MONTGOMERY COUNTY COVID-19 UPDATE
MONTGOMERY COUNTY – Montgomery County Public Health District, in conjunction with the Montgomery County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management, can confirm mass vaccinations continue in our county by appointment. All adult residents are now eligible for a vaccine.
Lone Star Family Health Center, individual hospitals, physicians’ offices, and pharmacies have vaccines available to eligible populations. Please check their websites and Facebook pages for additional information. You can find a list of providers and additional information on the DSHS website here: https://www.dshs.state.tx.us/coronavirus/immunize/vaccine-hubs.aspx.
If you have questions regarding COVID-19, testing or vaccines, please call the Montgomery County COVID-19 Call Center at 936-523-3916. It is available Monday – Thursday from 8:00am – 4:30pm or Friday from 8:00 – 4:00pm.
Today, we can confirm:
· TOTAL cases of COVID-19 increased by 80 to 50,740 since Monday’s (4/12) report. All 80 new cases were tested since 4/1/2021.
· ACTIVE cases of COVID-19 decreased by 186 to 1,789 since Monday’s (4/12) report. On Tuesdays and Fridays, we account for additional inactive cases who we have been unable to contact for 30 days or more. Today, we added 199 additional inactive cases.
· 102 county residents are known, as a result of contact investigations, to be in the hospital. Contact investigations have not been initiated on all reported cases.
· 26,491 people have clinically recovered.