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“Yavapai County is now officially vaccinating Yavapai County residents 12 years old and older. This includes ALL who were already eligible in previous phases.”

 

Mission Statement

Yavapai County Community Health Services will provide leadership, information, and services that contribute to improving the health and well-being of Yavapai County residents.

Vision

Yavapai County residents will have the opportunity to optimize their health and well-being.

Yavapai County COVID-19 Update

10/27/2021 10:30:00 AM

 
Yavapai County
Confirmed Cases: 28230 Deaths: 686 Recoveries: 12398
Arizona
Cases: 1156731 Deaths: 21044

Yavapai Case Locations

  Count   Change
Ash Fork 152 n/c
Bagdad 343 +1
Black Canyon City  254 +1
Camp Verde 1800 +4
Chino Valley 1772 +3
Clarkdale 540 n/c
Congress 90 1
Cordes 22 n/c
Cornville 607 +3
Cottonwood 3702 +6
Crown King 9 n/c
Dewey 1209 n/c
Groom Creek 15 n/c
Humboldt 137 n/c
Iron Springs 9 n/c
Jerome 45 n/c
Kirkland 72 +1
Lake Montezuma 8 n/c
Mayer 531 +2
Paulden 447 n/c
Peeple's Valley 17 n/c
Prescott 6652 +15
Prescott Valley 6357 +7
Rimrock 621 +3
Sedona 1151 +7
Seligman 114 n/c
Skull Valley 35 n/c
Spring Valley 23 n/c
Village of Oak Creek 560 +2
Wickenburg 13 n/c
Yarnell 43 +2
Unknown 880 +4
     

Yavapai Tests

Total Tested 287763  
Negative Tests 259533 90.2%
Positive Tests 28230  
 
New Tests Reported** 722
New Cases Yavapai* 62
Positivity Rate PCR & Serology)**   9.8%

**ADHS #s   *since 10/26

 
One Week Positivity Rate** (**ADHS  10/10 -10/16)
updated on Thurs)
10.3%

Yavapai Case Details

Age Count Change Percent
0 to 5 385 +8 1%
6 to 12 1184 +3 4%
13 to 17 1677 +4 6%
18 to 24 2829 +4 10%
25 to 34 3823 +4 14%
35 to 44 3594 +12 13%
45 to 54 3527 +9 13%
55 to 64 4278 +12 15%
65 to 74 3980 +8 14%
75 to 84 2153 +1 8%
85+ 785 +2 3%
Unknown  15 -1 <1%

 

     
Female 14920 53%  
Male 13294 47%  
Unknown 16 0%  

Yavapai Hospitalizations

YRMC 26 1 PUI (PCT) 
10 0 PUI (PV)
VVMC    21 0 PUI
VA  0 0 PUI
* A PUI is an in-patient who has been admitted for care that has been tested for COVID-19 with results still pending.
* These numbers are only COVID-19 related hospitalizations.

Yavapai Mortality

Case fatality rate 2.5%
Deaths reported since 10/25       +0
   
Females 268 39%
Males 418 61%
     
Ash Fork 7 1%
Black Canyon City 7 1%
Camp Verde 36 5%
Chino Valley 40 6%
Clarkdale 9 1%
Congress 5 1%
Cornville 9 1%
Cottonwood 87 13%
Dewey 35 5%
Humboldt 6 1%
Mayer 18 2%
Paulden 13 2%
Prescott 221 32%
Prescott Valley 126 18%
Rimrock 11 2%
Sedona 34 5%
Other Quad Cities 15 2%
Other Verde Valley 0 0%
Unknown 7 1%
     
0 to 34 6 1%
35 to 44 17 3%
45 to 54 21 3%
55 to 64 72 10%
65 to 74 179 26%
75 to 84 197 29%
85 and older 194 28%

Vaccinated vs. Unvaccinated

Lab-positive cases of COVID aged 13 and older since May 1, 2021
  Number Percent
Vaccinated   1008 12.2%
Unvaccinated   7226 87.8%
Total   8234 100.0%
Age   Vacc. Unvacc. % Vacc.
13 to 17  14 687 2.0%
18 to 24 51 815 5.9%
25 to 34 71 1170 5.7%
35 to 44 103 1127 8.4%
45 to 54 138 970 12.5%
55 to 64   205 1078 16.0%
65 to 74   248 888 21.8%
75 to 84   138 393 26.0%
85 and older   40 98 29.0%
   Vacc. Unvacc. % Vacc.
Hospitalized   84 688 10.9%
Died   9 141 6.0%
  - - - - Average Age - - - -
  Vaccinated Unvaccinated
All   57.9 44.3
Hospitalized   75.4 62.7
Died   73.7 67.4

Vaccine Administration*

Total Administered:  201162
Number of people with 1 dose:  109162
Percent of people with dose:  47.0
Number of people fully vaccinated:  92092
% of people fully vaccinated*             45.1%
*age 12 and older
 

Vaccine Percentage by Age

< than 20 11.2%
20-34 35.6%
35-44 39.8%
45-54 43.2%
55-64 50.1%
> than 65 74.1%
*with at least 1 dose

Testing Sites in Yavapai County 

Emergency Operations Center Personal Protection Equipment (PPE) Donations 

Yavapai County Community Health Services' COVID-19 Resources for Reopening
Please refer to Governor Ducey’s website for reopening timelines: https://azgovernor.gov/ 

ADHS Local Health Resources 

COVID-19 Q&A - Guidance for Schools 

COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs 

COVID-19 Vaccine Briefings

In the News...

