Recent Articles - 2021

Delaware County Public Health: COVID-19 Weekly Active Case Count Update (as of 01/18/21)

Posted: 1/18/2021 in Public Health

As of Monday, January 18, 2021 at 8:30AM, Delaware County has 165 active positive cases of COVID-19 (an increase of 8 active cases since last Monday). The positivity rate for Delaware County is currently at 12 percent (a decrease of 1.6% since last Monday).
COVID-19 Vaccine Update 01-13-21

Posted: 1/13/2021 in Public Health

Yesterday, January 12, 2021, the Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) announced plans for the expansion into Phase 1B as advised by the Iowa Disease Advisory Council (IDAC) no sooner than February 1, 2021. This timeline is subject to change with upcoming federal administration changes.
COVID-19 Vaccine Update

Posted: 1/12/2021 in Public Health

COVID-19 vaccine roll-out continues in Delaware County. As required by the Iowa Department of Public Health and the Iowa Infectious Disease Advisory Council, local health officials continue to follow the phased vaccine distribution guidelines by first vaccinating healthcare personnel and long-term care residents and staff.
Delaware County Public Health: COVID-19 Weekly Active Case Count Update (as of 01/11/21)

Posted: 1/11/2021 in Public Health

As of Monday, January 11, 2021 at 8:30AM, Delaware County has 157 active positive cases of COVID-19 (a decrease of 4 active cases since last Monday). The positivity rate for Delaware County is currently at 13.6 percent (an increase of 3% since last Monday).
Starmont Volleyball Supports Local Hospital & Local Women

Posted: 1/8/2021 in Radiology

Regional Medical Center and the Radiology Department would like to express their utmost gratitude and sincere thanks to the entire Starmont Volleyball team and community for their continued support and generosity
Delaware County Public Health: COVID-19 Weekly Active Case Count Update (as of 01/04/21)

Posted: 1/4/2021 in Public Health

As of Monday, January 4, 2021 at 8:30AM, Delaware County has 161 active positive cases of COVID-19 (a decrease of 8 active cases since last Monday). The positivity rate for Delaware County is currently at 10.6 percent (an increase of 2.7% since last Monday).
First Baby Born at RMC in 2021 Arrives

Posted: 1/4/2021 in OB

The first day of the new year, Regional Medical Center (RMC) welcomed their first baby of 2021.
Delaware County Public Health Provides COVID-19 Vaccine Update

Posted: 1/4/2021 in Public Health

A common question today is when and how the public will learn when the COVID-19 vaccine will be available for everyone. The short answer, as of right now, is there is not additional information to provide on the exact availability timeline.