Tillamook County COVID-19 Weekly Case Summary from 12/4/2020 – 12/10/2020, 4 pm: 29 new cases total

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Tillamook County Community Health Centers has reported 29 new cases in total (presumptive + positive test) added (see details) from December 4th to December 10th.

Given the increased cases, Tillamook County is projected to move to “High Risk” category effective 12/18/20 (decision finalized by OHA on 12/15/20).

✔️ Please prepare and take care to always practice, hands, face, & space [wash your hands, wear a face covering, and watch your distance.

See the Sector Risk Level Guidance Chart here:

https://sharedsystems.dhsoha.state.or.us/…/le3461.pdf.

The details:

✅ 23 new confirmed positive cases

✅ 6 new presumptive cases

➡️ 178 cases in total (presumptive + positive)

➡️ 1 currently hospitalized

➡️ 26 presumptive cases in total

➡️ 152 positive cases

➡️ 7,614 negative ELRs* (OHA)

➡️ 7,794 total ELRs*(OHA)

✳️ > 50 cases being monitored

➡️ 0 COVID-19 related deaths

For community members with health concerns, please call our public health information line (Mon-Fri 8am -5pm): 503-842-3940.

For daily and ongoing case counts please visit Oregon Health Authority’s (OHA) Facebook and COVID-19 page: https://govstatus.egov.com/OR-OHA-COVID-19

* ELR = COVID-19 electronic laboratory reporting

Note: a presumptive case is a close contact to a known case (on our list of persons we are monitoring) who develops symptoms but does not get tested. We presume they are positive and follow them as we would a positive case.