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Weekly COVID-19 Vaccine Community Newsletter – April 9, 2021

Weekly COVID-19 Vaccine Community Newsletter – April 9, 2021

All residents 16 and older are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine

April 9, 2021. Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is providing a COVID-19 vaccine community newsletter in Washoe County to help educate residents on the mass vaccination effort by the COVID-19 Response Team and community partners.

Update from the COVID-19 Response Team

Providers in Washoe County have administered 234,418 COVID-19 vaccines overall (91,580 second doses. Visit the State of Nevada’s vaccine dashboard to see more.

All Nevadans 16 years and older now eligible

All Nevadans 16 years of age and older are now eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. Free vaccination opportunities are available through the Washoe County Health District, the Retail Pharmacy Program and participating healthcare providers.

The Washoe County COVID-19 response team has launched a new scheduling platform that will allow residents to choose which brand of the COVD-19 vaccine they want to receive.

Appointments are available the week of April 19 and can be accessed here. Residents are asked to keep in mind the following:

  • Be sure to select appointments at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center, which is the ONLY location in Northern Nevada with appointments available through this platform.
  • The new scheduling tool is a statewide platform –appointments are available in both Northern and Southern Nevada.
  • Those who are 16-17 years of age can only select the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine – the Moderna and Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) are only available to those age 18 and older.
  • Vaccine type is subject to change.

Click here to see if appointments are available at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center starting the week of April 19. You must have an appointment to receive the vaccine – those without an appointment will be asked to exit the premises.

Retail Pharmacy Providers:

Check with each resource individually, and often. Signing up for the Washoe County waiting list does NOT mean you are also signed up to receive the COVID-19 vaccine at one of these locations – these are separate appointment availabilities.

In addition, Sparks Fire Department will be hosting a public clinic today. Appointments are still available by Sign up here.

Mask On. Get Your Vaccine. Move On.

We want Washoe County to open back up just as much as you do. That’s why it’s so important to schedule your COVID-19 vaccine appointment if you haven’t already done so. And please remember that there is still a statewide mandate on wearing face coverings in public.

For all COVID-19 Vaccine questions, please visit our regional website, www.COVID19WashoeVaccine.com.

Please share: If you know of someone who wants to receive this newsletter, pass along the link to sign up. https://covid19washoe.com/signup/

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.

Se reportan 68 casos adicionales de COVID-19, 100 recuperaciones y 1 muerte relacionada con COVID-19

Se reportan 68 casos adicionales de COVID-19, 100 recuperaciones y 1 muerte relacionada con COVID-19

Abril 8, 2021. Reno/Sparks, NV – El Centro Regional de Información reporta una muerte adicional relacionada con COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe:  Un hombre en sus 40s con afecciones subyacentes.  Ha habido 663 muertes relacionadas con COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe.

Adicionalmente, reportamos 68 casos nuevos de COVID-19 y 100 recuperaciones en el Condado de Washoe.

Favor de notar que la cuenta de casos de COVID-19 e información de recuperación y muertes puede cambiar retroactivamente basado en la información actualizada que el Distrito de Salud del Condado de Washoe recibe. Por ejemplo, si el Distrito de Salud recibe nuevos resultados positivos o descubre que un caso no reside en el Condado de Washoe, el número de casos, recuperaciones y muertes reportados el día anterior puede subir o bajar basado en lo ya reportado.  Vea el Boletín de COVID-19 aquí.

