Four New Circumstances Confirmed On the recent time; Humboldt County Now Stands at 40 Confirmed Circumstances Total



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COVID-19 and Humboldt

Four New Circumstances Confirmed On the recent time; Humboldt County Now Stands at 40 Confirmed Circumstances Total

Press open from the Humboldt County Joint Knowledge Heart:

Four extra cases of COVID-19 had been confirmed this day by the Humboldt County Public Well being Laboratory (PHL).

One case confirmed April 2 was a sample from a person in a neighboring county whose take a look at was performed by the PHL. That certain case has been deducted from the previous day’s depend, bringing to 40 the total selection of Humboldt County residents who own tested certain for the virus.

Humboldt County has a making an try out charge of 649 per 100,000 residents, exceeding the national charge of 392 checks per 100,000 americans. Confirmed cases in Humboldt County total 27 per 100,000 residents, while U.S. rates total 78 per 100,000 americans.

The next files is per basically the most modern files accessible for all confirmed cases:

  • Contact to a Identified Case: 18
  • Shuttle-Bought: 13
  • Community Transmission: 6
  • Underneath Investigation: 3
  • Roughly 84% of cases are located in or around Eureka, Arcata, McKinleyville and Fortuna
  • Males: 43%
  • Females: 57%
  • Point out age: 44

Humboldt County Well being Officer Dr. Teresa Frankovich commended all team members wear face coverings when leaving their properties on distinguished industry, reinforcing novel guidance from the California Department of Public Well being. ““Face masks could perchance perchance support to diminish unfold of an infection within the team,” she mentioned. “Nonetheless, they don’t seem like another option to social distancing, handwashing and other measures.” Read more right here:humboldtgov.org/civicalerts.aspx?AID=2662.

For basically the most modern files on COVID-19, search the advice of withcdc.govorcdph.ca.gov. Local files is available athumboldtgov.orgor all the procedure by technique of industry hours by contactingcovidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.usor calling 707-441-5000.

Cumulative making an try out statistics

Total novel certain cases confirmed on April 3:

  • 4

Day-to-day COVID-19 case file for April 3

  • Total selection of certain cases: 40*
  • Total selection of hospitalizations: 2

*One case confirmed April 2 was from a neighboring county. That case has been deducted from Humboldt County’s general depend.

Total selection of people tested by Public Well being Laboratory:

  • 501

Total selection of people tested by all other sources (Centers for Disease Administration and Prevention, California Department of Public Well being and industrial labs):

  • 448

The Public Well being Laboratory currently has a capacity of roughly 650 checks and could perchance perchance route of about 50 samples a day with an approximate turnaround time of 48 to 72 hours.

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