Kiowa County Public Health Weekly COVID-19 Update - February 2, 2022

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  • Cases 304 
  • Hospitalizations 11 
  • Deaths 5 (up 1)**

*These are cumulative totals as of 02/02/2022 4pm **Deaths in people with a recent positive COVID Test

  • CASES PAST 7 days: 5 (1 vaccinated)
  • CASES PAST 14 days: 20 (3 vaccinated)

Vaccinated means up to date (3 doses of Pfizer or Moderna or J&J with Pfizer, Moderna or J&J booster).

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More than two years after the first cases of COVID-19 were diagnosed, people are exhausted by the coronavirus pandemic, ready for all this to end. When - if ever - is it realistic to expect SARS-CoV-2 will recede from the headlines and daily life?