The following information is from the Wyoming Department of Health. New updates are posted every day at 3 p.m.
TOTAL NUMBER OF CASES
New cases of COVID-19 in Sweetwater County since the last report: 48
Number of new cases of COVID-19 in Wyoming since the last report: 444
The number of lab-confirmed active cases of COVID-19 in Sweetwater County: 81
The number of lab-confirmed active cases of COVID-19 in Wyoming: 803
TOTAL NUMBER OF VARIANT CASES
Total number of variant cases (Delta) in Sweetwater County: 529
Total number of variant cases (Omicron) in Wyoming: 984
Total number of variant cases (All) in Wyoming: 9,930
VACCINATED VS. UNVACCINATED HOSPITALIZATIONS (Feb. 8, 2022)
Vaccinated Hospitalization in Sweetwater County: 10
Unvaccinated Hospitalization in Sweetwater County: 72
Vaccinated Hospitalization in Wyoming: 316
Unvaccinated Hospitalization in Wyoming: 1,636
Vaccinated Deaths in Wyoming: 142
Unvaccinated Death in Wyoming: 704
Total number of COVID-19 related hospitalization in Wyoming: 93
Total number of COVID-19 related hospitalization in Sweetwater County: 5
First Vaccine Doses Administered Statewide (Pfizer/Moderna): 266,704
Second Vaccine Doses Administered Statewide (Pfizer/Moderna): 237,292
Third Vaccine Doses Administered Statewide (Pfizer/Moderna): 108,058
Pediatric Doses (1st & 2nd) Administered Statewide: 13,616
First Vaccine Doses Administered (J&J Janssen): 22,492
Second Vaccine Doses Administered (J&J Janssen): 1,480
Total Doses Administered: 649,642
From the Sweetwater County Public Health — Attached is a side-by-side comparison of the Transmission Indicators by County that were published 2/10 and 2/3. Sweetwater County has a decrease from 18.8% to 14.7% in the Test Percent Positivity column. Sweetwater remains in the Red Zone with high transmission levels but our positive cases are trending down.
Omicron Variant found in Wyoming – More information can be found HERE.
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.