COVID-19 death toll increases by 18
Santa Fe – New Mexico health officials announced 306 additional COVID-19 cases last Friday. According to the U.S. Department of Health, the most recent cases are:
·102 new cases in Bernalillo County
· 8 new cases in Chaves County
·Cibola County has 3 new cases
·5 new cases in Colfax County
·There are 2 new cases in Culi County
·Donia Ana County has 55 new cases
·13 new cases in Eddie County
· 6 new cases in Grant County
·1 new case in Guadalupe County
·7 new cases in Lixian
· 2 new cases in Lincoln County
· 4 new cases in Luna County
·7 new cases in McKinley County
·18 new cases in Otero County
· 2 new cases in Rio Aliba County
·22 new cases in Sandoval County
· There are 8 new cases in San Juan County
·San Miguel County has 3 new cases
·Santa Fe County has 1
· 1 new case in Sierra Leone County
·3 new cases in Taos County
· 4 new cases in Torrance County
·12 new cases in Valencia County
· 1 case of new disease among inmates of the New Mexico Department of Corrections at Lea County Correctional Facility
· There are 2 new cases among the New Mexico Department of Corrections inmates at the New Mexico Correctional Facility in Southern DoñaAna County
The Department of Health reported Friday that another 18 people in New Mexico have died of COVID-19:
·A man in his 40s from Bernalillo County. The individual has been hospitalized.
·A woman in her 70s from Bernalillo County. The patient has been hospitalized and has an underlying disease.
·A man in his 80s from Lea County. The person has an underlying disease and is a resident of Lovington Lovington Healthcare facility.
· A woman in her 50s in Luna County. The patient has been hospitalized and has an underlying disease.
·A woman in her 60s from McKinley County. Individuals have potential conditions.
· A male in his 60s in McKinley County. Individuals have potential conditions.
· A male in his 70s from McKinley County. The individual has been hospitalized.
·A woman in her 60s from Rio Aliba County. The individual has been hospitalized.
· A man in his 70s from Rio Arriba County. Individuals have potential conditions.
· A male in his 70s from Sandoval County. The patient has been hospitalized and has an underlying disease.
·The second man in his 70s is from Sandoval County. The person has an underlying disease and is a resident of The Retreat Healthcare facility in Rio Rancho.
· A man in his 40s from San Juan County. The patient has been hospitalized and has an underlying disease.
· A male in his sixties from San Juan County. Individuals have potential conditions.
· A male in his 70s from San Juan County. The patient has been hospitalized and has an underlying disease.
·A man in his 80s from San Juan County. The patient has been hospitalized and has an underlying disease.
· A man in his 70s from San Miguel County. The patient has been hospitalized and has an underlying disease.
· A male in his sixties from Socorro County. Individuals have potential conditions.
·A male in his 60s from Valencia County. The patient has been hospitalized and has an underlying disease.
The number of deaths among New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now 3,787.
On Friday, March 5, the ten postal codes with the most COVID-19 cases in the state were:
- 87121 – 16
- 87114 – 15
- 87112 – 11
- 87031 – 10
- 87144 – 10
- 88001 – 10
- 87109 – 9
- 88310 – 9
- 87124 – 8
- 88220 – 8
The number of daily medical records and test numbers are raw data based on information received by the state today, which means that it has not been carefully checked to identify potential duplicate data or late positive or negative data. In contrast, the red, yellow, and green county-level analysis provides a highly accurate picture over a two-week period.
The previously reported figures include two cases that were determined to be duplicates (one in Rio Aliba County and one in Taos County)-now corrected. Including the newly reported cases above, New Mexico now has a total of 186,460 COVID-19 cases:
- Bernalillo County: 52,965
- Catron County: 83
- Chavez County: 8,658
- Cipola County: 2,762
- Colfax County: 708
- Curry County: 4,942
- De Baka County: 132
- Dona Ana County: 22,970
- Eddie County: 6,513
- Grant County: 1,514
- Guadalupe County: 364
- Harding County: 8
- Hidalgo County: 350
- Lee County: 8,057
- Lincoln County: 1,554
- Los Alamos County: 485
- Luna County: 3,115
- McKinley County: 12,062
- Mora County: 162
- Otero County: 3,374
- Kui County: 420
- Rio Aliba County: 3,420
- Roosevelt County: 1,841
- Sandoval County: 10,939
- San Juan County: 13,562
- San Miguel County: 1,240
- Santa Fe County: 9,637
- Sierra County: 703
- Socorro County: 1,226
- Daoshi County: 1,553
- Torrance County: 654
- Lianhe County: 237
- Valencia County: 6,201
The county total may change based on further investigation and determination of the residence of COVID-19 positive individuals.
