TILLAMOOOK COUNTY COMMUNITY HEALTH CENTERS: Tillamook County COVID-19 Case Summary (two weeks – 12/18 -12/24 & 12/25 – 12/31)

Due to the holidays, we are reporting data for both weeks (12/18-12/24 + 12/25 – 12/31) in this post:
Weekly data:
✅ 87 new presumptive + confirmed positive cases
(59 last week, 28 this week)
➡ > 80 cases being monitored
➡1 currently hospitalized
➡0 COVID-19 related deaths
Accumulative Data:
➡ 308 total cases
➡ 25 presumptive cases
➡ 283 positive cases
➡ 8,849 negative tests (OHA)
➡ 9,132 total tests (OHA)
➡ 15 hospitalized
➡ 0 COVID-19 related deaths

Tillamook County remains in the “Extreme Risk” category for an additional two weeks. Case data will be evaluated again on 01/12/2021, if lower disease metrics are met (less than 60 cases), we would be eligible to move to a lower risk effective 01/15/2021.

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