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Wisconsin COVID-19 positives, deaths down considerably on New 12 months’s vacation

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MADISON Wis. (WBAY) – COVID-19 deaths and optimistic circumstances are down as folks mark the New 12 months’s vacation.

Wisconsin added simply 1,905 new optimistic COVID-19 assessments on New 12 months’s Day, bringing the statewide whole to 483,007 individuals who have been contaminated with the virus.

That’s considerably decrease than the three,810 optimistic assessments that got here again Thursday, and the seven-day common of two,158 optimistic assessments. The 14-day common of optimistic assessments is 2,238.

The Wisconsin Division of Well being Providers reported 10 extra deaths Thursday.

Wisconsin recorded 6,388 new unfavorable COVID-19 assessments. In whole, 2,357,057 assessments have come again unfavorable for the virus.

DHS says 8,293 assessments got here again in 24 hours.

Deaths

The 10 deaths reported by state well being officers Friday brings Wisconsin’s cumulative dying toll to 4,869 deaths associated to the virus. The primary deaths had been reported again in March.

The 7-day common for COVID-19 deaths elevated to 27 Friday from Thursday’s 26.

For the fourth straight day, state well being officers say Wisconsin’s dying fee is at 1.01%. The speed elevated to 1.01% after sitting at 1.0% for six straight days. Earlier than final Thursday (Christmas Eve), the dying fee had been beneath 1.0% since October 9.

Case and dying numbers for Wisconsin counties listed by the Wisconsin DHS are listed later on this article.

The DHS says the variety of lively circumstances is up down from 28,607 to 27,644, which is 5.7% of all identified circumstances. There are 450,358 folks (93.3%) who’re thought of recovered. An individual is taken into account recovered if it’s been 30 days since their analysis or onset of signs or had been medically cleared, although some could really feel lingering results from their an infection.

Hospitalizations

One other 50 folks had been hospitalized for COVID-19 prior to now 24 hours, in line with the DHS. That’s down from 143 new hospitalizations reported Thursday. Up to now, 21,400 folks have been hospitalized for COVID-19 therapy since February 5, which is 4.4% of all coronavirus circumstances. The seven-day common for hospitalizations ticked beneath 100 Friday at 99.6.

The alternate care facility on the state fairgrounds helps relieve the pressure on state hospitals by treating sufferers who’re near being discharged however nonetheless want some care, comparable to oxygen. State well being officers say they’ve handled 170 sufferers because it opened on October 14. As of 11 a.m. Friday, there have been no present sufferers on the facility. That marks the sixth straight day of no sufferers being on the alternate facility.

FRIDAY’S COUNTY CASE NUMBERS (Counties with new circumstances or deaths are indicated in daring)*

