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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Local COVID-19 Update, February 19, 2021

Dubuque County: 501 New First-Dose Vaccinations, 13 New Cases, and 1 New Death.

Dubuque County: 501 New First-Dose Vaccinations, 13 New Cases, and 1 New Death.

Iowa: 12,213 New First-Dose Vaccinations, 557 New Cases, and 15 New Deaths.


Feb. 18 Video Update

February 18 Video Update

In yesterday's video update, Public Health Specialist Mary Rose Corrigan talked about vaccine priority groups, how they are determined, and what to expect if you are in one of those groups. She also recommends reaching out to those 65 and older who may need help determining their vaccination plan. Watch the brief update for more on behalf of the Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team.

DUBUQUE COUNTY 24-HOUR CHANGES & TOTALS  

(11 a.m. yesterday to 11 a.m. today) 

VACCINATIONS OF COUNTY RESIDENTS  
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/vaccineinformation

  • Vaccinations started (1st dose): 8,754
     (501 more than yesterday)
  • Vaccinations completed (2nd dose): 5,184
     (316 more than yesterday)

Vaccine Provider Information
 

POSITIVE CASES
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/case-counts

  • 13 new cases.
  • Total confirmed cases to date = 12,195
  • Positive cases over the last 7 days:  96
  • Positive cases over the last 14 days:  241

New Dubuque County Cases by Age Group Feb 6-19 (JPG)

ACTIVE CASES

  • 601 active cases (52 less than yesterday)

DEATHS   
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/outcome-analysis-deaths

  • 1 new death.
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 191 
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 178, Contributing Factor Deaths = 13

HOSPITALIZATIONS 
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/rmcc-data

  • Dubuque County Residents Hospitalized = 13 as of Feb. 15. (1 less than Feb. 13)

TESTING & POSITIVITY RATE
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/case-counts

  • 79 more individuals tested.
  • Total individuals tested to date = 53,148
  • Past 14-day average = 6.3%
  • Past 7-day average = 3.6%

LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY OUTBREAKS
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/long-term-care

 1 long-term care facility outbreak (same as yesterday):

  • Stonehill Care Center, Dubuque (76 current positive cases, 2 in the last 14 days, and 59 recoveries) 

Please do not reply to this message.  If you have questions, please call 563.556.6200.  
For COVID-19 information specific to Dubuque County, visit  www.dubuquecounty.org/COVID19

 For current statewide data, please visit coronavirus.iowa.gov/

General Guidelines (JPG)

This message is from the Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team, which includes staff from the from the Dubuque County Health Department, City of Dubuque Health Department, Dubuque County Emergency Management Agency, and the Dubuque Visiting Nurse Association.

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