24 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Today
Plus 5 New Death
19,132 Total Positives
559 Total Deaths
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ (March 3, 2021) — The Mohave County Health Department (MCDPH) Nursing staff has been notified of 24 new confirmed COVID-19 cases reported today. There are also 5 new deaths from previously reported positive cases.
Of the 5 new deaths, there are 4 in the Kingman service area. One is 60-69; one is 70-79; one is 80-89; one is 90+.
The 5th and final death reported today is a 70-79 person, a previously reported positive case in the Bullhead City service area.
Of the 24 new confirmed cases, there are 6 new cases in the Bullhead City service area. There are 5 new cases in the Kingman service area. There are 10 new cases in the Lake Havasu City service area. There are 3 new cases in the North County service area. There are 0 new cases in an Undetermined area of the county.
ALL of the 24 new confirmed cases remain under investigation.
Of the 6 new cases in the Bullhead City area, one is 0-10; one is 11-19; one is 30-39; one is 50-59; two are 70-79.
Of the 5 new cases in the Kingman area, one is 11-19; one is 20-29; one is 40-49; two are 70-79.
Of the 10 new cases in the Lake Havasu City area, one is 11-19; one is 20-29; one is 30-39; four are 60-69; two are 70-79; one is 80-89.
Of the 3 new cases in the North County service area, one is 20-29; one is 30-39; one is 40-49.
TOTAL POSITIVE CASES –—–19,132
TOTAL RECOVERED: 12,503
Mohave County Allocation:
Total amount of Moderna COVID-19 vaccine = 39,700 doses
- Bullhead City 10,700
- Ft.Mohave/Mohave Valley 3,300
- Kingman 11,200
- Lake Havasu City 12,800
- North County 1,700
Total amount of Janssen COVID-19 vaccine = 1,700 doses
- Bullhead City 400
- Ft.Mohave/Mohave Valley 200
- Kingman 500
- Lake Havasu City 300
- North County 300
Vaccine Site Updates:
None at this time.
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