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UPDATE: Latest Garfield County COVID-19 Statistics and Risk Level


Cumulative cases: 4,814

New cases reported since Sunday: 48

Deaths since outbreak began: 36 confirmed

Current Score: Level Red-Severe Risk

Current Restrictions: Level Orange-High Risk, with county policy variances

Recent 14-day case totals: Jan. 12-25 – 312; Dec. 29-Jan. 11 – 547; Dec. 14-28 – 678

Two-week daily case average: 25

Single-day high: 101 on 12/10/20

Two-week incidence rate: 511.9 per 100,000 people (Red-Severe Risk)

Test positivity rate: 6.9% (Yellow-Concern)

Days in last 2 weeks of declining/stable hospitalizations: 10 (Yellow-Concern/closer to 14 the better)

Community spread: 43% (Orange-High Risk)

Days before seeking testing: 3.2 (Red-Severe Risk)

Test turn-around time: 2 days (Yellow-Concern)

Percent of cases interviewed within 24 hours: 65% (Red – Severe Risk)

Source: Garfield County Public Health


Valley View Hospital, 1/26/2021

Specimens collected through Valley View — 19,037 (+220 since 1/21)

Positive results — 1,595 (+18 since 1/21)

Pending results — 7

Hospitalizations since outbreak began — 214 (+6 since 1/21)

Patients discharged (incl. transfers and deceased) — 187 (4 since 1/21)

Grand River Hospital, 1/26/2021

Specimens collected through Grand River Health — 6,334 (+44 since 1/21)

Positive results — 1,065 (+28 since 1/21)

Pending results — 29

Hospitalizations since outbreak began — 41 (1 new since 1/21)

Patients discharged — 28 (1 since 1/21)

Patients transferred — 12

Source: Hospital statistics released twice weekly on Tuesday and Thursday


Rifle State Correctional Center: Date determined, 12/31 (updated 1/20); 3 residents and 2 staff positive, one staff probable.

Mesa Vista Assisted Living, Battlement Mesa: Date determined, 12/21 (updated 1/20); 3 residents and 8 staff positive cases.

Colorado State Veterans Nursing Home, Rifle: Date determined, 11/3 (updated 1/20); 15 confirmed resident deaths, 41 confirmed resident cases and 1 probable; 49 confirmed staff cases and 3 probable.

Grace Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Glenwood Springs: Date determined, 1/16 (updated 1/20); 2 residents positive and 1 probable.

Renew Roaring Fork, Glenwood Springs: Date determined, 11/25 (updated 1/20); 2 residents and 2 staff confirmed positive.

Mountain Valley Developmental Services, Pitkin House, Glenwood Springs: Date determined, 11/30 (updated 1/20); 2 residents confirmed positive and 1 probable among staff.

New Castle City Market: Date determined, 11/22 (updated 1/20); 5 confirmed and 7 probable staff positive.

Recently resolved/closed cases: E. Dene Moore Care Center, Rifle; New Creation Preschool, New Castle; Heritage Park Care Center, Carbondale; Carbondale City Market; Garfield County Community Corrections

Source: Colorado Department of Public Health & Environment Covid-19 outbreak data page


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