REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – MAY 31

29 additional COVID-19 cases, 12 recoveries reported in Washoe County

Health District Hotline:
775.328.2427

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Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting 29 additional COVID-19 cases and 12 recoveries.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 1,577 (+29 from 5/30)
  • Deaths: 60 (+0)
  • Recoveries: 898 (+12)
  • Active cases: 619 (+17)
  • Currently hospitalized: 58 (-2)
  • Cases who have discharged from hospital: 131 (+2)

Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of May 31, 2020

  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County: 27,091 (+930 since 5/30)

Note: These figures are provided by the State of Nevada and can be found on the State Dashboard. COVID-19 tests may include non-Washoe County residents who were tested in Washoe County.

Hospital bed and ventilator information

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of May 30, 2020:

  • 69 percent of all staffed short-term, acute-care hospital beds are occupied (-2 since May 29)
  • 43 percent of the all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+9%)
  • 16 percent of all ventilators are in use (+4%)

NOTE: Numbers are for all hospital patients in Washoe County and not just COVID-19 patients.

Schedule your COVID-19 test now; open to everyone in Washoe County

Any resident in Washoe County can get a COVID-19 test at the Washoe County drive-through test site next week by registering here. The form is available in Spanish by clicking here (Complete el formulario de evaluación COVID-19 ahora). You can also call 775-328-2427.

The COVID-19 Regional Information Center is working together to deliver COVID-19 community updates in a unified manner. Follow us on Twitter @COVID19Washoe. The entities include: City of Reno, City of Sparks, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, Regional Transportation Commission, REMSA, Reno Sparks Indian Colony, Reno Police Department, Reno Fire Department, Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District, University of Nevada, Reno, Washoe County, Washoe County Health District, Washoe County School District and Washoe County Sheriff’s Office. Also in the group are the area hospitals, Northern Nevada Medical Center, Renown Health and Saint Mary’s. 

REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – MAY 30

One additional COVID-19-related death reported in Washoe County

Health District Hotline:
775.328.2427

COVID-19 Testing Available:
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Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting an additional COVID-19-related death in Washoe County: A female in her 90s with underlying health conditions.

There are 60 COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County.

In addition, there were 30 additional recoveries and 17 new cases of COVID-19 in Washoe County.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 1,548 (+17 from 5/29)
  • Deaths: 60 (+1)
  • Recoveries: 886 (+30)
  • Active cases: 602 (-14)
  • Currently hospitalized: 60 (+1)
  • Cases who have discharged from hospital: 129 (+2)

Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of May 30, 2020

  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County: 26,161 (+1,069 since 5/29)

Note: These figures are provided by the State of Nevada and can be found on the State Dashboard. COVID-19 tests may include non-Washoe County residents who were tested in Washoe County.

Hospital bed and ventilator information

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of May 29, 2020:

  • 71 percent of all staffed short-term, acute-care hospital beds are occupied (+1 since May 28)
  • 34 percent of the all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (-20%)
  • 12 percent of all ventilators are in use (-1%)

NOTE: Numbers are for all hospital patients in Washoe County and not just COVID-19 patients.

Schedule your COVID-19 test now; open to everyone in Washoe County

Any resident in Washoe County can get a COVID-19 test at the Washoe County drive-through test site next week by registering here. The form is available in Spanish by clicking here (Complete el formulario de evaluación COVID-19 ahora).

The COVID-19 Regional Information Center is working together to deliver COVID-19 community updates in a unified manner. Follow us on Twitter @COVID19Washoe. The entities include: City of Reno, City of Sparks, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, Regional Transportation Commission, REMSA, Reno Sparks Indian Colony, Reno Police Department, Reno Fire Department, Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District, University of Nevada, Reno, Washoe County, Washoe County Health District, Washoe County School District and Washoe County Sheriff’s Office. Also in the group are the area hospitals, Northern Nevada Medical Center, Renown Health and Saint Mary’s. 

Washoe County Phase 2 Reopening

Modified Operations still in place  

Health District Hotline:
775.328.2427

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Reno, Nev. May 29, 2020. As the Phase 2 reopening as directed by Governor Sisolak and the State of Nevada begins on May 29, and some county employees returning to offices on June 1, modified business operations for county services are still in effect.

