WV DHHR COVID-19 update – Dec. 30


CHARLESTON — The West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources (DHHR) reports as of December 30, 2020, there have been 1,479,263 total confirmatory laboratory results received for COVID-19, with 84,225 total cases and 1,318 deaths.

DHHR has confirmed the deaths of an 87-year-old male from Mason County, a 78-year-old male from Hancock County, a 71-year-old female from Hancock County, 90-year-old female from Preston County, an 82-year-old female from Cabell County, a 93-year-old male from Ohio County, a 62-year-old female from Hancock County, a 74-year-old female from Fayette County, an 88-year-old male from Lewis County, a 77-year-old female from Wyoming County, a 61-year-old female from McDowell County, a 93-year-old male from Preston County, an 81-year-old female from Hancock County, a 71-year-old female from Ohio County, an 81-year-old female from Boone County, an 85-year-old female from Kanawha County, a 72-year-old male from Raleigh County, a 33-year-old female from Summers County, a 92-year-old male from Kanawha County, an 86-year-old female from Brooke County, a 74-year-old female from Kanawha County, an 88-year-old male from Logan County, a 76-year-old male from Logan County, an 81-year-old male from Cabell County, a 79-year-old male from Mercer County, an 81-year-old female from Brooke County, an 82-year-old male from Hardy County, a 52-year-old female from Kanawha County, a 63-year-old male from Kanawha County, a 95-year-old female from Monongalia County, an 84-year-old female from Greenbrier County, a 91-year-old female from Jefferson County, a 91-year-old female from Ohio, and a 46-year-old male from Kanawha County.

“The toll this virus has taken on our state also weighs heavily on our medical providers,” said Bill J. Crouch, DHHR Cabinet Secretary. “As we remember each life and each family, we also remember those fighting to save them.”

Cases Per CountyBarbour (744), Berkeley (6,202), Boone (1,053), Braxton (285), Brooke (1,387), Cabell (5,111), Calhoun (128), Clay (258), Doddridge (240), Fayette (1,695), Gilmer (391), Grant (755), Greenbrier (1,436), Hampshire (966), Hancock (1,821), Hardy (761), Harrison (2,898), Jackson (1,142), Jefferson (2,324), Kanawha (8,506), Lewis (516), Lincoln (733), Logan (1,630), Marion (1,768), Marshall (2,027), Mason (1,014), McDowell (952), Mercer (2,713), Mineral (2,085), Mingo (1,417), Monongalia (5,269), Monroe (618), Morgan (637), Nicholas (645), Ohio (2,480), Pendleton (284), Pleasants (564), Pocahontas (351), Preston (1,635), Putnam (2,925), Raleigh (2,655), Randolph (1,131), Ritchie (339), Roane (295), Summers (428), Taylor (678), Tucker (321), Tyler (353), Upshur (900), Wayne (1,682), Webster (146), Wetzel (689), Wirt (216), Wood (4,871), Wyoming (1,155).

Delays may be experienced with the reporting of information from the local health department to DHHR. As case surveillance continues at the local health department level, it may reveal that those tested in a certain county may not be a resident of that county, or even the state as an individual in question may have crossed the state border to be tested. 

The total number of vaccines received and administered is shown on the Dashboard Overview page and is included on the daily dashboard update. Please visit the dashboard located at www.coronavirus.wv.gov for more information.

Free COVID-19 testing is available to all West Virginia residents.  For additional periodic and pharmacy testing events, visit https://dhhr.wv.gov/COVID-19/pages/testing.aspx.

 

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