Hay citas disponibles para vacunarse contra COVID-19 en el Centro de Eventos Livestock del 21 de abril en adelante.  Programe su cita mediante este enlace. Las vacunas son gratis y están disponibles para cualquiera de dieciséis años o mayor.  Mas de 90,000 personas en el Condado de Washoe han sido totalmente vacunados, lo que representa el 23.69 porciento de todos los residentes según Boletín Estatal

  • Total en casos de COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe: 44,444 (+68 desde 4/7)
  • Muertes: 663 (+1)
  • Recuperados: 41,815 (+100)
  • Casos activos: 1,966 (+0)
  • Hospitalizados con COVID-19: 25 (-1)
  • Tasa de positividad: 6.3% (+0.1%)
  • Vacunas administradas en el Condado de Washoe: 229,996 (+4,509 desde 4/7; 38.23% de la población en el Condado de Washoe de 16+ han iniciado su vacunación)
  • Residentes del Condado de Washoe vacunados completamente: 90,679 (+834 desde 4/7; 23.69% de la población en el Condado de Washoe de 16+)
  • Vacunas administradas por el Distrito de Salud del Condado de Washoe: 105,831 (+2,044 desde 4/7; 41,467 vacunados completamente)

* Datos de hospitalización vienen de la Asociación de Hospitales de Nevada.

*Datos sobre la Vacuna contra COVID-19 del Condado de Washoe se pueden encontrar aquí en Boletín Estatal.

*Datos sobre la vacuna en el Distrito de Salud del Condado de Washoe pueden encontrarse aquí..

Pruebas de COVID-19 realizadas en el Condado de Washoe 

  • Total en pruebas de COVID-19 realizadas en el Condado de Washoe desde el 8 de abril: 414,344 (+1,268 desde 4/7)

Nota: Estas cifras son proporcionadas por el Estado de Nevada y se encuentran en el Boletín Estatal.  Las pruebas de COVID-19 podrían incluir residentes que no residen en el Condado de Washoe, pero recibieron 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 el 8 de abril:

  • 62 porciento de las camas con personal están en uso (+0% desde 4/7)
  • 64 porciento de todas las camas con licencia están en uso (-1%)
  • 44 porciento de las camas de la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos están en uso (+2%)
  • 25 porciento de los ventiladores están en uso (+3%)

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

Residentes de 16+ elegibles para vacunarse contra COVID-19

Los residentes de 16 años o mayores del Condado de Washoe son elegibles para vacunarse contra COVID-19 y el equipo responsivo de COVID-19 del Condado de Washoe ha lanzado una plataforma nueva para programar citas que permitirá a los residentes a escoger la marca de vacuna contra COVID-19 que quieren recibir.  Lea más. Vea un video tutorial sobre como programar una cita aquí.

¿Necesita una prueba de COVID-19? Es fácil inscribirse y es gratuito

Las pruebas de COVID-19 siguen disponibles en el Centro de Eventos Livestock y programarse en línea aquí o llamando al 775-328-2427. Es gratuito y no importa si tiene o no síntomas.

Descargue la Aplicación Rastreo de COVID, y ayude a detener el COVID-19

Los oficiales de Salud del Condado de Washoe recomiendan encarecidamente que residentes descarguen Rastreo de COVID, una aplicación fácil de usar que ayuda a combatir el COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe, sin comprometer su privacidad. Aprenda más 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.  

68 additional COVID-19 cases, 100 recoveries and 1 COVID-19-related death reported

68 additional COVID-19 cases, 100 recoveries and 1 COVID-19-related death reported

April 8, 2021. Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting an additional COVID-19-related death in Washoe County: A male in his 40s with an underlying health condition. There have been 663 COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County.

Additionally, we’re reporting 68 new COVID-19 cases and 100 recoveries in Washoe County.

Please note that COVID-19 case count, recovery and death information can change retroactively based on updated information that the Washoe County Health District receives. For example, if the Health District receives new positive test results or discovers that a case did not live in Washoe County, the number of cases, recoveries or deaths reported on a previous day can go up or down based on what was previously reported. See the COVID-19 Dashboard here.

Appointments for the COVID-19 vaccine are available at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center on April 21 and beyond. Schedule an appointment at this link (En español). The vaccinations are free and available to everyone 16 and older. More than 90,000 people in Washoe County have been fully vaccinated, which makes up 23.69 percent of all residents according to the State’s Dashboard.  

