Mar 17 Vaccine News

New Hampshire’s new COVID-19 vaccination scheduling system launches 

https://www.wmur.com/article/new-hampshire-covid-vaccine-website-launch-march-17-2021/35862130

Step-by-step video: How to use VINI, NH’s new COVID-19 vaccine scheduling website 

https://www.wmur.com/article/how-to-use-new-hampshire-covid-vaccine-appointment-scheduling-website/35854931

COVID-19 hospitalizations decline as three new deaths reported Tuesday 

https://www.wmur.com/article/covid-19-hospitalizations-decline-as-three-new-deaths-reported-tuesday/35857291

Proposal to crack down on pandemic profiteering 

https://www.unionleader.com/news/health/coronavirus/proposal-to-crack-down-on-pandemic-profiteering/article_4dff2305-1579-5a22-8448-7913036eeed3.html

State health officials investigate COVID-19 outbreak associated with wrestling tournament 

https://www.wmur.com/article/state-health-officials-investigate-covid-19-outbreak-associated-with-wrestling-tournament/35856749

Officials Launch Rental Assistance Program In NH: COVID-19 Update

Free student meal plan extended through September; 224 new positive test results including 31 children; hospitalizations drop to 68; more.

https://patch.com/new-hampshire/concord-nh/officials-launch-rental-assistance-program-nh-covid-19-update

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Mar 15 Update

New Hampshire 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Summary Report

(data updated as of March 14, 2021- 9:00 AM)

Number of Persons with COVID-19 178,615
Recovered75,226 (96%)
Deaths Attributed to COVID-191,199 (2%)
Total Current COVID-19 Cases2,190
Current Hospitalizations71
Total Persons Tested at Selected Laboratories, Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)2641,265
Total Persons Tested at Selected Laboratories, Antibody Laboratory Tests238,171
Persons with Specimens Submitted to NH PHLN/A
Persons with Test Pending at NH PHL330

1 Includes specimens positive at any laboratory and those confirmed by CDC confirmatory testing.
2 Includes specimens tested at the NH Public Health Laboratories (PHL), LabCorp, Quest, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Mako, certain hospital laboratories, the University of New Hampshire and their contracted laboratory, and those sent to CDC prior to NH PHL testing capacity.
3 Includes specimens received and awaiting testing at NH PHL. Does not include tests pending at commercial laboratories.

NH DHHS COVID-19 Update – March 14 2021

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has issued the following update on the new coronavirus, COVID-19.

On Sunday, March 14, 2021, DHHS announced 307 new positive test results for COVID-19, for a current PCR test positivity rate of 2.6%. Today’s results include 223 people who tested positive by PCR test and 84 who tested positive by antigen test. There are now 2,190 current COVID-19 cases diagnosed in New Hampshire. Of the results reported today:

3/13: 307 new cases

Several cases are still under investigation. Additional information from ongoing investigations will be incorporated into future COVID-19 updates. Of those with complete information, there are sixty-four individuals under the age of 18 and the rest are adults with 43% being female and 57% being male. The new cases reside in Rockingham (60), Merrimack (49), Hillsborough County other than Manchester and Nashua (39), Strafford (28), Cheshire (24), Grafton (24), Carroll (7), Coos (6), Belknap (3), and Sullivan (2) counties, and in the cities of Manchester (26) and Nashua (23). The county of residence is being determined for sixteen new cases.

Community-based transmission continues to occur in the State and has been identified in all counties. Of those with complete risk information, most of the cases have either had close contact with a person with a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis, are associated with an outbreak setting, or have recently traveled.

There are currently 71 individuals hospitalized with COVID-19. In New Hampshire since the start of the pandemic, there have been a total of 78,615 cases of COVID-19 diagnosed.

Current Positive Tests by County

  • Belknap 70
  • Carroll 58
  • Cheshire 146
  • Coos 59
  • Grafton 100
  • Hillsborough – Other 331
  • Hillsborough – Manchester 225
  • Hillsborough – Nashua 96
  • Merrimack 194
  • Rockingham 523
  • Strafford 224
  • Sullivan 31
  • Unknown 57

FAQ: 2nd Round Of COVID-19 Rental Assistance For Tenants & Landlords Begins March 15 

https://www.nhpr.org/post/faq-2nd-round-covid-19-rental-assistance-tenants-landlords-begins-march-15

No New COVID-19 Deaths, Hospitalizations Down Sunday 

http://indepthnh.org/2021/03/14/no-new-covid-19-deaths-hospitalizations-down-sunday/

