17 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Today
There Is 1 New Death
19,909 Total Positives
594 Total Deaths
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ (March 31, 2021) — The Mohave County Health Department (MCDPH) Nursing staff has been notified of 17 new confirmed COVID-19 cases reported today. There is also 1 new death.
The one new death is that of a 70-79 person, a previously reported positive case in the Bullhead City service area.
Of the 17 new confirmed cases, there are 4 new cases in the Kingman service area. There are 3 new cases in the Lake Havasu City service area. There are 9 new cases in the Bullhead City service area. There is 1 new cases in the North County service area. There are 0 new cases in an Undetermined area of the county.
ALL 17 cases are still under investigation.
Of the 9 new confirmed cases in the Bullhead City area, two are 20-29; two are 30-39; one is 50-59; three are 60-69; one is 70-79.
Of the 4 new confirmed cases in the Kingman area, two are 11-19; one is 20-29; one is 60-69.
Of the 3 new confirmed cases in the Lake Havasu City area, one is 30-39; one is 50-59; one is 60-69.
The final new confirmed case is a 40-49 individual in the North County area.
TOTAL POSITIVE CASES SINCE 1ST CASE REPORTED –—–19,909
TOTAL RECOVERED THUS FAR: 13,284
Reminder: As in an earlier press release today, the County is opening vaccinations to ALL adults beginning tomorrow (Friday.) Make an appointment by going here: https://www.mohavecounty.us/ContentPage.aspx?id=127&cid=1444&page=2&rid=2230
TOTAL Mohave County Vaccine Allocation:
Mohave County Allocation:
Total amount of Moderna and Janssen COVID-19 vaccine = 68,700 doses
- Bullhead City 17,100
- Ft.Mohave/Mohave Valley 5,000
- Kingman 21,300
- Lake Havasu City 22,900
- North County 2,400
Current Mohave County Vaccination Phases:
- Phase 1A & 1B Priority Population Vaccinations:
- 1A – Healthcare personnel, including frontline workers at increased risk for COVID-19. – Activated/Started
- 1A – Long-term care residents at highest risk for severe disease and death, including staff who interact with vulnerable populations. – Activated/Started
- 1B – Protective Services Occupations – Activated/Started
- 1B – Adults 75 and Older – Activated/Started
- 1B – Education and Childcare Workers – Activated/Started
- 1B – Adults 65 and Older – Activated/Started
- 1B – Essential Services/Critical Industry Workers – Pending/Not Started
- 1B – Adults with Risk Conditions in Congregate Settings – Pending/Not Started
*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.
***It’s Important to Realize That the Call Center Is There to HELP only. It Is Not a Provider and/or Is Not Responsible for Actual Appointments or the Lack of Availability of an Appointment. Thank You.***
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:
ü Wear a mask over your nose and mouth
ü Stay at least 6 feet away from others who do not live with you
ü Avoid crowds
ü Avoid poorly ventilated spaces
ü Wash your hands often
ü Cover coughs and sneezes
ü Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces
ü Stay home if you feel sick
ü Monitor your health daily
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