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Posted on: December 23, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Local COVID-19 Update, December 23, 2020

Dubuque County: 49 New Cases, 112 Recoveries, and No New New Deaths.
Iowa: 2,002 New Cases, 2,993 Recoveries, and 15 New Deaths.

Dubuque County: 49 New Cases, 112 Recoveries, and No New New Deaths.

Iowa: 2,002 New Cases, 2,993 Recoveries, and 15 New Deaths.


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24-HOUR CHANGES & NEW TOTALS  
(11 a.m. yesterday to 11 a.m. today): 


POSITIVE CASES
Dubuque County:

  • 49 new cases.
  • Total confirmed cases to date = 10,327

Iowa:

  • 2,002 new cases.
  • Total confirmed cases to date = 271,022

14-Day COVID-19 Trendline New Cases Dec 23 (JPG)

ACTIVE CASES

  • Dubuque County: 1,169 active cases (63 less than yesterday)

DEATHS

Dubuque County:

  • No new deaths.
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 135 
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 127, Contributing Factor Deaths = 8

Iowa:

  • 15 new deaths.
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 3,668
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 3,369, Contributing Factor Deaths = 299


HOSPITALIZATIONS

  • Dubuque County Residents Hospitalized =  22 as of Dec. 21. (same as Dec. 20)
  • Iowans Currently Hospitalized = 644 (7 less than yesterday.) 

COVID-19 Dubuque County Residents Hospitalizations Dec 10 - Dec 23 (JPG)

TESTING

Dubuque County:

  • 133 more individuals tested.
  • Total individuals tested to date = 47,109
  • Total tests to date = 114,966

Iowa:

  • 6,223 more individuals tested.
  • Total individuals tested to date = 1,328,352
  • Total tests to date = 2,939,864

PERCENT POSITIVE CASES

Dubuque County:

  • Past 14-day average = 9.7%
  • Past 7-day average = 6.6%

Iowa:

  • Past 14-day average = 12.6%
  • Past 7-day average = 9.7%


RECOVERIES 

Dubuque County:

  • New recoveries = 112 
  • Total number of recoveries = 9,023

Iowa: 

  • New recoveries = 2,993 
  • Total number of recoveries = 222,068


LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY OUTBREAKS

Dubuque County:
5 long-term care facility outbreaks (1 less than yesterday) with 111 positive cases (1 more than yesterday), 23 new positive cases in the last 14 days, and 63 recoveries (2 less than yesterday):

  • Ennoble Nursing & Rehabilitation, Dubuque (4 positive cases, 4 in the last 14 days, and 0 recoveries)
  • Hawkeye Care Center, Asbury (34 positive cases, 18 in the last 14 days, and 12 recoveries)
  • ManorCare Health Services, Dubuque (23 positive cases, 0 in the last 14 days, and 15 recoveries)
  • Shady Rest Care Center, Cascade (26 positive cases, 0 in the last 14 days, and 22 recoveries)
  • Stonehill Care Center, Dubuque (24 positive cases, 1 in the last 14 days, and 14 recoveries)

Iowa:
 128 outbreaks (5 less than yesterday) with 5,212 positive cases, 3,020 recoveries, and 1,137 deaths to date. .  

General Guidelines (JPG)


 For the most current information on COVID-19, visit https://coronavirus.iowa.gov.

 For COVID-19 information specific to Dubuque County, visit  www.dubuquecounty.org/COVID19

Media Contact
Randy Gehl, Public Information Officer
Email Randy Gehl
563-589-4151

This message is from the Dubuque County Public Health Incident Management Team, which includes staff from the from the Dubuque County Health Department, City of Dubuque Health Department, Dubuque County Emergency Management Agency, and the Dubuque Visiting Nurse Association.

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