155 New COVID-19 Cases Since Friday at Noon
5 New Deaths
22,832 Total Positives / 683 Total Deaths
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ (July 26, 2021) — The Mohave County Health Department (MCDPH) Nursing staff has been notified of 155 confirmed COVID-19 cases reported since Friday at noon. There are also 5 deaths.
Four of the five deaths are from previously reported positive cases. Two are from the Kingman service area. One is 50-59 and one is 60-69. Two 0f those deaths are from the Lake Havasu City service area. One is 50-59 and one is 70-79.
The 5th death is among the 155 new confirmed positive cases. It is a Kingman area person, between the ages of 40-49.
Of the 155 new confirmed cases, there are 76 new confirmed cases in the Bullhead City service area. There are 45 new confirmed cases in the Kingman service area. There are 29 new confirmed cases in the Lake Havasu City service area. There are 5 new cases in the North County service area. There are 0 new cases in an Undetermined or unknown area of the county.
ALL 155 of the cases remain under investigation.
Of the 76 new confirmed cases in the Bullhead City area, seven are 0-10; ten are 11-19; eight are 20-29; thirteen are 30-39; eleven are 40-49; twelve are 50-59; eleven are 60-69; three are 70-79; one is 80-89.
Of the 45 new confirmed cases in the Kingman area, three are 0-10; four are 11-19; five are 20-29; five are 30-39; five are 40-49; seven are 50-59; eleven are 60-69; one is 70-79; two are 80-89; one is 90+. The 45th Kingman area new confirmed case is the death mentioned above.
Of the 29 new confirmed cases in the Lake Havasu City area, one is 0-10; one is 11-19; eight are 20-29; five are 40-49; six are 50-59; eight are 60-69.
Of the 5 new confirmed cases in the North County area, one is 11-19; three are 40-49; one is 50-59.
TOTAL POSITIVE CASES SINCE 1ST CASE REPORTED –—–22,832 (Corrected from 7/23/21)
TOTAL RECOVERED THUS FAR: 18,851
*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 Old’s 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