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 44,444 (+68 from 4/7)
  • Deaths: 663 (+1)
  • Recovered: 41,815 (+100)
  • Active cases: 1,966 (+0)
  • Hospitalized with COVID-19: 25 (-1)
  • Positivity rate: 6.3% (+0.1%)
  • Vaccines administered in Washoe County: 229,996 (+4,509 from 4/7; 38.23% of Washoe County population 16+ have had vaccination initiated)
  • Washoe County residents fully vaccinated: 90,679 (+834 from 4/7; 23.69% of Washoe County population 16+)
  • Vaccines administered by Washoe County Health District: 105,831 (+2,044 from 4/7; 41,467 fully vaccinated)

*Hospitalization data is from Nevada Hospital Association.

*Washoe County COVID-19 Vaccine Data can be found on the State of Nevada dashboard, here.

*Vaccine data from the Washoe County Health District can be found here.

COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County

  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of April 8: 414,344 (+1,268 since 4/7)

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 April 8:

  • 62 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (+0% since 4/7)
  • 64 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (-1%)
  • 44 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+2%)
  • 25 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 16+ eligible for Free COVID-19 vaccine

Washoe County residents 16 years and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine and the Washoe County COVID-19 response team has launched a new scheduling platform that will allow residents to choose the brand of COVID-19 vaccine they want. Read more. Watch a tutorial video on how to schedule an appointment here.

Need a COVID-19 test? It’s easy to sign up and it’s free

COVID-19 testing is still available at the Livestock Events Center and can be scheduled online here (en español aqui) or by calling 775-328-2427. It’s free and it does not matter if you have symptoms or not.

Sign up for the COVID Trace App

COVID Trace is a contact tracing mobile app developed by the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services that uses a technology called the Exposure Notifications System from Google and Apple. The app exchanges anonymous information with other phones in your vicinity and can notify you if you’ve come in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.See more 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. 

Se reportan 65 casos adicionales de COVID-19 y 68 recuperaciones

Se reportan 65 casos adicionales de COVID-19 y 68 recuperaciones

Abril 7, 2021. Reno/Sparks, NV – El Centro Regional de Información reporta 65 casos adicionales de COVID-19 en el condado de Washoe, 68 recuperaciones, y ni una muerte relacionada con COVID-19.

El promedio móvil de 7 días para casos nuevos de COVID-19 es de 61.7.  Hace una semana, fue de 49.7.  La tasa de positividad continúa escalando y está al 6.2%.

Favor de notar que la cuenta de casos de COVID-19 e información de recuperación y muertes puede cambiar retroactivamente basado en la información actualizada que el Distrito de Salud del Condado de Washoe recibe. Por ejemplo, si el Distrito de Salud recibe nuevos resultados positivos o descubre que un caso no reside en el Condado de Washoe, el número de casos, recuperaciones y muertes reportados el día anterior puede subir o bajar basado en lo ya reportado.  Vea el Boletín de COVID-19 aquí.

Hay citas disponibles para vacunarse contra COVID-19 en el Centro de Eventos Livestock del 21 de abril en adelante.  Programe su cita mediante este enlace. Las vacunas son gratis y están disponibles para cualquiera de dieciséis años o mayor.  Se han administrado más de 225,000 vacunas contra COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe con casi 90,000 completamente vacunados. 

  • Total en casos de COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe: 44,475 (+65 desde 4/6)
  • Muertes: 662 (+0)
  • Recuperados: 41,847 (+68)
  • Casos activos: 1,966 (+17)
  • Hospitalizados con COVID-19: 26 (-6)
  • Tasa de positividad: 6.2% (+0.1%)
  • Vacunas administradas en el Condado de Washoe: 225,487 (+3,498 desde 4/6; 37.22% de la población en el Condado de Washoe de 16+ han iniciado su vacunación)
  • Residentes del Condado de Washoe vacunados completamente: 89,845 (+902 desde 4/6; 23.47% de la población en el Condado de Washoe de 16+)
  • Vacunas administradas por el Distrito de Salud del Condado de Washoe: 103,787 (+2,291 desde 4/6; 39,424 vacunados completamente)

*Datos de hospitalización vienen de la Asociación de Hospitales de Nevada.

