21 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Today in Mohave County

Published by The Bee News

March 18, 2021

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21 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Today

Plus 3 New Deaths

19,588 Total Positives

581 Total Deaths

MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ (March 18, 2021) — The Mohave County Health Department (MCDPH) Nursing staff has been notified of 21 new confirmed COVID-19 cases reported today.  There are 3 new deaths from previously reported positive cases.

Two of the new deaths are from the Kingman service area. One is 80-89 and the other is 90+. The 3rd death is a 40-49 person in the Bullhead City service area.

Of the 21 new confirmed cases, there are 10 new cases in the Bullhead City service area. There are 8 new cases in the Lake Havasu City service area. There are 3 new cases in the Kingman service area. There are 0 new cases in the North County service area. There are 0 new case in an Undetermined area of the county.

Of the 10 new cases in the Bullhead City area, 9 of them are still under investigation. Three are 0-10; one is 20-29; one is 30-39; one is 40-49; one is 60-69; one is 70-79; one is 80-89. The final Bullhead City area case is a 0-10 person, who is recovering at home and is linked to another case.

Of the 8 new cases in the Lake Havasu City area, ALL remain under investigation.  One is 11-19; two are 30-39; two are 40-49; two are 50-59; one is 70-79.

In the Kingman area, one of the 3 new cases is 50-59; one is 60-69; one is 80-89.  ALL three are still under investigation.

TOTAL POSITIVE CASES SINCE 1ST CASE REPORTED –—–19,588

TOTAL RECOVERED THUS FAR: 12,890

 TOTAL Mohave County Vaccine Allocation:

Total amount of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine = 55,700 doses

Community/Service Area:

  • Bullhead City                            14,100
  • Ft.Mohave/Mohave Valley     3,900
  • Kingman                                    16,200
  • Lake Havasu City                     19,600
  • North County                             1,900

Total amount of Janssen COVID-19 vaccine = 1,700 doses

Community/Service Area:

  • Bullhead City                                 400
  • Ft.Mohave/Mohave Valley        200
  • Kingman                                         500
  • Lake Havasu City                          300
  • North County                                300

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 the 65 Years & Older sub-category 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:

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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