SLO County reports 38 brand-new COVID-19 cases, 5 more deaths
San Luis Obispo County Public Health officials reported 38 new COVID-19 cases on Friday, bringing the county’s overall to 19,835 confirmed cases since March 5.
The county likewise added five extra COVID-19 associated deaths. To date, SLO County has recorded 246 deaths credited to the virus.Health officials say 13 people are currently hospitalized. Another 344 are recuperating in the house and authorities say 19,225 people have recovered.Twelve of the 38 licensed and staffed ICU beds in the county are
presently occupied. 5 of them are taken by COVID-19 patients.Breakdown of cases by location: Paso Robles-3,922 San Luis Obispo- 3,737 California Men’s Colony(inmates)
-2,382 Atascadero-1,866 Nipomo-1,498 Arroyo Grande-
and citizens 65 years of age and older. To learn if you are qualified to get the COVID-19 vaccine in SLO County and to register for an appointment, click here.Some regional childcare workers and K-12 teachers and staff working in-person are likewise now able to receive the COVID-19 vaccine in SLO County. Health authorities say those appointments are being scheduled by the County Workplace of Education and the Child Care Preparation Council.For more info on the county’s coronavirus response, check out readyslo.org. Released at Fri, 05 Mar 2021 21:00:00 +0000