Garfield County COVID-19 Summary

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GARFIELD COUNTY, Colo. — Over the past few weeks, COVID-19 cases have remained stable. Any potential upswing in numbers from the holidays has passed. There are still days with large numbers of cases being reported, such as 55 cases on January 14, and a 7-day rolling average of 29.6. This is a decrease from mid-December, but the health department remains cautious especially in light of case rates in neighboring counties.

Cases since last week

  • 207 cases reported/added since last week for a 7-day rolling average of 29.6 cases added per day
  • Dates with most cases added:
    • 1/14: 55

Vaccinations

Current phase: 1A and Limited 1B (above the line)   
      Providers vaccinating      # Vaccine Received      % vaccine administered      1st Dose      2nd Dose#Health-workers & 1st Responders Vaccinated      #70+ vaccinated
Valley View Hospital2,947100%2,7991481,6881,111
Grand River Health1,380100%1,29387544749
       

Deaths

  • 35 confirmed COVID-19 related deaths
  • 2 deaths have occurred amongst COVID-19 cases, by were ruled to be caused by something other than COVID-19
  • 0 new deaths reported since last week

State Dial information (Jan 11 to Jan 17, 2021)

  • Two-week incidence:
  • Monday: 872.6
  • Tuesday: 876.7
  • Wednesday: 857.6
  • Thursday: 827.7
  • Friday: 852.6
  • Saturday: 860.9
  • Sunday: 809.4
  • Stabilizing number of cases over the past two weeks is positive news.
  • Hospitalizations, days with stable or declining hospitalizations:
  • Monday: 11
  • Tuesday: 10
  • Wednesday: 9
  • Thursday: 9
  • Friday: 9
  • Saturday: 10
  • Sunday: 9
  • Test positivity:
  • Monday: 9.2%
  • Tuesday: 9.1%
  • Wednesday: 8.8%
  • Thursday: 8.2%
  • Friday: 8.5%
  • Saturday: 8.4%
  • Sunday: 8.1%
  • Continuing declines in positivity over the past two weeks is good news for mitigation efforts.
Geographic AreaTotal CasesCurrently HospitalizedDeathsRecovered
Global94,996,432Not Available2,029,84552,268,653
United States23,923,474124,387397,494N/A
Colorado374,9818795,37919,858
Garfield County4,651N/A35 confirmedN/A
Eagle County4,016N/A14N/A
Pitkin County1,676N/A4N/A
Mesa County10,75851935,862

*Statistics from Johns Hopkins University, covidtracking.com, and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment

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