*Datos sobre la Vacuna contra COVID-19 del Condado de Washoe se pueden encontrar aquí en Boletín Estatal.

*Datos sobre la vacuna en el Distrito de Salud del Condado de Washoe pueden encontrarse aquí.

Pruebas de COVID-19 realizadas en el Condado de Washoe 

  • Total en pruebas de COVID-19 realizadas en el Condado de Washoe desde el 7 de abril: 413,076 (+1,076 desde 4/6)

Nota: Estas cifras son proporcionadas por el Estado de Nevada y se encuentran en el Boletín Estatal.  Las pruebas de COVID-19 podrían incluir residentes que no residen en el Condado de Washoe, pero recibieron 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 el 7 de abril:

  • 62 porciento de las camas con personal están en uso (+4% desde 4/6)
  • 65 porciento de todas las camas con licencia están en uso (+4%)
  • 42 porciento de las camas de la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos están en uso (+3%)
  • 22 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.

Residentes de 16+ elegibles para vacunarse contra COVID-19

Los residentes de 16 años o mayores del Condado de Washoe son elegibles para vacunarse contra COVID-19 y el equipo responsivo de COVID-19 del Condado de Washoe ha lanzado una plataforma nueva para programar citas que permitirá a los residentes a escoger la marca de vacuna contra COVID-19 que quieren recibir.  Lea más. Vea un video tutorial sobre como programar una cita aquí.

¿Necesita una prueba de COVID-19? Es fácil inscribirse y es gratuito

Las pruebas de COVID-19 siguen disponibles en el Centro de Eventos Livestock y programarse en línea aquí o llamando al 775-328-2427. Es gratuito y no importa si tiene o no síntomas.

Descargue la Aplicación Rastreo de COVID, y ayude a detener el COVID-19

Los oficiales de Salud del Condado de Washoe recomiendan encarecidamente que residentes descarguen Rastreo de COVID, una aplicación fácil de usar que ayuda a combatir el COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe, sin comprometer su privacidad. Aprenda más 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.  

65 additional COVID-19 cases, 68 recoveries reported

65 additional COVID-19 cases, 68 recoveries reported

April 7, 2021. Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting 65 additional COVID-19 cases in Washoe County, 68 recoveries and no COVID-19-related deaths.

The 7-day moving average for new COVID-19 cases is 61.7. One week ago, it was 49.7. The test positivity rate has continued to climb and is now at 6.2%. 

Please note that COVID-19 case count, recovery and death information can change retroactively based on updated information that the Washoe County Health District receives. For example, if the Health District receives new positive test results or discovers that a case did not live in Washoe County, the number of cases, recoveries or deaths reported on a previous day can go up or down based on what was previously reported. See the COVID-19 Dashboard here.

 Appointments for the COVID-19 vaccine are available at the Livestock Events Center on April 21 and beyond. The vaccination is free and available to everyone who is 16 years and older. Schedule an appointment at this link (En español). The vaccinations are free and available to everyone sixteen and older.  There have been more than 225,000 COVID-19 vaccines administered in Washoe County with nearly 90,000 fully vaccinated.

Appointments for the COVID-19 vaccine are available at the Livestock Events Center on April 21 and beyond. Schedule an appointment at this link (En español). There have been more than 225,000 COVID-19 vaccines administered in Washoe County with nearly 90,000 fully vaccinated.

