Coronavirus

What Supreme Court’s block of vaccine mandate for large businesses will mean for public health

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The U.S. Supreme Court on Jan. 13, 2022, blocked the Biden administration's vaccine-or-test mandate, which applied to virtually all private companies with 100 of more employees. But it left in place a narrower mandate that requires health care workers at facilities receiving federal funds to get vaccinated.

Kiowa County Public Health Weekly COVID-19 Update - January 12, 2022

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DATA

  • Cases 275 
  • Hospitalizations 11 
  • Deaths 4**

*These are cumulative totals as of 01/11/2022 4pm **Deaths in people with a recent positive COVID Test

  • CASES PAST 7 days: 7 (4 vaccinated)
  • CASES PAST 14 days: (4 vaccinated)

ALL hospitalizations and deaths in Kiowa County were in people who were not vaccinated.

Kiowa County Public Health COVID-19 Weekly Update - January 5, 2022

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DATA

  • Cases 268 (up 1)
  • Hospitalizations 11 
  • Deaths 4**

*These are cumulative totals as of 01/04/2022 4pm **Deaths in people with a recent positive COVID test.

  • CASES PAST 7 days: 2 (0 vaccinated)
  • CASES PAST 14 days: 3 (0 vaccinated)

ALL hospitalizations and deaths in Kiowa County were in people who were not vaccinated.