REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – JULY 1
Additional COVID-19-related death reported in Washoe County, 38 new COVID-19 cases
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Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting an additional COVID-19-related death in Washoe County, the 76th overall. The deceased is a female in her 90s with underlying health conditions.
In addition, there were 38 new cases of COVID-19 reported in Washoe County with 42 recoveries. Among the 2,804 cases of COVID-19, nearly 100 have been younger than 9 years old, with the youngest case being 3 weeks old. For more COVID-19 demographic statistics, see our COVID-19 Dashboard here.
- Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 2,804 (+38 from 6/30)
- Deaths: 76 (+1)
- Recoveries: 1,755 (+42)
- Active cases: 973 (-5)
- Currently hospitalized: 82 (+3)
- Cases who have discharged from hospital: 226 (+5)
Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County
- Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of July 1: 50,958 (+1,331 since 6/30)
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 July 1, 2020:
- 75 percent of all staffed short-term, acute-care hospital beds are occupied (+2% since 6/30)
- 51 percent of the all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+3%)
- 20 percent of all ventilators are in use (+0%)
NOTE: Numbers are for all hospital patients in Washoe County and not just COVID-19 patients.
The COVID-19 Regional Information Center is working together to deliver COVID-19 community updates in a unified manner. While press releases are only sent periodically for significant events, you can always get daily results on our website, www.COVID19Washoe.com, our COVID-19 Dashboard or by following 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.