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 44,475 (+65 from 4/6)
  • Deaths: 662 (+0)
  • Recovered: 41,847 (+68)
  • Active cases: 1,966 (+17)
  • Hospitalized with COVID-19: 26 (-6)
  • Positivity rate: 6.2% (+0.1%)
  • Vaccines administered in Washoe County: 225,487 (+3,498 from 4/6; 37.22% of Washoe County population 16+ have had vaccination initiated)
  • Washoe County residents fully vaccinated: 89,845 (+902 from 4/6; 23.47% of Washoe County population 16+)
  • Vaccines administered by Washoe County Health District: 103,787 (+2,291 from 4/6; 39,424 fully vaccinated)

*Hospitalization data is from Nevada Hospital Association.

*Washoe County COVID-19 Vaccine Data can be found on the State of Nevada dashboard, here.

*Vaccine data from the Washoe County Health District can be found here.

COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County

  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of April 7: 413,076 (+1,076 since 4/6)

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 April 7:

  • 62 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (+4% since 4/6)
  • 65 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (+4%)
  • 42 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+3%)
  • 22 percent of all ventilators are in use (+1%)

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

Residents 16+ eligible for COVID-19 vaccine

Washoe County residents 16 years and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine and the Washoe County COVID-19 response team has launched a new scheduling platform that will allow residents to choose the brand of COVID-19 vaccine they want. Read more. Watch a tutorial video on how to schedule an appointment here.

Need a COVID-19 test? It’s easy to sign up and it’s free

COVID-19 testing is still available at the Livestock Events Center and can be scheduled online here (en español aqui) or by calling 775-328-2427. It’s free and it does not matter if you have symptoms or not.

Sign up for the COVID Trace App

COVID Trace is a contact tracing mobile app developed by the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services that uses a technology called the Exposure Notifications System from Google and Apple. The app exchanges anonymous information with other phones in your vicinity and can notify you if you’ve come in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.See more 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. 

38 additional COVID-19 cases, 1 COVID-19-related death reported

38 additional COVID-19 cases, 1 COVID-19-related death reported

April 6, 2021. Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting 38 additional COVID-19 cases, 1 COVID-19-related death and 74 recoveries. The deceased is a male in his 70s with an underlying health condition. There have been 662 COVID-19-related deaths in Washoe County.

Please note that COVID-19 case count, recovery and death information can change retroactively based on updated information that the Washoe County Health District receives. For example, if the Health District receives new positive test results or discovers that a case did not live in Washoe County, the number of cases, recoveries or deaths reported on a previous day can go up or down based on what was previously reported. See the COVID-19 Dashboard here.

More than 3,000 COVID-19 vaccine appointments are available starting on April 19. Schedule an appointment at this link (En español).

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 44,464 (+38 from 4/5)
  • Deaths: 662 (+1)
  • Recovered: 41,853 (+74)
  • Active cases: 1,949 (-33)
  • Hospitalized with COVID-19: 32 (+2)
  • Positivity rate: 6.1% (+0.3%)
  • Vaccines administered in Washoe County: 221,989 (+3,256 from 4/5; 36.42% of Washoe County population 16+ have had vaccination initiated)
  • Washoe County residents fully vaccinated: 88,943 (+1,560 from 4/5; 23.23% of Washoe County population 16+)
  • Vaccines administered by Washoe County Health District: 101,496 (+2,021 from 4/5; 38,137 fully vaccinated)

*Hospitalization data is from Nevada Hospital Association.

*Washoe County COVID-19 Vaccine Data can be found on the State of Nevada dashboard, here.

*Vaccine data from the Washoe County Health District can be found here.

COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County

  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of April 6: 412,110 (+514 since 4/5)

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 April 6:

  • 58 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (+1% since 4/5)
  • 61 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (+1%)
  • 39 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (+2%)
  • 21 percent of all ventilators are in use (+0%)

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

Residents 16+ eligible for COVID-19 vaccine

Washoe County residents 16 years and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine and the Washoe County COVID-19 response team has launched a new scheduling platform that will allow residents to choose the brand of COVID-19 vaccine they want. Read more. Watch a tutorial video on how to schedule an appointment here.