Here are some things to expect if you have an appointment at the Washoe County Complex, or come in person to vote:

  • Customers will be requested to wash or sanitize hands upon entering facilities.
  • Building entrances will require temperature checks of anyone entering the buildings. Any person with a temperature of 100.4 degrees or more will not be allowed in the building.
  • ​​​​​​​In the County Complex, Building A, from June 1-5, Registrar of Voters will be conducting early voting with Registration tables provided to the public near the doors for optimal safety.
  • COVID-19 prevention and safety signage have been placed throughout all Washoe County buildings and common areas for direction and as a gentle reminder to follow safe practices.
  • Facility cleaning (janitorial services) has evolved, providing deeper sanitation of those areas.
  • Public meetings will continue to be held virtually unless required to be in person by Governor’s directive.
  • Washoe County is continuing to take direction from State of Nevada Roadmap to Recovery in accordance with the directives from the Governor’s Office.

For more information regarding which county services are conducted virtually and which are by appointment only,  please click here.

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REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – MAY 29

Four additional COVID-19-related deaths reported in Washoe County

Health District Hotline:
775.328.2427

COVID-19 Testing Available:
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Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting four additional COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County. The deceased are:

  • A male in his 60s and it is under investigation if there were underlying health conditions
  • A female in her 80s with underlying health conditions
  • A female in her 80s with underlying health conditions
  • A female in her 80s with underlying health conditions

There are 59 COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County. The four COVID-19-related deaths is the most reported in one day in Washoe County.

In addition, there were 22 additional recoveries and 17 new cases of COVID-19 in Washoe County.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 1,531 (+17 from 5/28)
  • Deaths: 59 (+4)
  • Recoveries: 856 (+22)
  • Active cases: 616 (-9)
  • Currently hospitalized: 59 (-1)
  • Cases who have discharged from hospital: 127 (+3)

Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of May 29, 2020

  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County: 25,092 (+1,160 since 5/28)

Note: These figures are provided by the State of Nevada and can be found on the State Dashboard. COVID-19 tests may include non-Washoe County residents who were tested in Washoe County.

Hospital bed and ventilator information

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of May 28, 2020:

  • 70 percent of all staffed short-term, acute-care hospital beds are occupied (-1 since May 27)
  • 54 percent of the all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+3%)
  • 13 percent of all ventilators are in use (+1%)

NOTE: Numbers are for all hospital patients in Washoe County and not just COVID-19 patients.

Schedule your COVID-19 test now; open to everyone in Washoe County

Any resident in Washoe County can get a COVID-19 test at the Washoe County drive-through test site next week by registering here. The form is available in Spanish by clicking here (Complete el formulario de evaluación COVID-19 ahora).

For the week of June 1, COVID-19 testing at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center is available to the community regardless if you have symptoms of not. Registration for the drive-through test is required – Residents cannot get tested without registering. The availability of this event is limited to about 900 tests per day starting Monday June 1 through Saturday June 6, so residents are encouraged to sign up as soon as possible. The move to offer testing to people who aren’t showing symptoms of COVID-19 was done in connection with the State of Nevada’s request to increase testing.

A COVID-19 test will tell you if you have COVID-19 when you were tested; however, a negative test result does not mean you’re immune the virus and you can still contract it after you were tested. COVID-19 is spreading throughout the community and we encourage people to continue to wear masks and practice social distancing. Residents can call 775-328-2427 for more information and to sign up.

Phase 2 Reopening Guidelines

The Phase 2 reopening guidelines are now available, as directed by Governor Sisolak and the State of Nevada’s Phase 2 plan, the Silver State Stabilization.

Designed to ease restrictions on business and public life, Phase 2 guidelines can be found by clicking here. There is also a break down available by category, which include: Gyms & Fitness Facilities, Body Art Establishments, Skin Care Salons, Massage Services, Summer Camps, Aquatic Facilities, Bars, Childcare Facilities and Houses of Worship.

Please note, members of the public are still encouraged to practice social distancing and wear a face covering.

Weekend COVID-19 updates
Please be sure to follow us on Twitter for weekend updates at twitter.com/Covid19Washoe

The COVID-19 Regional Information Center is working together to deliver COVID-19 community updates in a unified manner. Follow us on Twitter @COVID19Washoe. The entities include: City of Reno, City of Sparks, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, Regional Transportation Commission, REMSA, Reno Sparks Indian Colony, Reno Police Department, Reno Fire Department, Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District, University of Nevada, Reno, Washoe County, Washoe County Health District, Washoe County School District and Washoe County Sheriff’s Office. Also in the group are the area hospitals, Northern Nevada Medical Center, Renown Health and Saint Mary’s. 

