Thirty-eight more tests have been concluded since yesterday’s report — all negative — and the Public Health Lab has received new supplies, and has the capacity to run about 400 tests.
Daily COVID-19 testing stats from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:
People tested before the Public Health Laboratory came online March 7:
- 6 tested by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention or California Department of Public Health
People whose tests were run by the Public Health Laboratory:
Results Summary to date:
- 109 total patients tested
- 1 positive
- 1 positive, cleared
- 1 inconclusive, cleared
- 106 negative
Current test capacity: After receiving additional supplies, the Public Health Laboratory has a total capacity of 400 tests and can process approximately 20 samples a day with an approximate turnaround time of 48 hours.