinations. The Delta variant is here and hospitalizations have increased locally.
Vaccinations are readily available at this time. With some providers, immediate walk ins are available as well. Check providers here–https://www.mohavecounty.us/ContentPage.aspx?id=127&cid=1444&page=2&rid=2230 *
More County COVID-19 test results can be seen here: https://covid-19-mohave.hub.arcgis.com/
These reports now take place on Monday, Wednesday, & Friday afternoons.
Pfizer Vaccine Now Available to
12-17 Year Olds in Mohave County
The Mohave County Department of Public Health has now allocated Pfizer vaccine to the following providers this week. Two doses are required and this vaccine can be administered to the 12-17 age group. In Mohave County, that is approximately 10,000 individuals.)
- Kingman: Uptown Drug
- Bullhead City: DeeFlat Pharmacy
- Lake Havasu City: Sunrise Pharmacy
Additionally, individuals can locate other providers offering Pfizer vaccine in Mohave County using the ADHS Vaccine Finder web link:
*IMPORTANT NOTE: Extra HELP is in place with our County COVID Call Center for those who do not have access to the Internet and/or a computer. Those individuals can now help dealing with COVID-19 information. 928-753-8665.
The call center will also answer any other questions on COVID-19. There are 6 people answering the calls, so please be patient. They will get to you. Thank you!
IMPORTANT NOTE: The Mohave County Department of Public Health staff review case information for accuracy and completeness. There are a number of reasons for the adjustments, including the removal of cases that did not have a permanent address in Mohave County, reconciliation of cases reported twice or not originally reported, and removal of probable cases.
Steps you can take to prevent the spread of COVID-19 include:
- Wear a mask over your nose and mouth
- Stay at least 6 feet away from others who do not live with you
- Avoid crowds
- Avoid poorly ventilated spaces
- Wash your hands often
- Cover coughs and sneezes
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces
- Stay home if you feel sick
- Monitor your health daily