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Posted on: February 20, 2021

Local COVID-19 Update, February 20, 2021

Dubuque County: 154 New First-Dose Vaccinations, 27 New Positive Individuals, and No New Deaths.

Dubuque County: 154 New First-Dose Vaccinations, 27 New Positive Individuals, and No New Deaths.

Iowa: 8,845 New First-Dose Vaccinations, 603 New Positive Individuals, and No New Deaths.

IDPH Modifies Test Reporting


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): 8,908
     (154 more than yesterday)
  • Vaccinations completed (2nd dose): 5,737
     (553 more than yesterday)

Vaccine Provider Information


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

  • 27 more positive individuals than yesterday
  • Total individuals positive to date = 12,222
  • Positive cases over the last 7 days:  92

ACTIVE CASES

  • 570 active cases in Dubuque County (31 less than yesterday)

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

  • No new deaths.
  • 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

  • IDPH has shifted from individual tests to total tests, which is also reflected in the lower positivity rate. Reports of 24-hour changes in testing will resume tomorrow.  
  • Total tests to date = 155,986
  • Past 14-day average = 3.2%
  • Past 7-day average = 2.6%

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 62 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/

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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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