Sept. 23, 2022, Wyandot County Public Health COVID-19 update:
Walk-in COVID-19 vaccine clinics for 18 and older (Moderna) are 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays at Wyandot County Public Health. Moderna initial doses and updated boosters are available. Appointments are available Mondays and Fridays for initial COVID-19 vaccination clinics for youth ages six months to 17 years. Booster doses are not available at youth clinics. To schedule, call 419-294-3852. COVID test kits are available weekdays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. while supplies last.
There are currently 35* active cases of COVID-19 in Wyandot County. There is one patient currently hospitalized for COVID-19. Per the Ohio Department of Health, the cumulative case count since March 2020 is 6,155. This includes 4,419 lab-confirmed cases and 1,736 probable cases. Of the reported individuals, there have been 107 deaths. ODH updates these numbers weekly on Thursdays. A total of 6,033* individuals have been released from isolation.
Wyandot County’s community level per the CDC is medium (yellow). Prevention recommendations include staying up to date with COVID-19 vaccinations and getting tested for COVID if symptoms are present. People at high risk for severe illness should speak to a healthcare provider about additional precautions. For a complete overview of community levels visit cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/science/community-levels.html.
As of 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, 2022, the Ohio Department of Health has reported 3,131,645 confirmed and probable cases, 126,379 hospitalizations, and 39,767 Ohio resident deaths. These numbers are updated by ODH weekly on Thursdays. For additional statewide case information, download the COVID Summary data spreadsheet here: https://coronavirus.ohio.gov/static/dashboards/COVIDSummaryData.csv.
* The current active cases and end of isolation numbers are reported using the 10-day end of isolation guidelines per the CDC’s current end of isolation recommendations. These numbers differ from state reported numbers, which are based on a 21-day recovery period.
** Currently, Wyandot County Public Health counts vaccinated cases as all those who have received the initial dose or doses of the COVID-19 vaccine and not vaccinated cases as those who have not received any doses or did not complete the initial series of the COVID vaccine. At this time, reported vaccinated cases may include individuals who are not up to date on vaccinations.