County of Ventura COVID-19 Update 7/29/20

Good Evening, Here’s your COVID-19 update form the County of Ventura. There are 104 new cases today (53 (51.0%) of which have a lab collection from July 22nd or earlier), 636 additional people tested, and 2 additional deaths (86 year old female and 90 year old male, both with comorbidities).  Current doubling time is 41.2 days. Currently, the County of Ventura is on the state monitoring list for case rate per 100,000 population over 14 days and % of ICU beds available; in order for us to get off the monitoring list, we need to have less than 850 reported cases in a 14 day period which is an average of 60 cases a day. Total, there have been 73 deaths (age range 29-107 years; 45 males and 28 females; 35 Non-Hispanic White, 31 Hispanic, 4 Non-Hispanic Asian, 1 Non-Hispanic Black, 1 Non-Hispanic American Indian or Alaskan Native and 1 Non-Hispanic Other). Current hospitalizations are 75 and current ICU is 25. 

Video Update: View today’s press conference update at: https://vimeo.com/442533007.

Testing – Improvements have been made at sites to limit wait time to get tested and to receive results. Results are provided within at least 4 days. 

COVID-19 drive through testing sites are offered throughout the County:

  1. Ford Dealership, 128 S. Hallock Dr., Santa Paula, CA 93060 M-F, 10-7
  2. Moorpark College, 7075 Campus Rd., Moorpark, CA 93021 M-F, 10-7
  3. Ventura College, 4667 Telegraph Rd., Ventura CA 93003, M-F, 10-7
  4. Weekend testing: Friday to Tuesday at Oxnard College, 4000 S. Rose Ave., Oxnard, CA 93033  10-7

*Sites are for those that live or work in Ventura County. No cost. No insurance needed. No appointment needed. If you are symptomatic or if you’ve been exposed to a positive person please consider getting tested.

Frequently Asked Questions https://www.venturacountyrecovers.org/faqs/.

State Information State of California COVID-19 info site: https://covid19.ca.gov/. Frequently Asked Questions from the State: https://covid19.ca.gov/stay-home-except-for-essential-needs/#top. Industry Guidance from the State: https://covid19.ca.gov/industry-guidance/#top

Stay informed at www.venturacountyrecovers.org.

 


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