February 22, 2021 - Mariposa County COVID-19 Case Update 2/22/21.
One (1) new COVID-19 positive case reported today.
Case 393 - 26 year old male. Isolated. Community transmission.
Mariposa County currently has 393 total cases. 4 of those are currently active with one (1) hospitalized.
Mariposa County is in the Red Tier in the Blueprint for a Safer Economy. You can learn more about the change here: https://bit.ly/39mgjSV.
Avoid large gatherings, wear a face covering, and practice good hand hygiene and maintain social distance.
We can all do this by avoiding large gatherings, wearing a cloth face covering, and practicing good hand hygiene.
Avoid those who are sick, continue to socially distance, and avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
In addition, recognize symptoms early, stay home if you are sick, and cover your coughs and sneezes.
Older Information for February 2021:
Information link for cases in January 2021:
Mariposa County Public Health Reports Five New Positive COVID Cases for a Total of 367 Confirmed Cases
For more case information please CLICK HERE
Older Information for 2020:
Mariposa County Public Health Reports Eighteen New Positive COVID Cases for a Total of 252 Confirmed Cases
SYMPTOMS AND TESTING:
Who should Test: Fever, cough, shortness of breath.
Emergency warning signs include: Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, persistent pain or pressure in the chest, confusion or inability to arouse, bluish lips or face. If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately. * This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning. Please call ahead so that appropriate precautions can be taken.
Older patients and individuals who have severe underlying medical conditions or those with immunocompromised: contact your healthcare provider early, even if your illness is mild
• Wash your hands regularly with soap and water for 20 seconds.
• Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands.
• Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
• Stay away from work, school or other people if you become sick with respiratory symptoms such as fever and cough.
• Cover sneezes or coughs with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
BUSINESS RESOURCES: • Please visit http://www.mariposacounty.org/2373/COVID-19-Business-Resources to see what type of services are available for our businesses owner.
• For information regarding the Health Officers order from 3/25/2020 regarding employee screening please visit http://www.mariposacounty.org/2396/COVID-19-Orders-Shelter-inPlace-etc
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION REGARDING COVID-19: • Please visit http://www.mariposacounty.org/2374/Guidance---FAQs
ASSISTANCE WITH FOOD, GROCERIES OR UNEMPLOYMENT: • Please visit http://www.mariposacounty.org/2389/Community-Resources
Source: Mariposa County Public Health