ACTUALIZACIÓN DEL CENTRO DE INFORMACIÓN – 29 DE MAYO

Se reportan 4 fallecimientos más relacionados con el COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe

Health District Hotline:
775.328.2427

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Reno/Sparks, NV – El Centro Regional de Información reporta 4 fallecimientos adicionales relacionados con el COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe: Los fallecidos son:

  • Un hombre en los 60 años de edad, se está investigando si existían condiciones de salud subyacentes.
  • Una mujer en los 80 años de edad, con condiciones de salud subyacentes.
  • Una mujer en los 80 años de edad, con condiciones de salud subyacentes.
  • Una mujer en los 80 años de edad, con condiciones de salud subyacentes.

Hay 59 fallecimientos relacionados con el COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe, Cuatro ha sido el número más alto de fallecimientos reportados en un día.

Además, hay 22 casos nuevos de COVID-19 y 17 recuperaciones en el Condado de Washoe.

Total de casos de COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe: 1,531 (+17 desde 5/28)    

  • Fallecimientos: 59 (+4)
  • Recuperaciones: 856 (+22)
  • Casos activos: 616 (-9)
  • Hospitalizados actualmente: 59 (-1)
  • Casos dados de alta del hospital: 127 (+3)

Número total de pruebas de COVID-19 realizadas en el Condado de Washoe hasta el 29 de mayo del 2020

  • Total de pruebas de COVID-19 realizadas en el Condado de Washoe: 25,092 (+ 1,160 desde 5/28)

NOTA: Estos números son proporcionados por el Estado de Nevada, can be found on the State Dashboard.  Las pruebas de COVID-19 pueden incluir a residentes que no son del Condado de Washoe que fueron evaluados en el Condado de Washoe.

Información sobre camas de hospital y ventiladores
De acuerdo a la Asociación de Hospitales de Nevada, Nevada Hospital Association, en el Condado de Washoe hasta el 28 de mayo del 2020:

  • 70 por ciento de las camas de hospital a corto plazo para cuidados agudos están ocupadas ( -1% desde el 27 de mayo)
  • 54 por ciento de las camas de la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos están ocupadas (+3%)
  • 13 por ciento de los ventiladores están en uso (+1%)

NOTA: Los números reflejan todos los pacientes del Condado de Washoe no solo pacientes de COVID-19.

Las pruebas COVID-19 se abren a todos en el Condado de Washoe, haga su cita ahora.

Cualquier residente en el Condado de Washoe puede obtener una prueba de COVID-19 en el sitio de prueba de drive-thru del Condado de Washoe la próxima semana, complete el formulario en español y regístrese aquí, available in Spanish by clicking here.

Durante la semana del 1 de junio, la prueba COVID-19 en el Centro de Eventos Ganaderos de Reno-Sparks estará disponible para la comunidad, independientemente de si tiene síntomas o no. Se requiere el registro para la prueba a través del sitio de drive-thru,  regístrese aquí, by registering here. Los residentes no pueden hacerse la prueba sin registrarse. La disponibilidad de este evento está limitada a unas 900 pruebas por día desde el lunes 1 de junio hasta el sábado 6 de junio, por lo que se recomienda a los residentes que se registren lo antes posible.  El ofrecer las pruebas a las personas que no muestran síntomas de COVID-19 se hace en relación con la solicitud del Estado de Nevada de aumentar las pruebas.

Una prueba de COVID-19 le dirá si tiene COVID-19 cuando se hizo la prueba; sin embargo, un resultado negativo no significa que sea inmune al virus y aún puede contraerlo después de la prueba. COVID-19 se está propagando por toda la comunidad y alentamos a las personas a que sigan usando máscaras continue to wear masks y practiquen el distanciamiento social. Los residentes pueden llamar al 775-328-2427 para obtener más información y para registrarse.

Pautas de reapertura de la fase 2

La Guía de reapertura de la Fase 2 ahora está disponible, según lo indicado por el Gobernador Sisolak y el Plan de la Fase 2 del Estado de Nevada, la Estabilización del Estado de Plata.

