Washington County COVID update, September 16

North Country
Washington County

WASHINGTON COUNTY, N.Y. (NEWS10) — Washington County has reported 33 new COVID-19 cases since Tuesday, with 30 new recoveries.

Current Washington County statistics (+/- change since the last report):

  • Persons Under Monitoring (PUM):  648 (+ 64)
  • COVID-19 + Active Cases: 165 (+ 3)
  • COVID-19 + Confirmed Cases: 3,510 (+ 33)
  • COVID-19 + Recovered: 3,300 (+ 30)
  • COVID-19 Current Hospitalizations: 6 (+3)
  • COVID-19 Related Deaths: 45 (No Change)

As of this morning, the NYS Vaccine Tracker shows 33,729 people in Washington County have received the completed vaccine series, 35,802 have received at least one dose (or 58.5% of the population).

To date, of the 33,729 fully vaccinated people in Washington County, investigative efforts have identified 187 breakthrough cases, in which a new positive COVID-19 case had been fully vaccinated. Of the 187 current breakthrough cases to date, three have/had been hospitalized related to COVID-19, the remainder experienced no or mild symptoms.

Of today’s new cases added, nine have been fully vaccinated, four received the Pfizer series, four received the Moderna series and one received the J&J single dose.

Washington County Fair will be offering 1ST DOSES of the Pfizer & single dose J&J COVID-19 Vaccine TOMORROW (Friday, September 17th) at the Washington County Fair (Fair Office building) between 3:00 PM and 6:00 PM. Walk-ins are welcome based on the availability of the vaccine.

More info and registration can be found on the Washington County website.

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