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Posted on: January 28, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Local COVID-19 Update, January 28, 2021

Dubuque County: 69 New Cases, 40 Recoveries, and No New Deaths.
Iowa: 1,257 New Cases, 1,820 Recoveries, and 32 New Deaths.

Dubuque County: 69 New Cases, 40 Recoveries, and No New Deaths.
Iowa: 1,257 New Cases, 1,820 Recoveries, and 32 New Deaths.


Jan. 27 Phase 1A Vaccination Update for Dubuque County

As of Wednesday, Jan. 27, the Iowa Department of Public Health reported that 7,137 doses of COVID-19 vaccines had been administered to Dubuque county residents (6th highest total in the state), with 1,591 residents (6th highest in the state) having completed their vaccination series (both doses). Phase1B of vaccinations are expected to begin next week.

Statewide, 198,764 doses have been administered to Iowa residents and 40,331 Iowa residents have completed their vaccination series.

To see the full report, CLICK HERE or visit

https://idph.iowa.gov/Portals/1/userfiles/61/COVID19%20Vaccine%20Administration.pdf

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


POSITIVE CASES
Dubuque County:

  • 69 new cases.
  • Total confirmed cases to date = 11,754

Iowa:

  • 1,257 new cases.
  • Total confirmed cases to date = 316,437

ACTIVE CASES

  • Dubuque County: 1,085 active cases (30 more than yesterday)

DEATHS
Dubuque County:

  • No new deaths.
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 160 (Reduced by IDPH by 1 from yesterday's total)
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 151, Contributing Factor Deaths = 9

Iowa:

  • 32 new deaths.
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 4,532
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 4,131, Contributing Factor Deaths = 401

HOSPITALIZATIONS

  • Dubuque County Residents Hospitalized =  7 as of Jan. 25. (2 more than Jan. 25)
  • Iowans Currently Hospitalized = 391 (17 less than yesterday.) 

TESTING
Dubuque County:

  • 203 more individuals tested.
  • Total individuals tested to date = 51,131
  • Total tests to date = 140,765

Iowa:

  • 4,175 more individuals tested.
  • Total individuals tested to date = 1,459,932
  • Total tests to date = 3,564,957

14-Day Average of Percent of Positive Cases - 1.28.21

PERCENT POSITIVE CASES
Dubuque County:

  • Past 14-day average = 10.2%
  • Past 7-day average = 8.4%

Iowa:

  • Past 14-day average = 10.1%
  • Past 7-day average = 7.8%

RECOVERIES 
Dubuque County:

  • New recoveries = 40
  • Total number of recoveries = 10,509

Iowa:

  • New recoveries = 1,820
  • Total number of recoveries = 279,646

LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY OUTBREAKS

Dubuque County:
2 long-term care facility outbreaks (same as yesterday) with 87 current positive cases, 15 new positive cases in the last 14 days, and 52 recoveries:

  • Ennoble Nursing & Rehabilitation, Dubuque (64 current positive cases, 1 in the last 14 days, and 52 recoveries)
  • Stonehill Care Center, Dubuque (23 current positive cases, 14 in the last 14 days, and 0 recoveries)

Iowa:
60 long-term care facility outbreaks (2 less than yesterday) with 1,867 current positive cases (residents and staff), 1,073 recoveries (residents and staff), and 1,888 resident deaths from all Iowa LTC facilities to date. 

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 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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