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Posted on: April 8, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Local COVID-19 Update, April 8, 2021

Dubuque County: 31 New Positive Individuals, No New Deaths, and 416 More Completed Vaccinations.

Dubuque County: 31 New Positive Individuals, No New Deaths, and 416 More Completed Vaccinations.

Iowa: 662 New Positive Individuals, 7 New Deaths, and 19,727 More Completed Vaccinations.


Available Vaccination Appointments


 As of 1 p.m. today, COVID vaccinations appointments were available at the following Dubuque County vaccine providers:

Please keep any appointment you schedule or contact the provider to cancel if you must.  Remember that if you get the Pfizer or Moderna vaccine, it's critical that you receive the second dose.  Consider helping friends and family schedule appointments.  We're all in this together.

For assistance making an appointment, call the Dubuque County Sleeves Up! Call Center at 563.690.MAKE(6253).  For links to all Dubuque County vaccine providers, visit www.dubuquecounty.org/sleevesup


DUBUQUE COUNTY 24-HOUR CHANGES & TOTALS  

(11 a.m. yesterday to 11 a.m. today)


VACCINATIONS OF COUNTY RESIDENTS  Sleeves Up! Dubuque County (PNG)
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/vaccineinformation

  • Vaccinations Completed: 25,817
     (416 more than yesterday)
  • 26.5% of all county residents fully vaccinated
  • Vaccinations Started (1st dose): 12,875

Dubuque County Residents Fully Vaccinated Apr 8 (JPG)

POSITIVE INDIVIDUALS
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/case-counts

  • 31 more positive individuals since yesterday. 
  • Total positive individuals to date = 12,956

14-day Trendline of New Cases in Dubuque County Apr 8 (JPG)

ACTIVE CASES

  • 471 active cases in Dubuque County (24 more than yesterday)

DEATHS   
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/outcome-analysis-deaths

  • No new deaths.
  • Total deaths related to COVID to date = 202
  • Underlying Cause Deaths = 188, Contributing Factor Deaths = 14

HOSPITALIZATIONS 
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/rmcc-data

  • Dubuque County Residents Hospitalized = 9 as of Apr. 6. (2 more than Apr. 5)

TESTING & POSITIVITY RATE
https://coronavirus.iowa.gov/pages/case-counts

  • 120 more individuals tested
  • Individuals tested to date = 56,832
  • Past 14-day positivity average = 5.4%
  • Past 7-day positivity average = 6.8%

Please do not reply to this message.  If you have questions, please call 563-556-6200.  
For COVID-19 information specific to Dubuque County, visit  www.dubuquecountyiowa.gov/COVID19

 For current statewide data, please visit coronavirus.iowa.gov/

General Guidelines (JPG)

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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