1 new COVID-19 associated deaths, 32 new circumstances in Wichita County


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WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — The Wichita Falls-Wichita County Public Well being District reported Wednesday yet another dying associated to COVID-19.

The Well being District additionally reported 32 new COVID-19 circumstances, 29 hospitalizations and 63 new recoveries in Wichita County.

The well being district can be altering its isolation and quarantine guidelines.

Folks with gentle to reasonable circumstances of COVID-19 and/or aren’t severely immunocompromised

  • Should stay in isolation 10 days from symptom onset (if case has signs)
  • Should stay in isolation 10 days from constructive take a look at (if case is asymptomatic)

Folks with extreme circumstances of COVID-19 and/or are severely immunocompromised

  • Should stay in isolation 20 days from symptom onset (if case has signs)
  • Should stay in isolation 20 days from constructive take a look at (if case is asymptomatic)

Family contact circumstances

  • Should stay in quarantine for a interval of 10 days from enchancment in signs within the case
  • Not required to quarantine if beforehand recognized with COVID-19 within the final 90 days and is symptom-free
  • Not required to quarantine if totally vaccinated
  • If signs develop, take a look at instantly

Contact case

  • Should stay in quarantine for a interval of 10 days from date of publicity to case
  • Not required to quarantine if beforehand recognized with COVID-19 within the final 90 days and is symptom-free
  • Not required to quarantine if totally vaccinated

An individual with COVID-19 however is asymptomatic should stay in isolation for 10 days from the date of the constructive take a look at.

Folks with extreme circumstances of COVID-19 and/or are immunocompromised should stay in isolation 20 days from symptom onset.

This brings the entire variety of COVID-19 associated deaths in Wichita County for the reason that pandemic started in March to 316.

No additional data shall be launched out of respect for the households.

For extra data on COVID-19 associated deaths and the way they’re reported, click on right here.

Please discover the age breakdown of COVID-19 associated deaths in Wichita County so far under:

0-5 6-10 11-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70-79 80+
0 0 0 1 2 5 11 72 91 134

New Instances in Wichita County

The Public Well being District additionally confirmed Wednesday 32 new coronavirus circumstances within the county, bringing the present complete case quantity to 14,541.

Communication and Advertising Director Lindsay Barker additionally reported Wednesday 63 new recoveries from COVID-19 for a complete of 13,834 recovered circumstances within the county so far.

The Well being District additionally reported 345 lively circumstances within the county with 316 recovering from house.

Hospitalizations in Wichita County

29 COVID-19 sufferers have been listed as hospitalized in Wednesday’s COVID-19 report for Wichita County with 7 sufferers reported to be in important situation.

Please discover the hospitalization report under:

0-5 6-10 11-19 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70-79 80+ TOTAL
Secure 0 0 0 0 3 2 2 8 4 3 22
Crucial 0 0 0 0 1 3 1 2 0 0 7

Vaccines in Wichita County

Please discover the variety of individuals in Wichita County who’ve obtained the COVID-19 vaccine in Wichita County under:

First Dose — 17,498

Second Dose — 10,043

Wichita County is presently in Part 1A and Part 1B of COVID-19 vaccine distribution in accordance with the Texas Division of State Well being Companies tips.


In partnership with the Wichita Falls – Wichita County Public Well being District, GoGetTested shall be offering quick, simple and accessible COVID-19 testing for all.

GoGetTested has opened it’s COVID Response Working System and cellular testing websites in Wichita Falls on the MPEC, positioned at 1000 fifth Avenue in Wichita Falls.

All assessments are freed from cost, no matter whether or not or not the person being examined is insured.

Hours of operation for the location are 9:00 a.m. till 7:00 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10:00 a.m. till 2:00 p.m. on Saturday. You’ll be able to schedule an appointment on-line, though an appointment just isn’t required so as to be examined.

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Hotline hours are Eight a.m.–5 p.m. Monday to Friday, and midday–2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

The Well being District wish to remind everybody that coronavirus is now in our neighborhood and that the choices we make now concerning social distancing and following the rules set the CDC will immediately affect how shortly our neighborhood recovers from this virus.

If anybody has questions and considerations concerning COVID-19 in Wichita County, click on under to submit them to the well being division through e-mail.



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