Diseñado para reducir las restricciones a los negocios y la vida pública, la Guía de la Fase 2 se puede encontrar haciendo clic aquí,  Phase 2 guidelines can be found by clicking here. También hay un desglose disponible por categoría, que incluye: Gimnasios e instalaciones de acondicionamiento físico, Establecimientos de arte corporal, Salones de cuidado de la piel, Servicios de masajes, Campamentos de verano, Instalaciones acuáticas, Bares, Guarderías y Casas de Adoración.

Tenga en cuenta que todavía se alienta a los miembros del público a practicar el distanciamiento social y a cubrirse la cara.

El Centro de Información Regional de COVID-19 está trabajando para entregar actualizaciones a la comunidad sobre COVID-19 de manera unificada. Encuéntranos en Twitter @COVID19Washoe. Las agencias incluyen: Ciudad de Reno, Ciudad de Sparks, Distrito de Protección contra Incendios de North Lake Tahoe, Tribu Pyramid Lake Paiute, Comisión de Transporte Regional, REMSA, Colonia de Indios de Reno Sparks, Departamento de Policía de Reno, Departamento de Bomberos de Reno, Distrito de Protección contra Incendios de Truckee Meadows, Universidad de Nevada, Reno, el Condado de Washoe, el Distrito de Salud del Condado de Washoe, el Distrito Escolar del Condado de Washoe y la Oficina del Sheriff del Condado de Washoe. También en el grupo están los hospitales del área, el Centro Médico del Norte de Nevada, Renown Health y Saint Mary’s.

Guidelines for Phase 2 Reopening Released

Phase 2 Guidance available to residents 

Health District Hotline:
775.328.2427

Follow us on Twitter:
Twitter.com/covid19washoe

Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is sharing guidelines for the Phase 2 reopening as directed by Governor Sisolak and the State of Nevada’s Phase 2 plan, the Silver State Stabilization.

Based on the State of Nevada and Governor Sisolak’s guidance, Phase 2 guidelines will ease restrictions on business and public life in coordination with local officials and health experts.
 
The Phase 2 guidelines can be found by clicking here. There is also a break down available by category, which include: Gyms & Fitness Facilities, Body Art Establishments, Skin Care Salons, Massage Services, Summer Camps, Aquatic Facilities, Bars, Childcare Facilities and Houses of Worship.
 
Public is still encouraged to practice social distancing and wear a face covering.
 

 
The COVID-19 Regional Information Center is working together to deliver COVID-19 community updates in a unified manner. Follow us on Twitter @COVID19Washoe. The entities include: City of Reno, City of Sparks, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, Regional Transportation Commission, REMSA, Reno Sparks Indian Colony, Reno Police Department, Reno Fire Department, Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District, University of Nevada, Reno, Washoe County, Washoe County Health District, Washoe County School District and Washoe County Sheriff’s Office. Also in the group are the area hospitals, Northern Nevada Medical Center, Renown Health and Saint Mary’s. 

 

ACTUALIZACIÓN DEL CENTRO DE INFORMACIÓN – 28 DE MAYO

Se reporta el  fallecimiento número 55 relacionado con el COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe

Health District Hotline:
775.328.2427

Follow us on Twitter:
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Reno/Sparks, NV – El Centro Regional de Información reporta un fallecimiento adicional relacionado con el COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe: Un hombre en los 60 años de edad con condiciones de salud subyacentes.

Hay 55 fallecimientos relacionados con el COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe.

Además, hay 29 casos nuevos de COVID-19 y 21 recuperaciones en el Condado de Washoe.

Total de casos de COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe: 1,514 (+29 desde 5/27)  

  • Fallecimientos: 55 (+1)
  • Recuperaciones: 834 (+21)
  • Casos activos: 625 (+7)
  • Hospitalizados actualmente: 60 (-2)
  • Casos dados de alta del hospital: 124 (+2)

Número total de pruebas de COVID-19 realizadas en el Condado de Washoe hasta el 28 de mayo del 2020

  • Total de pruebas de COVID-19 realizadas en el Condado de Washoe: 23,932 (+ 1,061 desde 5/27)

NOTA: Estos números son proporcionados por el Estado de Nevada, can be found on the State Dashboard.  Las pruebas de COVID-19 pueden incluir a residentes que no son del Condado de Washoe que fueron evaluados en el Condado de Washoe.

