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REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – AUG. 31

REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – AUG. 31

209 recoveries, 55 new COVID-19 cases reported

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775.328.2427

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Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting 209 recoveries and 55 new COVID-19 cases in Washoe County. The number of recoveries eclipsed 6,000 and the increase reported today is related to a routine audit of the data.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 7,259 (+55 from 8/30)
  • Deaths: 139 (+0)
  • Recovered: 6,095 (+209)
  • Active cases: 1,025 (-154)
  • Currently hospitalized: 87 (+5)
  • Cases who have discharged from hospital: 527 (+6)

COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County

  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of August 31: 110,507 (+328 since 8/30)

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 August 31:

  • 64 percent of all staffed short-term, acute-care hospital beds are occupied (-1% since 8/28)
  • 45 percent of the all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+0%)
  • 19 percent of all ventilators are in use (+3%)

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

Residents can submit COVID-19 complaints online

Residents can file a complaint about a business in Washoe County that is not practicing COVID-19 mitigation measures, such as mandatory use of face coverings, social distancing between staff/customers or other activities leading to a higher risk of COVID-19 transmission. Go here to file a complaint.

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, https://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. 

REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – AUG. 30

REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – AUG. 30

Two additional COVID-19-related deaths reported

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775.328.2427

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Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting two additional COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County: A female in her 90s with underlying health conditions and a male in his 60s with underlying health conditions.

There were 51 recoveries and 30 additional cases of COVID-19 reported in Washoe County.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 7,204 (+30 from 8/29)
  • Deaths: 139 (+2)
  • Recovered: 5,886 (+51)
  • Active cases: 1,179 (-23)
  • Currently hospitalized: 82 (+1)
  • Cases who have discharged from hospital: 521 (+2)

COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County

  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of August 30: 110,179 (+276 since 8/29)

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 August 28:

  • 65 percent of all staffed short-term, acute-care hospital beds are occupied (-2% since 8/26)
  • 45 percent of the all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+2%)
  • 16 percent of all ventilators are in use (+1%)

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

REMINDER: COVID-19 Risk Assessment Form under scheduled maintenance this weekend

Due to scheduled maintenance, the COVID-19 Risk Assessment Form is down through Monday, Aug. 31 at 5 a.m.

Residents can still sign up for a test throughout the weekend or call 775-328-2427. The Spanish Regional COVID-19 Risk Assessment Form will not be affected by the scheduled maintenance and can be found here.

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, https://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. 

REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – AUG. 29

REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – AUG. 29

One additional COVID-19-related death reported

Health District Hotline:
775.328.2427

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Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting one additional COVID-19-related death, 72 new COVID-19 cases and 46 recoveries in Washoe County.

The deceased is a female in her 80s with an underlying health condition.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 7,174 (+72 from 8/28)
  • Deaths: 137 (+1)
  • Recovered: 5,835 (+46)
  • Active cases: 1,202 (+25)
  • Currently hospitalized: 81 (-5)
  • Cases who have discharged from hospital: 519 (+6)

COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County

  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of August 29: 109,903 (+903 since 8/28)

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 August 28:

  • 65 percent of all staffed short-term, acute-care hospital beds are occupied (-2% since 8/26)
  • 45 percent of the all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+2%)
  • 16 percent of all ventilators are in use (+1%)

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

REMINDER: COVID-19 Risk Assessment Form under scheduled maintenance this weekend

Due to scheduled maintenance, the COVID-19 Risk Assessment Form is down through Monday, Aug. 31 at 5 a.m.

Residents can still sign up for a test throughout the weekend or call 775-328-2427. The Spanish Regional COVID-19 Risk Assessment Form will not be affected by the scheduled maintenance and can be found here.

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, https://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. 