Need a COVID-19 test? It’s easy to sign up and it’s free

COVID-19 testing is still available at the Livestock Events Center and can be scheduled online here (en español aqui) or by calling 775-328-2427. It’s free and it does not matter if you have symptoms or not.

Sign up for the COVID Trace App

COVID Trace is a contact tracing mobile app developed by the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services that uses a technology called the Exposure Notifications System from Google and Apple. The app exchanges anonymous information with other phones in your vicinity and can notify you if you’ve come in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.See more 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. 

Se reportan 38 casos adicionales de COVID-19 y 1 muerte relacionada con COVID-19

Se reportan 38 casos adicionales de COVID-19 y 1 muerte relacionada con COVID-19

Abril 6, 2021. Reno/Sparks, NV – El Centro de Información Regional reporta 38 casos adicionales de COVID-19, 1 muerte relacionada con COVID-19 y 74 recuperaciones.  El difunto es un hombre en sus 70s con afecciones subyacentes.  Ha habido 662 muertes relacionadas con COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe.

Favor de notar que la cuenta de casos de COVID-19 e información de recuperación y muertes puede cambiar retroactivamente basado en la información actualizada que el Distrito de Salud del Condado de Washoe recibe. Por ejemplo, si el Distrito de Salud recibe nuevos resultados positivos o descubre que un caso no reside en el Condado de Washoe, el número de casos, recuperaciones y muertes reportados el día anterior puede subir o bajar basado en lo ya reportado.  Vea el Boletín de COVID-19 aquí.

Mas de 3,000 citas para vacunarse contra cOVID-19 están disponibles a partir del 19 de abril.  Programe su cita con este enlace.

  • Total en casos de COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe: 44,464 (+38 desde 4/5)
  • Muertes: 662 (+1)
  • Recuperados: 41,853 (+74)
  • Casos activos: 1,949 (-33)
  • Hospitalizados con COVID-19: 32 (+2)
  • Tasa de positividad: 6.1% (+0.3%)
  • Vacunas administradas en el Condado de Washoe: 221,989 (+3,256 desde 4/5; 36.42% de la población en el Condado de Washoe de 16+ han iniciado su vacunación)
  • Residentes del Condado de Washoe vacunados completamente: 88,943 (+1,560 desde 4/5; 23.23% de la población en el Condado de Washoe de 16+)
  • Vacunas administradas por el Distrito de Salud del Condado de Washoe: 101,496 (+2,021 desde 4/5; 38,137 vacunados completamente)

*Datos de hospitalización vienen de la Asociación de Hospitales de Nevada.

*Datos sobre la Vacuna contra COVID-19 del Condado de Washoe se pueden encontrar aquí en Boletín Estatal.

*Datos sobre la vacuna en el Distrito de Salud del Condado de Washoe pueden encontrarse aquí..

Pruebas de COVID-19 realizadas en el Condado de Washoe 

  • Total en pruebas de COVID-19 realizadas en el Condado de Washoe desde el 6 de abril: 412,110 (+514 desde 4/5)

Nota: Estas cifras son proporcionadas por el Estado de Nevada y se encuentran en el Boletín Estatal.  Las pruebas de COVID-19 podrían incluir residentes que no residen en el Condado de Washoe, pero recibieron 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 el 6 de abril:

  • 58 porciento de las camas con personal están en uso (+1% desde 4/5)
  • 61 porciento de todas las camas con licencia están en uso (+1%)
  • 39 porciento de las camas de la Unidad de Cuidados Intensivos están en uso (+2%)
  • 21 porciento de los ventiladores están en uso (+0%)

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

Residentes de 16+ elegibles para vacunarse contra COVID-19

Los residentes de 16 años o mayores del Condado de Washoe son elegibles para vacunarse contra COVID-19 y el equipo responsivo de COVID-19 del Condado de Washoe ha lanzado una plataforma nueva para programar citas que permitirá a los residentes a escoger la marca de vacuna contra COVID-19 que quieren recibir.  Lea más. Vea un video tutorial sobre como programar una cita aquí.

