COVID-19

January 28th, 2022

Link for the fillable COVID-19 Home Test report form below

https://cloud.co.delaware.ny.us/index.php/apps/forms/eZTBJsJmCAeH8D3b

Report a Positive home covid-19 test

Delaware County NY COVID-19 Update

INFORMATION WILL BE UPDATED WEEKLY

For more information click this link:

https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/covid-19-data-new-york

Keep in mind that infected individuals may not always be tested and not all home tests are reported. Continue to protect yourself:

  • Wear masks in public indoor spaces and wash hands regularly.
  • Individuals who don’t feel well should stay home.
  • All individuals 5 and older should get fully vaccinated.
  • All eligible individuals should get their booster dose.

 

Week of

New Positive Cases this week

 

COVID-19 Related Deaths in 2022

1/22/2022 – 1/28/2022

316

9

Data represents laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 and self-reported positive home tests only.

For more information click this link:

https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/covid-19-data-new-york

Keep in mind that infected individuals may not always be tested and not all home tests are reported. Continue to protect yourself:

  • Wear masks in public indoor spaces and wash hands regularly.
  • Individuals who don’t feel well should stay home.
  • All individuals 5 and older should get fully vaccinated.
  • All eligible individuals should get their booster dose.

Delaware County remains at a HIGH level of community transmission. CDC & Delaware County Public Health recommends everyone vaccinated and unvaccinated wear a mask indoors in public places.  Hand-washing & social distancing continue to be effective protection measures to reduce the chance of contracting the virus.

COVID-19 vaccines are effective at helping protect against severe disease and death from variants of the virus that causes COVID-19 currently circulating, including the Delta variant. The majority of cases occurring are among unvaccinated individuals.

If you have not been vaccinated yet please get vaccinated.  Search for clinic sites at

https://covid19vaccine.health.ny.gov/ or  https://www.vaccines.gov/

54.8% of the total population are vaccinated

Beginning September 13th the COVID dashboard will be publicized M, W, F excluding holidays.

Number of labs received no longer will be reported.  7 day positivity rate will be reported.

For information about vaccinations go to https://www.nyuhs.org/southerntiervax

Vaccines.gov 1-800-232-0223

For information about vaccinations go to https://www.nyuhs.org/southerntiervax

 

Delaware County NY COVID-19 Update

In the last two days Delaware County has had a surge of positive covid-19 cases.   Please be patient as we work to contact the positive cases.    

One additional covid-19 related death.

1/4/22-98 positive cases

1/5/22-121 positive cases

If you have any questions please call Delaware County Public Health Services at 607-832-5200

General Information

New York Forward

https://forward.ny.gov/

Active Guidance

https://forward.ny.gov/active-industry-guidance

Archived Guidance

https://forward.ny.gov/archived-industry-guidance