Wisconsin

  • Adams – 1,308 circumstances (+2) (11 deaths)
  • Ashland – 1,007 circumstances (+2) (16 deaths)
  • Barron – 4,507 circumstances (+35) (57 deaths)
  • Bayfield – 932 circumstances (18 deaths)
  • Brown – 26,288 circumstances (-2; State adjusted from 26,290 Thursday) (162 deaths)(+1)
  • Buffalo – 986 circumstances (+7) (7 deaths)
  • Burnett – 995 circumstances (+2) (19 deaths)
  • Calumet – 4,690 circumstances (+21) (35 deaths)
  • Chippewa – 5,923 circumstances (+21) (65 deaths)
  • Clark – 2,802 circumstances (+7) (51 deaths)
  • Columbia – 4,224 circumstances (+19) (32 deaths)
  • Crawford – 1,553 circumstances (+3) (12 deaths)
  • Dane – 33,539 circumstances (+226) (183 deaths)(+1)
  • Dodge – 10,437 circumstances (+50) (125 deaths) (+3)
  • Door – 2,041 circumstances (+8) (13 deaths)
  • Douglas – 3,093 circumstances (+9) (17 deaths)
  • Dunn – 3,546 circumstances (+32) (23 deaths)
  • Eau Claire – 9,295 circumstances (+36) (76 deaths)
  • Florence – 398 circumstances (+1) (12 deaths)
  • Fond du Lac – 10,494 circumstances (+61) (67 deaths)
  • Forest – 857 circumstances (+4) (22 deaths)
  • Grant – 4,115 circumstances (+19) (77 deaths)
  • Inexperienced – 2,345 circumstances (+12) (10 deaths)
  • Inexperienced Lake – 1,391 circumstances (+2) (10 deaths)
  • Iowa – 1,671 circumstances (+1) (7 deaths)
  • Iron – 419 circumstances (17 deaths)
  • Jackson – 2,376 circumstances (+11) (18 deaths)
  • Jefferson – 6,563 circumstances (+12) (57 deaths)
  • Juneau – 2,487 circumstances (+30) (10 deaths)
  • Kenosha – 12,386 circumstances (+74) (216 deaths)
  • Kewaunee – 2,068 circumstances (24 deaths)
  • La Crosse – 10,158 circumstances (-57; State adjusted from 10,215 on Thursday) (56 deaths) (State adjusted from 57 on Thursday)
  • Lafayette – 1,242 circumstances (-1; State adjusted from 1,243 on Thursday) (5 deaths)
  • Langlade – 1,800 circumstances (+5) (30 deaths)
  • Lincoln – 2,474 circumstances (+10) (46 deaths)(+1)
  • Manitowoc – 6,101 circumstances (+25) (51 deaths)
  • Marathon – 12,012 circumstances (+62) (160 deaths)
  • Marinette – 3,546 circumstances (+3) (45 deaths)
  • Marquette – 1,158 circumstances (+5) (18 deaths)
  • Menominee – 716 circumstances (10 deaths)
  • Milwaukee – 85,154 (+443) (984 deaths) (+1)
  • Monroe – 3,471 circumstances (+18) (25 deaths)
  • Oconto – 3,773 circumstances (+5) (38 deaths)
  • Oneida – 2,815 circumstances (+24) (47 deaths)
  • Outagamie – 16,165 circumstances (+22) (159 deaths)(+1)
  • Ozaukee – 6,347 circumstances (+13) (51 deaths)
  • Pepin – 680 circumstances (+6) (5 deaths)
  • Pierce – 2,944 circumstances (+24) (30 deaths)
  • Polk – 3,041 circumstances (+37) (23 deaths)
  • Portage – 5,580 circumstances (+37) (51 deaths)
  • Value – 943 circumstances (5 deaths)
  • Racine – 17,532 circumstances (+21) (249 deaths)
  • Richland – 1,104 circumstances (+8) (13 deaths)
  • Rock – 12,215 circumstances (+86) (115 deaths)
  • Rusk – 1,111 circumstances (+5) (13 deaths)
  • Sauk – 4,511 circumstances (+15) (27 deaths)
  • Sawyer – 1,232 circumstances (+14) (11 deaths)
  • Shawano – 4,190 circumstances (+2) (57 deaths)
  • Sheboygan – 11,342 circumstances (+26) (94 deaths)(+1)
  • St. Croix – 5,443 circumstances (+24) (27 deaths)
  • Taylor – 1,595 circumstances (+3) (14 deaths)
  • Trempealeau – 2,987 circumstances (+22) (29 deaths)
  • Vernon – 1,545 circumstances (+7) (30 deaths)
  • Vilas – 1,604 circumstances (+2) (21 deaths)
  • Walworth – 7,653 circumstances (+1) (95 deaths) (+1)
  • Washburn – 1,039 circumstances (+8) (12 deaths)
  • Washington – 11,748 circumstances (+38) (97 deaths)
  • Waukesha – 34,234 circumstances (344 deaths)
  • Waupaca – 4,139 circumstances (+7) (98 deaths)
  • Waushara – 1,918 circumstances (+4) (17 deaths)
  • Winnebago – 15,216 circumstances (+97) (150 deaths)(+1)
  • Wooden – 5,693 circumstances (+26) (48 deaths)

* Instances and deaths are from the day by day DHS COVID-19 reviews, which can differ from native well being division numbers. The DHS reviews circumstances from all well being departments inside a county’s boundaries, together with tribal, municipal and county well being departments; county web sites could not. Additionally, public well being departments replace their knowledge at numerous occasions, whereas the DHS freezes the numbers it receives by the identical time each day to compile the afternoon report.