Información sobre camas de hospital y ventiladores
De acuerdo a la Asociación de Hospitales de Nevada, Nevada Hospital Association, en el Condado de Washoe hasta el 27 de mayo del 2020:

  • 71 por ciento de las camas de hospital a corto plazo para cuidados agudos están ocupadas ( +3% desde el 26 de mayo)
  • 51 por ciento de las camas de la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos están ocupadas (+1%)
  • 12 por ciento de los ventiladores están en uso (-1%)

NOTA: Los números reflejan todos los pacientes del Condado de Washoe no solo pacientes de COVID-19.

Los hospitales locales reanudarán las visitas limitadas a pacientes no relacionados con COVID-19

Los miembros de la Asociación de Hospitales de Nevada (NHA) reanudarán hoy las políticas de visitas limitadas para pacientes que no están relacionados con COVID-19. Los amigos y la familia podrán visitar a un ser querido cuando estén hospitalizados, lo cual puede ser una parte importante del proceso de recuperación. Obtenga más información aquí, Learn more here.

El Centro de Información Regional de COVID-19 está trabajando para entregar actualizaciones a la comunidad sobre COVID-19 de manera unificada. Encuéntranos en Twitter @COVID19Washoe. Las agencias incluyen: Ciudad de Reno, Ciudad de Sparks, Distrito de Protección contra Incendios de North Lake Tahoe, Tribu Pyramid Lake Paiute, Comisión de Transporte Regional, REMSA, Colonia de Indios de Reno Sparks, Departamento de Policía de Reno, Departamento de Bomberos de Reno, Distrito de Protección contra Incendios de Truckee Meadows, Universidad de Nevada, Reno, el Condado de Washoe, el Distrito de Salud del Condado de Washoe, el Distrito Escolar del Condado de Washoe y la Oficina del Sheriff del Condado de Washoe. También en el grupo están los hospitales del área, el Centro Médico del Norte de Nevada, Renown Health y Saint Mary’s.

REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – MAY 28

55th COVID-19-related death reported in Washoe County

Health District Hotline:
775.328.2427

COVID-19 Testing Available:
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Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting an additional COVID-19-related death in Washoe County: A male in his 60s with underlying health conditions.

There are 55 COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County.

In addition, there are 29 new cases of COVID-19 in Washoe County with 21 recoveries.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 1,514 (+29 from 5/27)
  • Deaths: 55 (+1)
  • Recoveries: 834 (+21)
  • Active cases: 625 (+7)
  • Currently hospitalized: 60 (-2)
  • Cases who have discharged from hospital: 124 (+2)

Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of May 28, 2020

  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County: 23,932 (+1,061 since 5/27)

Note: These figures are provided by the State of Nevada and can be found on the State Dashboard. COVID-19 tests may include non-Washoe County residents who were tested in Washoe County.

Hospital bed and ventilator information

According to the Nevada Hospital Association, in Washoe County as of May 27, 2020:

  • 71 percent of all staffed short-term, acute-care hospital beds are occupied (+3 since May 26)
  • 51 percent of the all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+1%)
  • 12 percent of all ventilators are in use (-1%)

NOTE: Numbers are for all hospital patients in Washoe County and not just COVID-19 patients.

Local hospitals to resume limited visitation to non-COVID-19 patients

Members of the Nevada Hospital Association (NHA) will begin resuming limited visitation policies today for non-COVID-19 patients. Friends and family will be able to visit a loved one when hospitalized which can be an important part of the recovery process. Learn more here.

The COVID-19 Regional Information Center is working together to deliver COVID-19 community updates in a unified manner. Follow us on Twitter @COVID19Washoe. The entities include: City of Reno, City of Sparks, North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District, Pyramid Lake Paiute Tribe, Regional Transportation Commission, REMSA, Reno Sparks Indian Colony, Reno Police Department, Reno Fire Department, Truckee Meadows Fire Protection District, University of Nevada, Reno, Washoe County, Washoe County Health District, Washoe County School District and Washoe County Sheriff’s Office. Also in the group are the area hospitals, Northern Nevada Medical Center, Renown Health and Saint Mary’s.