¿Necesita una prueba de COVID-19? Es fácil inscribirse y es gratuito

Las pruebas de COVID-19 siguen disponibles en el Centro de Eventos Livestock y programarse en línea aquí o llamando al 775-328-2427. Es gratuito y no importa si tiene o no síntomas.

Descargue la Aplicación Rastreo de COVID, y ayude a detener el COVID-19

Los oficiales de Salud del Condado de Washoe recomiendan encarecidamente que residentes descarguen Rastreo de COVID, una aplicación fácil de usar que ayuda a combatir el COVID-19 en el Condado de Washoe, sin comprometer su privacidad. Aprenda más 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

Se lanza nueva herramienta para programar la vacuna contra COVID-19; próxima cita disponible es la semana del 12 de abril

 Se lanza nueva herramienta para programar la vacuna contra COVID-19; próxima cita disponible es la semana del 12 de abril

Asegúrese de seleccionar el Centro de Eventos Livestock de Reno-Sparks al programar su cita

Abril 5, 2021. Reno/Sparks, NV – Los residentes de 16 años o mayores del Condado de Washoe son elegibles para vacunarse contra COVID-19 y el equipo responsivo de COVID-19 del Condado de Washoe ha Lazada una Plataforma nueva para programar citas que permitirá a los residentes a escoger la marca de vacuna contra COVID-19 que quieren recibir.

Hay citas disponibles la semana del 12 de abril y pueden accederse aquí. Se pide a los residentes que tengan en cuenta lo siguiente

  • Asegúrese de escoger las citas en el Centro de Eventos Livestock de Reno-Sparks, que es el único lugar en el norte de Nevada con citas disponibles a través de esta plataforma
  • La nueva herramienta de citas es una Plataforma estatal – hay citas disponibles tanto en el norte como el sur de Nevada
  • Los de 16-17 años de edad solo pueden seleccionar la vacuna contra COVID-19 de Pfizer – Moderna Y Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) solo están disponibles para aquellos de 18 años o mayores
  • El tipo de vacuna está sujeto a cambios
  • Vea un video tutorial sobre como programar una cita aquí

Haga clic aquí para ver si hay citas disponibles en el Centro de Eventos Livestock de Reno-Sparks a partir de la semana del 12 de abril.  Deber tener cita para recibir la vacuna – aquellos sin cita se le pedirá salir de las instalaciones.

No hay suficientes vacunas para administrar a todos los residentes en este momento; sin embargo, continúe revisando el sitio web ya que se añadirán más citas al recibir más envíos de la vacuna contra COVID-19.  Las citas son por orden de llegada.

Las farmacias del área y proveedores médicos también estarán vacunando a los de 16 años o mayores a partir de hoy con sus propias plataformas de citas que pueden accederse aquí.

Para más información sobre la vacuna contra COVID-19, visite nuestro sitio https://www.covid19washoevaccine.com/.

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.

211 additional COVID-19 cases, 1 COVID-19-related death reported over the last 3 days

211 additional COVID-19 cases, 1 COVID-19-related death reported over the last 3 days

Health District administers 100,000th COVID-19 vaccine

April 5, 2021. Reno/Sparks, NV – The Regional Information Center is reporting 211 additional COVID-19 cases, 130 recoveries and 1 additional COVID-19-related death over the last three days. The deceased is a male in his 60s with an underlying health condition. There have been 661 COVID-19-related deaths reported in Washoe County.

The data we’re reporting today is from April 2-4.

