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DC BOC C19 Recovery
DC BOC C19 Recovery
Douglas County COVID-19 Recovery Update - July 21, 2021 (Photo) - 07/21/21

DOUGLAS COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - JULY 21, 2021

DOUGLAS COUNTY COVID-19 RECOVERY UPDATE

 

(Douglas County, Ore.)  

COVID-19 RECOVERY RECAP FOR TUESDAY, JULY 20, 2021: 

On Tuesday, July 20, 2021 we had NINE (9) people with new positive test results to report, bringing our total number of cases of people with positive test results and presumptives in Douglas County to 4,168*.  We had TWELVE (12) Douglas County COVID-19 patients hospitalized, nine locally and three out-of-the-area.  Also, DPHN was supporting 125 cases in isolation, 141 cases in quarantine for a total of 266 in isolation and quarantine.  

 

COVID-19 RECOVERY UPDATE FOR WEDNESDAY, JULY 21, 2021: 

As of 12:00 pm today, Wednesday, July 21, 2021, there are TWENTY-NINE (29) people with new positive test results to report following our Tuesday recap listed above.  The total number of cases of people with positive test results and presumptives in Douglas County is now at 4,197*. Currently, there are TWELVE (12) Douglas County COVID-19 patients that are being hospitalized, nine locally and three out-of-the-area.

 

COVID-19 RELATED DEATH OF A DOUGLAS COUNTY RESIDENT

Our Douglas County Public Health Officer, Dr. Robert Dannenhoffer, has confirmed the death of a Douglas County resident related to the COVID-19 virus. Our eighty-seventh COVID-19 related death is a 95-year-old woman who was diagnosed with COVID-19 on Tuesday, July 13, 2021 and passed away on Tuesday, July 20, 2021.  In the interest of privacy for the loved ones of this resident, no additional information will be released. Each death related to COVID-19 is painful for all Douglas County residents, and a sad reminder of the terrible impact COVID-19 has had in our local communities. The Douglas County Board of Commissioners, Dr. Dannenhoffer, DPHN and the DCCRT team extend our heartfelt condolences and sympathies to all family members, friends, relatives, co-workers and community members of those who have passed after contracting this deadly virus.

 

Douglas County, OR - COVID-19 - Case Update Chart*

Date

Saturday,

July 17, 2021

Sunday,

July 18, 2021

Monday,

July 19, 2021

Tuesday,

July 20, 2021

Today, Wednesday,

July 21, 2021

Total COVID-19 Cases

4,145

4,152

4,159

4,168

4,197

People w/ Positive PCR or Antigen Test Results

3,952

3,959

3,966

3,975

4,004

Presumptive

193

193

193

193

193

Total Currently Hospitalized

9

8

9

12

12

Total Currently in Isolation

131

128

130

125

142

Total COVID-19 Related Deaths

86

86

86

86

87

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

*Our daily update includes the total number of cases in Douglas County, which combines people with positive test results and presumptives, as well as a breakout of those case numbers. There will be times when a presumptive will move to a positive test result, and our total case number will not change because the case has already been counted. 

 

LOCAL CONTACTS AND CASES BEING SUPPORTED IN ISOLATION AND QUARANTINE

Currently, DPHN is supporting 142 cases in isolation, as well as another 144 contacts in quarantine in Douglas County. Isolation is recommended for confirmed and presumptive cases, quarantine is recommended for contacts of confirmed or presumptive cases.  Currently, staff is supporting a total of 286 total contacts and cases in isolation or quarantine.  This number represents a snapshot of the significant amount of work being done locally to help control the spread of COVID.

 

DOUGLAS COUNTY COVID-19 RECOVERY UPDATE

Reminder, we are publishing our Douglas County COVID-19 Recovery Updates on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.  We will continue to report and recap daily numbers in each of our updates for the days that we do not publish a local COVID-19 Recovery Update. Our next COVID-19 Update will be on Friday, July 23, 2021.

 

DOUGLAS COUNTY TIGER TEAM HOSTING FREE POP-UP COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINICS 

The Douglas County Tiger Team continues to bring free COVID-19 vaccines directly to all areas of Douglas County in our mobile medical vans (MMV) via their pop-up vaccine clinics.  The Douglas County Board of Commissioners, who have led the charge for our Douglas County COVID-19 Response Team efforts since the beginning, have coordinated with DPHN to organize our local Tiger Team to manage our vaccine outreach efforts through ‘pop-up’ vaccine clinics. 

 

The Douglas County Tiger Team will be hosting FREE POP UP COVID VACCINE CLINICS at the locations listed below.  The clinics are currently open to anyone 18 years of age and older, and preregistration is not necessary:

  • Wednesday, July 21, 2021: Winston and surrounding area.  Clinic will be at Grocery Outlet located at 151 NW Douglas Blvd in Winston from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm.
  • (Tentative) Thursday, July 22, 2021: Roseburg and surrounding area.  Clinic will be at Linus Oaks Village – Retirement Community located at 2665 Van Pelt Blvd in Roseburg from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Please call before you go to make sure event is still happening: (541) 670-3110 or our local COVID-19 Hotline at (541) 464-6550. 
  • Friday, July 23, 2021: Myrtle Creek and surrounding area.  Clinic will be at the Myrtle Creek Summer Festival located in Millsite Park at 231 Volunteer Way in Myrtle Creek from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.
  • Saturday, July 24, 2021: Myrtle Creek and surrounding area.  Clinic will be at the Myrtle Creek Summer Festival located in Millsite Park at 231 Volunteer Way in Myrtle Creek from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.

 

Look for the Douglas County Tiger Team at local events and festivals and around our communities offering information and access to vaccinations. Our Tiger Team coordinates with Umpqua Valley Ambulance to bring a certified vaccinator and a medical assistant to each clinic.  If you are interested in having the Douglas County Tiger Team come to your area or event to provide a free pop-up vaccine clinic or if you have any questions about our Douglas County Tiger Teams, please call (541) 670-3110 or our local COVID-19 Hotline at (541) 464-6550. 

 

AVIVA HAS A DEDICATED FREE COVID-19 VACCINATION CLINIC SITE IN ROSEBURG 

Shared from Aviva Health.  Aviva Health has a dedicated COVID-19 vaccination clinic site at 4221 NE Stephens Street, Suite 101 in Roseburg, just across the street from its main Roseburg Clinic location near Costco and offers free COVID-19 vaccines by appointment.  The COVID-19 vaccination clinic is e open Monday through Friday, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm and is open for residents ages 12 and older**.  To schedule an appointment please call (541) 672-9596. 

 

COVID-19 VACCINE ELIGIBILITY OPEN FOR EVERYONE 12 YEARS OLD AND OLDER**

According to the CDC, State of Oregon and OHA, ALL residents ages 12 years old and older** are eligible to get the COVID-19 Vaccine. According to Dr. Bob Dannenhoffer, our Douglas County Public Health Officer, “We have plenty of vaccines available, they are safe, they are effective and they are available to anyone 12 and above who want it.” 

  1. Attached Media Files: DC BOC C19 Recovery
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