87 New COVID-19 Cases Reported Friday
There Are 2 New Deaths
19,692 Total Positives
583 Total Deaths
MOHAVE COUNTY, AZ (March 20, 2021) — The Mohave County Health Department (MCDPH) Nursing staff has been notified of 87 new confirmed COVID-19 cases reported Friday. There are 2 new deaths, one of them is among the 87 news cases.
Of the 2 new deaths, one of them is from a previously reported positive case in the Kingman service area, a 90+ person. The 2nd death, as mentioned, is among the 87 new cases. It is an 80-89 person in the Bullhead City service area.
Of the 87 new confirmed cases, there are 38 new cases in the Lake Havasu City service area. There are 31 new cases in the Bullhead City service area. There are 15 new cases in the Kingman service area. There are 2 new cases in the North County service area. There is 1 new case in an Undetermined area of the county.
ALL of the new confirmed cases are still under investigation.
Of the 38 new cases in the Lake Havasu area, one is 0-10; five are 11-19; two are 20-29; two are 30-39; three are 40-49; five are 50-59; ten are 60-69; eight are 70-79; two are 80-89.
Of the 31 new cases in the Bullhead City area, one is 0-10; four are 20-29; one is 30-39; one is 40-49; two are 50-59; eight are 60-69; eight are 70-79; five are 80-89. The final Bullhead City area case is the death mentioned above.
Of the 15 new cases in the Kingman area, three are 0-10; two are 11-19; three are 30-39; two are 40-49; three are 50-59; one is 60-69; one is 80-89.
One of the two North County service area cases is 40-49 and the other is 60-69.
The final confirmed new case is a 40-49 individual in an Undetermined area of Mohave County.
TOTAL POSITIVE CASES SINCE 1ST CASE REPORTED –—–19,692
TOTAL RECOVERED THUS FAR: 12,916
TOTAL Mohave County Vaccine Allocation:
Mohave County Allocation:
Total amount of Moderna and Janssen COVID-19 vaccine = 68,700 doses
- Bullhead City 17,100
- Ft.Mohave/Mohave Valley 5,000
- Kingman 21,300
- Lake Havasu City 22,900
- North County 2,400
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