186 New COVID-19 Cases Since Friday at Noon
No New Deaths
27,355 Total Positives / 787 Total Deaths
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ (September 20, 2021) — The Mohave County Health Department (MCDPH) Nursing staff has been notified of 186 new confirmed COVID-19 cases reported since Friday at noon. There are no new deaths.
Of the 186 new cases, ALL are still under investigation.
Of the 186 new confirmed cases, there are 48 new confirmed cases in the Bullhead City service area There are 109 new confirmed cases in the Kingman service area. There are 27 new confirmed cases in the Lake Havasu City service area. There is 1 new confirmed case in the North County service area. There is 1 new confirmed case in an Undetermined or Unknown area of the county.
Of the 48 new confirmed cases in the Bullhead City area, five are 11-19; three are 20-29; eleven are 30-39; five are 40-49; eleven are 50-59; ten are 60-69; three are 70-79.
Of the 109 new confirmed cases in the Kingman area, eleven are 0-10; five are 11-19; twelve are 20-29; twenty-one are 30-39; sixteen are 40-49; seventeen are 50-59; eleven are 60-69; eleven are 70-79; five are 80-89.
Of the 27 new confirmed cases in the Lake Havasu City area, four are 11-19; four are 20-29; three are 30-39; one is 40-49; six are 50-59; seven are 60-69; one is 70-79; one is 90+.
The one new confirmed case in the North County area is a 40-49 person.
The one new confirmed case in an Unknown/Undetermined area is a 30-39 person.
TOTAL POSITIVE CASES SINCE 1ST CASE REPORTED –—–27,537
TOTAL RECOVERED THUS FAR: 23,553
AVERAGE AGE OF CASES SINCE CASE #1: 45.6
AVERAGE AGE OF DEATHS SINCE FIRST DEATH: 73.4
*IMPORTANT: If you are in need of testing, please be sure to check our COVID-19 Testing Sites website for a location near you: https://www.mohave.gov/ContentPage.aspx?id=127&cid=1444&page=1&rid=2229 *
Updated Local Information on
Reducing COVID-19 Hospitalizations
Early intervention with monoclonal antibody infusion therapy can shorten the duration of COVID-19 symptoms and reduce the risk of severe illness and hospitalization. This is becoming increasingly important as a surge of patients with the Delta variant continues to strain hospital resources.
The therapy is available to the following people:
- Individuals who have tested positive for COVID-19 and are within ten days of symptom onset
• Unvaccinated individuals who have had close contact with a COVID-positive person
• Vaccinated individuals who are immunocompromised and have had close contact with a COVID-positive person
If you or a close contact test positive for COVID-19, immediately contact (928) 681-8699 to see if you are eligible for treatment. Additional information about monoclonal antibody infusion therapy can be found at:
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