August 25, 2021
The following information is from the Wyoming Department of Health. New updates are posted every day at 3 p.m.
ROCK SPRINGS, WYOMING (August 25, 2021) – With the recent increase in the number of people using the Drive-thru Specimen Collection Station, Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County has expanded the hours. To see the new hours, please click HERE.
TOTAL NUMBER OF CASES
Total number of variant cases (Delta) in Sweetwater County: 67
Total number of variant cases (All) in Wyoming: 2, 217
New cases of COVID-19 in Sweetwater County since the last report: 29
Number of new cases of COVID-19 in Wyoming since the last report: 352
The number of lab-confirmed active cases of COVID-19 in Sweetwater County: 163
The number of lab-confirmed active cases of COVID-19 in Wyoming: 2,528
Total number of COVID-19 related hospitalization in Wyoming: 174
Total number of COVID-19 related hospitalization in Sweetwater County: 3
First Vaccine Doses Administered Statewide (Pfizer/Moderna): 428,587
Second Vaccine Doses Administered Statewide (Pfizer/Moderna): 191,737
Third Vaccine Doses Administered Statewide (Pfizer/Moderna): 2,282
One-Dose Vaccine Doses Administered (J&J Janssen): 17,609
COVID-19 Booster Shots – More information can be found HERE.
FDA fully approves 1st Covid-19 vaccine – For more information, click HERE.
The Johnson & Johnson Vaccine has been approved for continued use. Please see the FDA & CDC Joint Press release for more information.
Guidance for COVID-19 Prevention in K-12 Schools – CLICK HERE to see the new CDC Guidance for K-12.
Funeral Expenses (There is funding from FEMA for funeral cost assistance) – CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION.
News from OSHA Guidelines:
- Guidance (OSHA Guidance on mitigating and preventing the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace) – CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.
- News Release (OSHA issuing an emergency temporary standard to protect health care workers from the coronavirus.) – CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE.