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).

Please continue to be a part of the solution to slowing the spread of COVID-19. Remain vigilant and follow the mitigation measures to slow the spread.

  • Avoid large gatherings
  • Keep 6 feet of distance from others
  • Wear a face mask when in public
  • Stay home when able
  • Wash your hands frequently
  • Stay home when you are ill (even mildly sick)
  • Get your flu shot

Delaware County Public Health will push out a weekly update on Mondays showing the current active positive cases for the county. Active positive cases will include those recovering at home and any hospitalizations. Any additional information can be found at the state site at coronavirus.iowa.gov. You can find additional links/resources on our COVID-19 page at regmedctr.org/covid-19.