Press release from the Humboldt County Joint Press Center:
The Humboldt County Public Health Clinic and other approved local vaccinators received a total of 57,326 doses of COVID-19 vaccine.
The local vaccination data on the Humboldt County Data Dashboard has been updated. Some highlights include:
- 22,365 county residents have been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. This accounts for 16.5% of the county’s total population and 19.9% of the population over 16 years of age currently eligible for vaccination.
- 27% of county residents received at least one dose of the vaccine, which means that more than a quarter of residents have some protection against the virus.
- 59.6% of county residents aged 75 and over received the full vaccination, and 38.2% of county residents aged 65 to 74 received the full vaccination.
To access the control panel, visit humboldtgov.org/Dashboard. To view only vaccine data, please visit humboldtgov.org/VaccineData.
As of today, the focus of vaccination includes residents of Humboldt County 50 years and older. Due to the limited supply of vaccines throughout the state and country, not all eligible people will receive the vaccine in the next few weeks. The groups currently eligible for vaccination include:
- Over 50 years old
- High-risk groups of 16 to 64 years old
- Food and agriculture
- Emergency service
- K-12 and early education, parenting
- Higher education
- Phase 1A health care.
All county residents 16 years and older will be eligible for vaccination on April 15. To register for notifications of available vaccinations, please visit https://myturn.ca.gov/.
Outdoor activity guidance is effective today
The latest state guidelines for outdoor seating live performances are effective today. For Humboldt County, which is currently at the “red” or substantive level, the state’s guidelines require that capacity be limited to 20% and discounts are offered to guests in its seats or other designated pickup areas. To read the state’s complete “Outdoor Events Live Performances and Performances” guide, please visit https://files.covid19.ca.gov/pdf/guidance-live-performances-en.pdf.
A total of 13 new cases have been reported since Tuesday
Since the latest report on Tuesday, 13 new cases of COVID-19 have been reported. A total of 3,489 county residents have tested positive for the virus.
For the latest COVID-19 information, please visit cdc.gov or cdph.ca.gov. You can get local information through humboldtgov.org or contact email@example.com during working hours or call 707-441-5000.
Some Safeway and CVS Pharmacy locations offer COVID-19 vaccination appointments. Check if one of the locations has an appointment for your age group or age group by clicking on the link below.
CVS Pharmacy: https://www.cvs.com/immunizations/covid-19-vaccine? icid = cvs-home-hero1-link2-coronavirus-vaccine.
Local COVID-19 vaccine information: humboldtgov.org/VaccineInfo
Humboldt County COVID-19 Data Dashboard: humboldtgov.org/Dashboard
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Humboldt Health Alert: humboldtgov.org/HumboldtHealthAlert
= Historical data. All data comes from the Humboldt County Joint Information Center.
Data from CalREDIE. Postal codes that are not listed have experienced 5 or fewer cases. Zip code population in the 2018 American Community Survey.