67 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Since Wednesday Noon
There are 4 New Deaths
20,320 Total Positives
615 Total Deaths
*Abundance of Vaccine Now Available*
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ (April 23, 2021) — The Mohave County Health Department (MCDPH) Nursing staff has been notified of 67 confirmed COVID-19 cases reported since Wednesday noon. There are 4 new deaths. ALL of them are previously reported positive cases.
Three of the 4 new deaths are in the Bullhead City service area. One is 40-49; one is 60-69; one is 70-79. The 4th death is an 80-89 person in the Kingman service area.
Of the 67 new confirmed cases, there are 33 new cases in the Bullhead City service area. There are 22 new cases in the Kingman service area. There are 12 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.
ALL 67 new confirmed cases remain under investigation.
Of the 33 new confirmed cases in the Bullhead City area, four are 11-19; two are 20-29; one is 30-39; four are 40-49; eight are 50-59; eleven are 60-69; three are 70-79.
Of the 22 new confirmed cases in the Kingman area, two are 0-10; two are 11-19; five are 20-29; four are 30-39; four are 50-59; two are 70-79; three are 80-89.
Of the 12 new confirmed cases in the Lake Havasu City area, two are 11-19; three are 30-39; two are 40-49; four are 60-69; one is 70-79.
The next COVID-19 case report will be on Monday afternoon. These reports now take place on Monday, Wednesday, & Friday afternoons.
**ADHS is reviewing case and death data and receiving data from other states which may cause numbers to fluctuate in the coming weeks**
TOTAL POSITIVE CASES SINCE 1ST CASE REPORTED –—–20,320
TOTAL RECOVERED THUS FAR: 13,751
Vaccinations Readily Available Now
For Appointments for Moderna
Call Provider to Register
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