Daily COVID Report / Jan. 12

COVID REPORT: Fifteen New Cases Confirmed, Another Granada Resident Dies; 13 People Now Hospitalized and Four in ICU


Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center:

A Humboldt County resident has died with COVID-19, and 15 additional cases were reported today. One previously reported case was determined to be from out of county, so the total number of county residents who have tested positive is 2,138.

The person who died was in their 90s and a resident of Granada Rehabilitation and Wellness Center. This marks the 13th death related to the facility and the 24th death overall in the county. A total of 72 Granada residents and 28 staff at the facility have tested positive. Humboldt County Health Officer Dr. Ian Hoffman expresses his sympathies for the loss with the individual’s family, friends and caregivers. 

The COVID-19 vaccine is currently available to everyone in Phase 1A, which includes people who work in health care settings or long-term care facilities, home health caregivers and community health workers, including promotoras. Those who fall into Phase 1A and have not yet received an email invitation should follow the link below to complete the Healthcare Workforce Survey. An invitation to a vaccination clinic will be sent once the survey has been completed and approved. 

Link to the COVID-19 Healthcare Workforce Survey: https://forms.gle/AFys9CLHFHYg5bcC6

For a complete list of those included in Phase 1A, please go to cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/COVID-19/CDPH-Allocation-Guidelines-for-COVID-19-Vaccine-During-Phase-1A-Recommendations.aspx.  

For the most recent COVID-19 information, visit cdc.gov or cdph.ca.gov. Local information is available at humboldtgov.org or during business hours by contacting covidinfo@co.humboldt.ca.us or calling 707-441-5000.
 

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Jan. 12

= historic data. All data from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center.

Cases

New Cases

14

Active Cases

701

Currently Hospitalized

13

Currently in ICU

4
Case Updates
Testing

Number of Tests

264

% Positive

5.3%

Health Lab Supply

10,000

So Far

Cases

Total Cases

2,138

Hospitalizations

77
Acquisition

Contact to Known Case

916

Community Spread

255

Travel

233

Under Investigation

734
Testing

Total Tests

60,792

Demographics
As of Monday, Jan. 11

Age

Average Age

38
Sex

Men

46%

Women

53%
Region

Northern Humboldt

367

Humboldt Bay Area

1383

Southern Humboldt

160
By Zip Code
Town Zip Total cases
Arcata 95521 422
The O3 95503 396
Eureka 95501 372
McKinleyville 95519 218
Fortuna 95540 209
Hoopa 95546 131
Redway 95560 50
Rio Dell 95562 44
Ferndale 95536 38
Loleta 95551 35
Garberville 95542 29
Bayside 95524 23
Hydesville 95547 19
Trinidad 95570 18
Kneeland 95549 17
Willow Creek 95573 14
Blue Lake 95525 12
Scotia 95565 12
Carlotta 95528 10
Miranda 95553 9
Myers Flat 95554 8
Whitethorn 95589 6
Samoa 95564 6
Per Capita
Town Zip Cases per capita
Hoopa 95546 3.48%
Redway 95560 3.41%
Myers Flat 95554 2.79%
Loleta 95551 2.55%
Arcata 95521 1.97%
Hydesville 95547 1.94%
Kneeland 95549 1.62%
Eureka 95501 1.59%
Scotia 95565 1.55%
The O3 95503 1.55%
Fortuna 95540 1.46%
Garberville 95542 1.4%
Samoa 95564 1.39%
Bayside 95524 1.33%
Ferndale 95536 1.31%
Rio Dell 95562 1.29%
McKinleyville 95519 1.14%
Miranda 95553 0.99%
Willow Creek 95573 0.9%
Blue Lake 95525 0.84%
Trinidad 95570 0.79%
Carlotta 95528 0.67%
Whitethorn 95589 0.61%

Data from CalREDIE. Zip codes not listed have experienced five cases or fewer. Zip code populations from the American Community Survey, 2018.


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