61 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Today
2 New Deaths
18,710 Total Positives
535 Total Deaths
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ (February 19, 2021) — The Mohave County Health Department (MCDPH) Nursing staff has been notified of 61 new confirmed COVID-19 cases reported today. There are 2 new deaths.
Of the two deaths, one of them, a 60-69 Bullhead City service area person, is among today’s 61 new cases and not a previously reported positive case. The other is a 70-79 Kingman service area individual, a previously reported positive case.
Of the 61 new confirmed cases, there are 23 new cases in the Kingman service area. There are 20 new cases in the Bullhead City service area. There are 13 new cases in the Lake Havasu City service area. There are 3 new cases in the North County service area. There are 2 new cases in an Undetermined area of the county.
Of the 23 new cases in the Kingman service area, 22 remain under investigation. One is 0-10; two are 11-19; four are 20-29; three are 30-39; five are 40-49; three are 50-59; three are 60-69; one is 70-79. The 23rd and final Kingman area case is a 50-59 person, who is recovering at home and is linked to another case.
Of the 20 new cases in the Bullhead City area, 15 of them are still under investigation. Three are 20-29; two are 50-59; five are 60-69; three are 70-79; two are 80-89. Four of the Bullhead City area cases are recovering at home and are linked to another confirmed case. One is 0-10; one is 11-19; one is 60-69; one is 70-79; two are 80-69. The 20th and final Bullhead City area case is the new case and death listed above.
ALL of the 13 new confirmed cases in the Lake Havasu area remain under investigation. One is 20-29; three are 30-39; one is 40-49; one is 50-59; four are 60-69; two are 70-79; one is 80-89.
ALL 3 North County area cases are still under investigation. Two are 30-39 and one is 40-49.
The final two Mohave County cases are in an undetermined area of the county. One is a 30-39 person, recovering at home and is linked to another case. The other and final case is 50-59 and remains under investigation.
TOTAL POSITIVE CASES –—–18,710
TOTAL RECOVERED: 12,052
NOTE: Kingman Regional Medical Center (KRMC) has opened its COVID-19 vaccine clinic to the public― beginning with adults age 75 and older. In coordination with the Mohave County Department of Public Health, During the prior administration phases, KRMC vaccinated hospital staff (Phase 1A) and Protective Services Occupations. (Phase 1B,Category 1). Now, the hospital is transitioning to Phase 1B, Category 2, 75 Years and Older. KRMC is providing the COVID-19 vaccination BY APPOINTMENT ONLY. People ages 75 and Older can schedule an appointment by calling 928-263-3945. There is no charge for the COVID-19 vaccine. Photo ID and masks are required at time of service.
*IMPORTANT NOTE: Extra help is in place with our County COVID Call Center for the 75 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