March 18, 2022 – Please note: These are cases reported to Public Health between Tuesday, March 15th at 4:00 P.M. - Friday, March 18th at 4:00 P.M.
3/18/2022 COVID-19 Update:
New cases: 8
Mariposa County currently has 2,999 total cases, 7 of those are currently active with 1 hospitalized.
Mariposa County has reported 524 cases in fully vaccinated individuals since April 2021. This is out of a total of 2,560 cases reported since that time.
If you have questions about the case report, please call our COVID-19 Information Team at 209-259-1332 or email us at [email protected].
To view the full case list and more demographic information, please visit www.mariposacounty.org/2422/COVID-19-Case-Information
To register and schedule your COVID-19 vaccine appointment, please visit myturn.ca.gov or call 1-833-422-4255.
Avoid large gatherings, wear a face covering, and practice good hand hygiene and maintain social distance.
We can all do this by avoiding large gatherings, wearing a cloth face covering, and practicing good hand hygiene.
Avoid those who are sick, continue to socially distance, and avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
In addition, recognize symptoms early, stay home if you are sick, and cover your coughs and sneezes.
Information links for cases in March:
Information links for cases in February:
Information links for cases in January:
Older Information for 2020:
Mariposa County Public Health Reports Eighteen New Positive COVID Cases for a Total of 252 Confirmed Cases
SYMPTOMS AND TESTING:
Who should Test: Fever, cough, shortness of breath.
Emergency warning signs include: Difficulty breathing or shortness of breath, persistent pain or pressure in the chest, confusion or inability to arouse, bluish lips or face. If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately. * This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning. Please call ahead so that appropriate precautions can be taken.
Older patients and individuals who have severe underlying medical conditions or those with immunocompromised: contact your healthcare provider early, even if your illness is mild
• Wash your hands regularly with soap and water for 20 seconds.
• Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands.
• Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
• Stay away from work, school or other people if you become sick with respiratory symptoms such as fever and cough.
• Cover sneezes or coughs with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
BUSINESS RESOURCES: • Please visit www.mariposacounty.org/2373/COVID-19-Business-Resources to see what type of services are available for our businesses owner.
• For information regarding the Health Officers order from 3/25/2020 regarding employee screening please visit www.mariposacounty.org/2396/COVID-19-Orders-Shelter-inPlace-etc
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTION REGARDING COVID-19: • Please visit www.mariposacounty.org/2374/Guidance---FAQs
ASSISTANCE WITH FOOD, GROCERIES OR UNEMPLOYMENT: • Please visit www.mariposacounty.org/2389/Community-Resources
Source: Mariposa County Public Health