County of Ventura COVID-19 Update – September 21, 2020

Good Afternoon, There are 265 new cases today (29 (10.9%) of which have a lab collection from September 14th or earlier), 3,405 additional people tested, and 3 additional deaths (68 year old female, 84 year old male, and 92 year old female, all with comorbidities). There are 39 cases currently hospitalized and 14 cases are being treated in the ICU. Current doubling time is 115 days.
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The information in today’s numbers include data from Friday, Saturday, and Sunday.
State Tier System
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The State has changed the metrics for being on the watch list to a tiered system. Ventura County is currently in the purple tier. The tiers are listed below.
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Purple: Highest-risk tier
Positivity rate 8%+ and case rate of 7 new cases per 100,000
Red: Second highest-risk tier
Positivity rate 5-7.9% and case rate of 4-6.9 new cases per 100,000
Orange: third highest-risk tier
Positivity rate 2-4.9% and case rate of 1-3.9 new cases per 100,000
Yellow: Lowest risk tier
Positivity rate less than 2% and case rate of less than 1 new case per 100,000
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Schools
Learn about school waivers by clicking here.
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COVID-19 Testing Available – No cost. No appointment needed.
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Weekday Drive-Through Sites – Monday through Friday 10 am to 7 pm
Moopark College, 7075 Campus Road, Moorpark
Ford Dealership, 128 S. Hallock Drive, Santa Paula
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Weekend: Oxnard College, 4000 S. Rose Ave., Oxnard. The site is open Friday, Saturday, Sunday, Monday and Tuesday.
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Walk-In Site – Monday Through Friday 9 am to 6 pm
Ventura County Fairgrounds,10 W. Harbor Blvd in Ventura, Enter Gate 2.
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DRIVE-UP FLU VACCINE EVENT
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Ventura County Public Health Immunization Program and the Emergency Medical Services Agency are offering the Influenza Vaccine at no charge.
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WHERE: Oxnard College – North Parking lot
4000 S. Rose Ave, Oxnard CA 93033
WHEN: Wednesday, September 30, 2020
12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
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