Monday, 10/25 Update: Yavapai County reports 84 COVID-19 Cases and 3 Deaths since Friday.

The county has tested 93,424 residents for COVID-19 in the past 6 months, and there have been 27,929 positive cases and 686 deaths | October 25th Press Release



Friday, 10/22 Update: Yavapai County reports 417 COVID-19 Cases and 1 Deaths since Monday.

The county has tested 93,687 residents for COVID-19 in the past 6 months, and there have been 27,866 positive cases and 683 deaths. | October 22nd Press Release



Monday, 10/18 Update: Yavapai County reports 88 COVID-19 Cases and 0 Deaths since Sunday.

The county has tested 92,621 residents for COVID-19 in the past 6 months, and there have been 27,445 positive cases and 664 deaths. | October 18th Press Release



Friday, 10/15 Update: Yavapai County reports 335 COVID-19 Cases and 12 Deaths since Monday.

The county has tested 92,621 residents for COVID-19 in the past 6 months, and there have been 27,286 positive cases and 664 deaths. | October 15th Press Release



Monday, 10/11 Update: Yavapai County Reports 167 COVID-19 Cases and 3 Deaths since Friday.

Today, Merck is seeking US Food and Drug Administration emergency use authorization for its experimental antiviral Covid-19 treatment. If authorization is granted, this will be the first antiviral drug treatment in pill form. The drug treatment is an orally ingested antiviral pill, is used to treat mild to moderate adult cases of COVID-19 at risk of worsening to severe COVID-19 or hospitalization, according to the companies. It was created by researchers at Emory University in Atlanta and is given as four pills taken twice a day for five days.

Yavapai County reports 167 COVID-19 Cases and 3 Deaths since Friday. The county has tested 147,488 residents for COVID-19 and there have been 26,951 positive cases and 652 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic.| October 11th Press Release



Friday, 10/8 Update: Yavapai County reports 314 COVID-19 Cases and 3 Deaths since Monday

Doctors are raising concern about what they’re calling a ‘triple threat.’ COVID-19 coupled with West Nile virus and flu season. The CEO of the Arizona Hospital Association reported illnesses such as influenza and West Nile virus are sending more Arizonans to the hospital recently and hospitals continue to face staffing shortages. Hospitals across the state are trying to catch up with massive patient backlogs amidst the past 19 months of the pandemic.

Yavapai County reports 314 COVID-19 Cases and 3 Deaths since Monday. The county has tested 146,786 residents for COVID-19 and there have been 26,784 positive cases and 649 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic.| October 8th Press Release



Monday, 10/4 Update: Yavapai County reports 170 COVID-19 Cases and 2 Deaths since Friday

The wait for COVID-19 vaccines comes during an ongoing surge of cases among children since going back to school. Pfizer and BioNTech will submitted data to the FDA last week about the safety and efficacy of their vaccine in younger children ages 5 to 11, the data shows a "robust" antibody response and "favorable" safety outcomes in kids ages 5 to 11 who received the two-dose regimen in clinical trials. They will submit their application for emergency use authorization in the coming weeks. The county has tested 145,928 residents for COVID-19 and there have been 26,470 positive cases and 646 deaths | October 4th Press Release

Friday, 10/1 Update: Yavapai County reports 388 COVID-19 Cases and 7 Deaths since Monday.

With the COVID-19 infecting many, people are seeking to boost their immune systems. We need our bodies' defenses to be as strong as possible.  The immune system is the body’s way of protecting itself from infection and disease; it fights everything from cold and flu viruses to serious conditions such as cancer.  Our immune systems are complex and influenced by many factors. Vaccines build immunity against specific diseases. The county has tested 145,193 residents for COVID-19 and there have been 26,300 positive cases and 644 deaths. | October 1st Press Release

Updated Community Flu Clinics

Please read more for the schedule! Read more

YCCHS Announces Scheduled Community Flu Clinics

The ’21-’22 Flu season officially begins October 1, and the flu typically hits its peak between January and March.  YCCHS and state leaders have put an extra emphasis on the vaccination because of COVID-19’s ongoing impact. Flu vaccines will not protect against flu-like illnesses caused by non-influenza viruses.  Community clinics are listed in the press release. | PRESS RELEASE

 
 
Director of CHS

Leslie Horton

Director

Appointed 2017
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Working Towards Healthier Communities

Guiding Principles

  • We serve the residents and visitors of Yavapai County by being effective stewards of taxpayer driven resources.
  • We promote and protect healthy communities through prevention and the provision of quality services and programs.
  • We collaborate with partners across the continuum in order to improve quality of life.
  • We align resources to achieve positive outcomes and hold ourselves accountable for achieving results.

Values

  • Display a Positive Attitude
  • Take Ownership and Be Accountable
  • Communicate Effectively
  • Honor and Respect Diversity
  • Respect and Be Sensitive to Client Privacy
  • Foster and Support Innovation
  • Commitment to Co-Workers
  • Be Courteous and Practice Established Etiquette
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