The Ministry of Health currently reports the number of COVID-19 cases among individuals held by federal agencies in the following institutions:
·Cibola County Correctional Center: 445
· Otero County Federal Prison Facilities: 443
·Otero County Processing Center: 197
· Torrance County Detention Facility: 47
The Department of Health currently reports the following number of COVID-19 cases among individuals held by the New Mexico Department of Corrections in the following institutions:
·Valencia County Central New Mexico Correctional Institution: 288
·Guadalupe County Correctional Institution: 251
·Lixian Correctional Institution: 727
· Northeast New Mexico Correctional Institution of Union County: 167
·Cibola County Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center: 123
· Otero County Prison Facilities: 472
·The prison in Santa Fe County, New Mexico: 215
·Roswell Correctional Center: 229
· Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility in DoñaAna County: 220
· Springer Correctional Center in Colfax County: 151
· New Mexico Correctional Facility in western Cibora County: 74
As of today, there are 183 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in New Mexico. This number may include patients who tested positive for COVID-19 outside the state but are currently hospitalized in New Mexico. This number does not include New Mexicans who have tested positive for COVID-19 and may have been transferred to an out-of-state hospital.
As of today, the New Mexico Department of Health has designated 153,376 COVID-19 cases that have recovered.
The Ministry of Health has detected at least 1 positive case of COVID-19 among residents and/or staff in the following long-term care facilities in the past 28 days:
Adobe assists life in Las Cruces
·Albuquerque’s advanced health care
·Albuquerque Heights Medical and Rehabilitation Center
· Aldea Residence-Heaven Sent LLC in Albuquerque
·Aristocratic Assisted Living Center in Alamogordo
· Artesia Medical Care and Rehabilitation Center in Artesia
Atria Vista Del Rio in Albuquerque
·Avamere of Rio Rancho
·BeeHive Homes Edgewood
·BeeHive Homes Farmington
·BeeHive Homes Gallup
·The hive at Taylor Ranch in Albuquerque
·Brookdale Santa Fe
· Las Cruces’ caliber Sagecrest Nursing and Rehabilitation Center
·The carefree life of Albuquerque
·Carefirst assisted living willow house in Albuquerque
· Casa Arena Blanca Nursing Center in Alamogordo
Casa de Oro Center in Las Cruces
·Las Cruces’ Sun House Center
· Clovis Medical and Rehabilitation Center in Clovis
·Springer’s Colfax Long-term Care Center
·Gold Hand assists Albuquerque life
·The good life of Carlsbad
· The Good Samaritan Association – Betty Dare of Alamogordo
·The Samaritan Society Socorro
·Ladera Center in Albuquerque
· Laguna Rainbow Care Center in Casablanca
·Carlsbad’s Lakeview Christian House
·The landmark of Hobbs Desert Garden
La Posada assisted the life of Las Cruces
Las Palomas Center in Albuquerque
·The legacy of Santa Fe
·Life Spire assists North Albuquerque in living on the acre of land in Albuquerque
· Gallup McKinley Center
·Deming Mibury Memorial Nursing Home
·Roswell Mission Center
·MorningStar assists Albuquerque’s life and memory care
·Rio Rancho community assists Rio Rancho to live
· Albuquerque’s Odelia Healthcare (Camino Healthcare)
·Princeton Square in Albuquerque
·Ravenna assists Albuquerque in life
Rio de Janeiro, Albuquerque Estancias
·Rio Rancho Center
·Sandia Senior Suite assists in living in Albuquerque
·Santa Clara assisted living in Santa Clara
·Los Lunas’s advanced living system
·The truth or consequences of Sierra Leone health care centers
·Albuquerque’s Sky Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center
· Straw Hat Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Los Alamos
· Rio Vista Suites in Rio Rancho
Albuquerque’s third heaven 2
·Roswell’s rural retirement community
Magic Life Care and Rehabilitation in Las Vegas
·Vista Sandia assists in living in Albuquerque
·Westbrook’s senior life in Las Cruces
The Department of Health has detected community spread in New Mexico and is investigating no known cases. The agency reported that given the virus’s contagious nature, it is likely that other residents have also been infected but have not yet been tested or confirmed as positive. to this end, All New Mexicans are instructed to stay at home, except for outings that are absolutely necessary for health, safety and welfare. These additional restrictions are in place to actively reduce human-to-human contact and ensure that transmission is mitigated. New Mexicans are strongly urged to limit travel to only those necessary for health, safety and welfare.
The New Mexico Department of Health has conducted an active investigation of positive patients, including contact tracing and swabs from symptomatic individuals who have been in contact with positive cases.
Every New Mexican must work together to stop the spread of COVID-19. Stay at home, especially when you are sick. Wear a mask or face shield when you are in public places and around others.
New Mexicans who have reported symptoms of COVID-19 infection, such as fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, repeated chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, nasal congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea and/or taste or Loss of smell should call their healthcare provider or the NMDOH COVID-19 hotline (1-855-600-3453) immediately.
The Department of Health strongly encourages the following people to be tested:
· Symptomatic people showing symptoms of COVID-19, including fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, chills and repeated shaking, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, nasal congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea and/or taste Drop or smell;
· People without close relationships or relatives who have tested positive for the coronavirus during the infection period or family members during the infection period;
· Asymptomatic people who live or work in collective environments, such as long-term care facilities and collective residences;
·Patients who are scheduled to undergo surgery and whose provider advises them to have an examination before surgery.
You can also call 833-551-0518 or visit newmexico.gov if you meet people in New Mexico who have nothing to do with your health. The website will be updated regularly as a one-stop source of information for families, workers, and those affected and seeking more help Others provide information about COVID-19.