September 24, 2021
Walk-in COVID-19/Flu Vaccine Clinics – Stay healthy this winter, get your Flu and COVID-19 vaccine at our walk-in clinics held at the Events Complex. Who should get vaccinated? Flu: Everyone 6 months and older. COVID-19: 12-17, 2 doses of Pfizer Vaccine. 18+, 2 doses of Pfizer/Moderna or 1 dose of Janssen. More about this story can be found HERE.
From the Wyoming Department of Health – Booster doses of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine are now recommended and available for older residents and other adults at high risk of severe disease or exposure to the virus, according to the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH). More about the booster shot can be found 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: 10
Number of new cases of COVID-19 in Wyoming since the last report: 363
The number of lab-confirmed active cases of COVID-19 in Sweetwater County: 216
The number of lab-confirmed active cases of COVID-19 in Wyoming: 3,110
Total number of variant cases (Delta) in Sweetwater County: 90
Total number of variant cases (All) in Wyoming: 3,231
Total number of COVID-19 related hospitalization in Wyoming: 205
Total number of COVID-19 related hospitalization in Sweetwater County: 13
VACCINATION INFORMATION (as of 9/23/2021)
First Vaccine Doses Administered Statewide (Pfizer/Moderna): 233,388
Second Vaccine Doses Administered Statewide (Pfizer/Moderna): 204,352
Third Vaccine Doses Administered Statewide (Pfizer/Moderna): 3,201
One-Dose Vaccine Doses Administered (J&J Janssen): 19,091
Total Doses Administered: 460,032
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.