27 New COVID-19 Cases Reported
Since Monday Noon
There are 0 Deaths
20,601 Total Positives/627 Total Deaths
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ (May 12, 2021) — The Mohave County Health Department (MCDPH) Nursing staff has been notified of 27 confirmed COVID-19 cases reported since Monday noon.
Of the 27 new confirmed cases, there are 14 new cases in the Bullhead City service area. There are 7 new cases in the Kingman service area. There are 6 new cases in the Lake Havasu City service area. There are 0 new cases in the North County service area. There are 0 new cases in an Undetermined area of the county.
Of the 14 new confirmed cases in the Bullhead City area, 13 of them remain under investigation. Three are 11-19; one is 20-29; three are 30-39; one is 50-59; four are 60-69; one is 70-79. The 14th and final Bullhead City area case is 60-69, recovering at home and is linked to another case.
Of the seven new confirmed cases in the Kingman area, ALL remain under investigation. One is 0-10; one is 11-19; one is 30-39; one is 40-49; two are 60-69; one is 90+.
Of the 6 new confirmed cases in the Lake Havasu City area, ALL remain under investigation. One is 0-10; two are 11-19; two are 50-59; one is 60-69.
TOTAL POSITIVE CASES SINCE 1ST CASE REPORTED –—–20,601
TOTAL RECOVERED THUS FAR: 14,057
The next COVID-19 case report will be on Friday afternoon. These reports now take place on Monday, Wednesday, & Friday afternoons.
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Mohave County Health Director Denise Burley says “there is currently an abundant supply of the Moderna vaccine available throughout the county to handle any vaccination needs.” She adds, “the county’s providers can definitely meet any demand.”
All those who want a vaccination and have been putting it off for whatever reason, should know that now is the absolute perfect time to make that appointment with little or no waiting for the first dose of Moderna.
All adults in Mohave County are eligible to receive a COVID-19 vaccination. Here is the list of the vaccine providers that have been working with Mohave County:
*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:
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