October 5, 2021
From Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County – Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine boosters are available at Memorial Hospital of Sweetwater County’s COVID-19 Vaccine Drive-thru.
The drive-thru is open from 3-6 p.m. every Tuesday and Wednesday at 1200 College Drive. The vaccines are free, and no appointment is necessary. Please bring your vaccine card with you. Sweetwater Memorial is only offering Pfizer-BioNTech vaccines at this time for those 18 and older. For details, call 307-352-8561. To learn more, click HERE.
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: 6
Number of new cases of COVID-19 in Wyoming since the last report: 343
The number of lab-confirmed active cases of COVID-19 in Sweetwater County: 124
The number of lab-confirmed active cases of COVID-19 in Wyoming: 2,375
Total number of variant cases (Delta) in Sweetwater County: 140
Total number of variant cases (All) in Wyoming: 3,782
Total number of COVID-19 related hospitalization in Wyoming: 195
Total number of COVID-19 related hospitalization in Sweetwater County: 9
First Vaccine Doses Administered Statewide (Pfizer/Moderna): 237,402
Second Vaccine Doses Administered Statewide (Pfizer/Moderna): 209,427
Third Vaccine Doses Administered Statewide (Pfizer/Moderna): 8,884
One-Dose Vaccine Doses Administered (J&J Janssen): 19,519
Total Doses Administered: 475,232
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.