ACTUALIZACIÓN DEL CENTRO DE INFORMACIÓN – 28 DE AGOSTO

ACTUALIZACIÓN DEL CENTRO DE INFORMACIÓN – 28 DE AGOSTO

Se reportan 78 casos nuevos de COVID-19 y 60 recuperaciones

Health District Hotline:
775.328.2427

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Reno/Sparks, NV – El Centro Regional de Información reporta 78 casos adicionales de COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe con 60 recuperaciones.

  • Total de casos de COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe: 7,102 (+78 desde 8/27)
  • Muertes: 136 (+0)
  • Recuperados: 5,789 (+60)
  • Casos activos: 1,177 (+18)
  • Actualmente hospitalizados: 86 (-3)
  • Casos dados de alta del hospital: 513 (+8)

Pruebas de COVID-19 realizadas en el Condado de Washoe 

  • Total en pruebas de COVID-19 realizadas en el Condado de Washoe desde el 28 de agosto: 108,774 (+1,049 desde 8/27)

Nota: Estas cifras han sido proporcionados por el Estado de Nevada y se pueden encontrar en Boletín Estatal.  Las pruebas de COVID-19 podrían incluir residentes que no residen en el Condado de Washoe, pero se les ha realizado una prueba en dicho Condado. 

Información sobre camas de hospital y ventiladores

Según la Asociación de Hospitales de Nevada, en el Condado de Washoe desde el28de agosto:

  • 65 porciento de las camas de hospital a corto plazo para cuidados agudos están en uso (-2% desde 8/26)
  • 45 porciento de las camas de la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos están en uso (+2%)
  • 16 porciento de los ventiladores están en uso (+1%)

NOTA: Estas cifras reflejan todos los pacientes hospitalizados del Condado de Washoe no se limita a pacientes de COVID-19.

RECORDATORIO:  Formulario de Riesgo a COVID-19 bajo mantenimiento programado este fin de semana.

Debido al mantenimiento programado, el formulario de Evaluación de Riesgo a COVID-19 está fuera de servicio empezando hoy, 28 de agosto a las 3:00 p.m. hasta el lunes, 31 de agosto a las 5 a.m.

Los residentes pueden registrarse para una prueba durante el fin de semana aquí o llamando al 775-328-2427.  El formulario Regional de Evaluación de Riesgo a COVID-19 en español no será afectado por este mantenimiento y pueda encontrarse aquí.

El Centro Regional de Información de COVID-19 está trabajando para entregar actualizaciones a la comunidad sobre COVID-19 de manera unificada. Mientras que los publicados son enviados periódicamente para eventos significativos, siempre se pueden ver los resultados diarios en nuestro sitio, https://covid19washoe.com/nuestro Boletín de COVID-19, y 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 – AUG. 28

REGIONAL INFORMATION CENTER UPDATE – AUG. 28

78 new COVID-19 cases, 60 recoveries reported

Health District Hotline:
775.328.2427

Follow us on Twitter:
Twitter.com/covid19washoe

Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting 78 additional COVID-19 cases in Washoe County with 60 recoveries.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 7,102 (+78 from 8/27)
  • Deaths: 136 (+0)
  • Recovered: 5,789 (+60)
  • Active cases: 1,177 (+18)
  • Currently hospitalized: 86 (-3)
  • Cases who have discharged from hospital: 513 (+8)

COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County

  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of August 28: 108,774 (+1,049 since 8/27)

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 August 28:

  • 65 percent of all staffed short-term, acute-care hospital beds are occupied (-2% since 8/26)
  • 45 percent of the all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+2%)
  • 16 percent of all ventilators are in use (+1%)

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

REMINDER: COVID-19 Risk Assessment Form under scheduled maintenance this weekend

Due to scheduled maintenance, the COVID-19 Risk Assessment Form will be down starting today, Aug. 28 at 3 p.m. through Monday, Aug. 31 at 5 a.m.

Residents can still sign up for a test throughout the weekend or call 775-328-2427. The Spanish Regional COVID-19 Risk Assessment Form will not be affected by the scheduled maintenance and can be found here.

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, https://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.