Health Department COVID-19 update

March 4, 2021 Wyandot County Public Health COVID-19 Update:

Anyone can preregister for the COVID-19 vaccine here: wyandotgetvaccinated.com.  Enter your contact information and health history, and we will contact you when vaccine is available. If you have friends or family that need assistance preregistering, we encourage you to help them if they are interested in receiving the COVID-19 vaccine.

View Ohio Department of Health’s COVID-19 vaccine information here: COVID-19 Vaccination Dashboard (ohio.gov)

There are currently 106 active cases of COVID-19 in Wyandot County.  The cumulative case count since March 2020 is 2,117.  This includes 1,646 lab-confirmed cases, 441 probable cases, and 30 suspected cases based on positive antibody tests.  There are currently two patients hospitalized for COVID-19.  Of the reported individuals, there have been 47* deaths and 1,964 individuals have been released from isolation.

*Due to changes in reporting of deaths by the Ohio Department of Health, Wyandot County COVID deaths decreased from 53 to 47.

Please continue to practice social distancing, wear face coverings in public, clean and disinfect regularly, monitor your health daily, and wash your hands frequently.

As of 2 p.m. Thursday, the Ohio Department of Health has reported 974,480 confirmed and probable cases, 50,695 hospitalizations, and 16,750 Ohio resident deaths.  For additional statewide case information, download the COVID Summary data spreadsheet here:  https://coronavirus.ohio.gov/static/dashboards/COVIDSummaryData.csv

 

 

The Ohio Department of Health has created the following dashboard that will provide you with both local and regional data: https://coronavirus.ohio.gov/wps/portal/gov/covid-19/home/dashboard

As we continue to respond to the COVID-19 outbreak, it is important that we rely on accurate information. Wyandot County Public Health recommends the following resources:

ODH Information Line (833) 4 ASK ODH

State- https://coronavirus.ohio.gov

Federal- https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

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