Sununu: ‘We’re coming out of winter, we’re coming out of COVID’ 

https://www.unionleader.com/news/health/coronavirus/sununu-we-re-coming-out-of-winter-we-re-coming-out-of-covid/article_6841c05a-eb63-5ace-bf1f-b414bdcfc46c.html

https://www.vaccines.nh.gov/

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Mar 12 Update

New Hampshire 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Summary Report

(data updated as of March 11, 2021- 9:00 AM)

Number of Persons with COVID-19 177,764
Recovered74,459 (96%)
Deaths Attributed to COVID-191,191 (2%)
Total Current COVID-19 Cases2,114
Current Hospitalizations78
Total Persons Tested at Selected Laboratories, Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR)2638,433
Total Persons Tested at Selected Laboratories, Antibody Laboratory Tests238,077
Persons with Specimens Submitted to NH PHL69,226
Persons with Test Pending at NH PHL3508

1 Includes specimens positive at any laboratory and those confirmed by CDC confirmatory testing.
2 Includes specimens tested at the NH Public Health Laboratories (PHL), LabCorp, Quest, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Mako, certain hospital laboratories, the University of New Hampshire and their contracted laboratory, and those sent to CDC prior to NH PHL testing capacity.
3 Includes specimens received and awaiting testing at NH PHL. Does not include tests pending at commercial laboratories.

The Latest Active Cases Data Excel file
The Latest Active Cases Map pdf file

The Latest Cumulative Cases Data Excel file
The Latest Cumulative Cases Map pdf file

NH DHHS COVID-19 Update – March 11, 2021

Concord, NH – The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS) has issued the following update on the new coronavirus, COVID-19.

On Thursday, March 11, 2021, DHHS announced 341 new positive test results for COVID-19, for a current PCR test positivity rate of 1.8%. Today’s results include 193 people who tested positive by PCR test and 148 who tested positive by antigen test. There are now 2,114 current COVID-19 cases diagnosed in New Hampshire. Of the results reported today:
⦁ 3/10: 341 new cases

Several cases are still under investigation. Additional information from ongoing investigations will be incorporated into future COVID-19 updates. Of those with complete information, there are seventy-one individuals under the age of 18 and the rest are adults with 48% being female and 52% being male. The new cases reside in Rockingham (87), Hillsborough County other than Manchester and Nashua (55), Strafford (40), Merrimack (34), Belknap (14), Cheshire (14), Coos (14), Grafton (12), Carroll (6), and Sullivan (4) counties, and in the cities of Nashua (23) and Manchester (22). The county of residence is being determined for sixteen new cases.

Community-based transmission continues to occur in the State and has been identified in all counties. Of those with complete risk information, most of the cases have either had close contact with a person with a confirmed COVID-19 diagnosis or are associated with an outbreak setting.

DHHS has also announced four additional deaths related to COVID-19. We offer our sympathies to the family and friends.
⦁ 2 female residents of Hillsborough County, 60 years of age and older
⦁ 1 male resident of Hillsborough County, 60 years of age and older
⦁ 1 female resident of Rockingham County, 60 years of age and older

There are currently 78 individuals hospitalized with COVID-19. In New Hampshire since the start of the pandemic, there have been a total of 77,764 cases of COVID-19 diagnosed.

Sullivan County, N.H.

Sullivan County is at a high risk level for Covid-19 infections. The average number of new cases in Sullivan County fell to four yesterday, a 2 percent decrease from the day before. Since January of last year, at least 1 in 32 people who live in Sullivan County have been infected, and at least 1 in 1,961 have died.

ON MARCH 11DAILY AVG.
IN LAST 7 DAYS
PER 100,00014-DAY CHANGETOTAL REPORTED
Cases4410–13% 1,366
Deaths<10.33— 22

No COVID cases from in-person House session 

https://www.concordmonitor.com/Group-recommends-guidance-for-arts-venues-amusement-parks-39365738

Some COVID-19 restrictions eased for retail stores, salons, restaurants  

https://www.wmur.com/article/some-covid-19-restrictions-eased-for-retail-stores-salons-restaurants/35814549

New Hampshire set to launch new vaccination sign-up system 

https://www.wmur.com/article/new-hampshire-coronavirus-update-march-11-2021/35809190

NH’s mask mandate to remain in effect as more business sectors reopen, Sununu says 

https://www.wmur.com/article/new-hampshire-mask-mandate-update-march-11-2021/35813326

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