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Posted on: January 9, 2021

Local COVID-19 Update, January 9, 2021

Dubuque County: 74 New Cases, 52 Recoveries, 1 New Death, and 1 New Long-Term Care Outbreak.
Iowa: 1,658 New Cases, 1,615 Recoveries, and 3 New Deaths.

Dubuque County: 74 New Cases, 52 Recoveries, 1 New Death, and 1 New Long-Term Care Outbreak.

Iowa: 1,658 New Cases, 1,615 Recoveries, and 3 New Deaths.


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


POSITIVE CASES

Dubuque County:

  • 74 new cases.
  • Total confirmed cases to date = 11,037

Iowa:

  • 1,658 new cases.
  • Total confirmed cases to date = 295,1124

Dubuque County COVID-19 Cases To Date Jan 9 (JPG)

ACTIVE CASES

  • Dubuque County: 988 active cases (21 more than yesterday)

DEATHS
Dubuque County:

  • 1 new death.
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 141 
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 133, Contributing Factor Deaths = 8

Iowa:

  • 3 new deaths.
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 4,127
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 3,780, Contributing Factor Deaths = 347

HOSPITALIZATIONS

  • Dubuque County Residents Hospitalized =  22 as of Jan. 7. (5 more than Jan. 4)
  • Iowans Currently Hospitalized = 549 (30 less than yesterday.) 

TESTING
Dubuque County:

  • 170 more individuals tested.
  • Total individuals tested to date = 48,866
  • Total tests to date = 126,631

Iowa:

  • 4,646 more individuals tested.
  • Total individuals tested to date = 1,390,855
  • Total tests to date = 3,236,242


PERCENT POSITIVE CASES
Dubuque County:

  • Past 14-day average = 12.5%
  • Past 7-day average = 10.0%

Iowa:

  • Past 14-day average = 14.8%
  • Past 7-day average = 12.2%

RECOVERIES 
Dubuque County:

  • New recoveries = 52 
  • Total number of recoveries = 9,908

Iowa:

  • New recoveries = 1,615 
  • Total number of recoveries = 255,103

LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY OUTBREAKS

Dubuque County:
 3 long-term care facility outbreaks (1 more than yesterday) with 64 current positive cases (9 more than yesterday), 15 new positive cases in the last 14 days, and 7 recoveries:

  • Ennoble Nursing & Rehabilitation, Dubuque (20 current positive cases, 9 in the last 14 days, and 0 recoveries)
  • Hawkeye Care Center, Asbury (41 current positive cases, 3 in the last 14 days, and 7 recoveries)
  • Sunnycrest Manor, Dubuque (3 current positive cases, 3 in the last 14 day, and 0 recoveries)

Iowa:
90 long-term care facility outbreaks ( 6 more than yesterday) with 2,139 current positive cases (residents and staff), 1,070 recoveries (residents and staff), and 1,679 resident deaths from all Iowa LTC facilities 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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