  • Sunday, April 4: 41 additional cases, 37 recoveries
  • Saturday, April 3: 97 additional cases, 48 recoveries
  • Friday, April 2: 86 additional cases, 45 recoveries

As of today:

  • Total COVID-19 cases in Washoe County: 44,394 (+211 from 4/2)
  • Deaths: 661 (+1)
  • Recovered: 41,751 (+130)
  • Active cases: 1,982 (+90)
  • Hospitalized with COVID-19: 30 (-2)
  • Positivity rate: 5.8% (+0.3%)
  • Vaccines administered in Washoe County: 218,7338 (+7,338 from 4/2; 35.92% of Washoe County population 16+ have had vaccination initiated)
  • Washoe County residents fully vaccinated: 87,383 (+3,027 from 4/2; 22.82% of Washoe County population 16+)
  • Vaccines administered by Washoe County Health District: 99,475 (+4,312 from 4/2; 38,137 fully vaccinated)

*Hospitalization data is from Nevada Hospital Association.

*Washoe County COVID-19 Vaccine Data can be found on the State of Nevada dashboard, here.

*Vaccine data from the Washoe County Health District can be found here.

The Washoe County Health District (WCHD) surpassed 100,000 total vaccines administered early Monday morning. The WCHD vaccine statistics are reported from the previous day, so the updated numbers will be in tomorrow’s report. Learn more about COVID-19 vaccine numbers in Washoe County here.

COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County

  • Total number of COVID-19 tests performed in Washoe County as of April 5: 411,596 (+2,154 since 4/2)

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 April 5:

  • 57 percent of all licensed hospital beds are occupied (-7% since 4/2)
  • 60 percent staffed hospital beds are occupied (-7%)
  • 37 percent of all Intensive Care Unit beds are occupied (-7%)
  • 21 percent of all ventilators are in use (+0%)

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

Residents 16+ eligible for COVID-19 vaccine

Washoe County residents 16 years and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine and the Washoe County COVID-19 response team has launched a new scheduling platform that will allow residents to choose the brand of COVID-19 vaccine they want. Read more. Watch a tutorial video on how to schedule an appointment here.

Need a COVID-19 test? It’s easy to sign up and it’s free

COVID-19 testing is still available at the Livestock Events Center and can be scheduled online here (en español aqui) or by calling 775-328-2427. It’s free and it does not matter if you have symptoms or not.

Sign up for the COVID Trace App

COVID Trace is a contact tracing mobile app developed by the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services that uses a technology called the Exposure Notifications System from Google and Apple. The app exchanges anonymous information with other phones in your vicinity and can notify you if you’ve come in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19.See more 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. 

 

New COVID-19 vaccine scheduling tool launched; soonest appointment available is week of April 19

NOTE: This page was updated to show that appointments are available the week of April 19

New COVID-19 vaccine scheduling tool launched; soonest appointment available is week of April 19

Be sure to select Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center when scheduling appointment

April 5, 2021. Reno/Sparks, NV –  Washoe County residents 16 years and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine and the Washoe County COVID-19 response team has launched a new scheduling platform that will allow residents to choose the brand of COVID-19 vaccine they want.

Appointments are available the week of April 19 and can be accessed here. Residents are asked to keep in mind the following:

  • Be sure to select appointments at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center, which is the ONLY location in Northern Nevada with appointments available through this platform.
  • The new scheduling tool is a statewide platform –appointments are available in both Northern and Southern Nevada
  • Those who are 16-17 years of age can only select the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine – the Moderna and Janssen (Johnson & Johnson) are only available to those age 18 and older
  • Vaccine type is subject to change
  • Watch a tutorial video on how to schedule an appointment here

Click here to see if appointments are available at the Reno-Sparks Livestock Events Center starting the week of April 12. You must have an appointment to receive the vaccine – those without an appointment will be asked to exit the premises.

There is not enough vaccine to administer to every resident at this time; however, keep checking the website as more appointments will be added upon receiving more COVID-19 vaccine shipments. Appointments are first come, first served.

Area pharmacies and medical providers will also be providing the vaccine to those 16 years and older starting today with their own scheduling platforms that can be accessed here.

For more information on the COVID-19 vaccine, go to our website https://www.covid19washoevaccine.com/.

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.