The DHS reviews deaths attributed to COVID-19 or through which COVID-19 contributed to their dying. Most people severely affected by the coronavirus have underlying diseases or circumstances, comparable to diabetes, coronary heart illness or weight problems, which raises an individual’s threat of dying from COVID-19. They’d’ve lived longer if not for his or her an infection. The state could revise case and dying numbers after additional assessment, such because the sufferer’s residence, duplicated information, or a correction in lab outcomes. Particulars will be discovered on the DHS web site and Regularly Requested Questions.

Michigan’s Higher Peninsula** (The State of Michigan says Wednesday’s county case numbers would be the closing county replace for the yr. State well being officers there will likely be no day by day case updates for every county on its web site on New 12 months’s Eve or New 12 months’s Day because of the vacation. The state will once more present county case updates on January 2nd.)

COVID-19 Tracing App

Wisconsin’s COVID-19 tracing app, “Wisconsin Publicity Notification,” is out there for iOS and Android smartphones. No obtain is required for iPhones. The Android app is out there on Google Play. When two telephones with the app (and presumably their house owners) are shut sufficient, for lengthy sufficient, they’ll anonymously share a random string of numbers through Bluetooth. If somebody assessments optimistic for the coronavirus, they’ll obtain a code to sort into the app. In case your telephones “pinged” one another within the final 14 days, you’ll obtain a push notification that you’re prone to publicity. The app doesn’t gather private info or location info, so that you received’t know from whom or the place, however you’ll be instructed what day the publicity might need occurred as a way to quarantine for the suitable period of time.

COVID-19 Residence Testing

Gov. Tony Evers introduced at-home COVID-19 testing kits will likely be made obtainable — totally free — to anybody who needs them. An individual can check themselves or members of the family, even when they don’t have signs, then ship it to a lab for testing. The Vault Medical Providers package is the primary saliva check to get emergency-use authorization from the FDA and usually prices $119. CLICK HERE for particulars and a hyperlink to request a check package.

COVID-19 Vaccine

As of Monday, December 28, the state has administered 47,157 COVID-19 vaccines. The state began giving out the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine on Dec. 14. Moderna vaccinations began Dec. 22. As well as, 29,000 doses will likely be allotted to vaccinating residents and employees members at long-term care services. The state is updating vaccine info at dhs.wisconsin.gov/covid-19/vaccine.htm.

RELATED: Wisconsin begins vaccinating residents, employees in long-term care services with assist of CVS Well being

Wisconsin has additionally launched a COVID-19 vaccine knowledge web page that tracks the variety of photographs given out and shipped to the state. TRACK STATEWIDE VACCINE DATA HERE: https://www.dhs.wisconsin.gov/covid-19/vaccine-data.htm

RELATED: Wisconsin launches COVID vaccine knowledge web page

Signs

The Facilities for Illness Management and Prevention recognized these as doable signs of COVID-19:

  • Fever of 100.Four or increased
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Chills
  • Repeated shaking with chills
  • Muscle ache
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • New lack of style or scent

Prevention

  • The coronavirus is a brand new, or “novel,” virus. No person has a pure immunity to it. Kids and teenagers appear to get better finest from the virus. Older folks and people with underlying well being circumstances (coronary heart illness, diabetes, lung illness) are thought of at excessive threat, in line with the CDC. Precautions are additionally wanted round folks with growing or weakened immune programs.
  • To assist forestall the unfold of the virus:
  • Keep a minimum of six ft away from different folks
  • Keep away from shut contact with people who find themselves or seem sick
  • Keep at residence as a lot as doable
  • Cancel occasions and keep away from teams, gatherings, play dates and nonessential appointments
  • Keep residence when you’re sick, besides to get medical care
  • Wash your arms repeatedly for a minimum of 20 seconds. If cleaning soap and water usually are not obtainable, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with a minimum of 60% alcohol
  • Cowl your mouth and nostril with a masks. At a minimal, use a tissue if you cough or sneeze or use the within of your elbow.

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