The status update for April 12th provides updated COVID-19 data for Marin, a reminder for Monday's virtual town hall meeting, and a thank you to those who are continuing to abide by the stay at home order.
COVID-19 activity in Marin:
|Marin Confirmed Cases:||164|
|Marin Persons Tested:||2,081|
|California Confirmed Cases:||22,583|
Our epidemiology and communicable disease teams have been working diligently to collect and provide additional information about confirmed COVID-19 cases in Marin.
Visit our Surveillance webpage to view interactive graphs for confirmed COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations and deaths. Data analysis is available by age range, gender and geographic region. In addition, you can track the total number of local hospital visits due to respiratory illness -like activity, which provides situational awareness and could be an early indicator of potential hospital surge in Marin.
Online Community Conversation about Potential Hospital Surge
Join us for a virtual town hall meeting with some of Marin’s top experts in public health and emergency planning. This community conversation event will review what hospital surge means and how COVID-19 is currently affecting our hospitals. In addition, the panel of experts will answer questions about how the County’s medical network is prepared for a rapid increase in future coronavirus cases.
WHEN: Monday, April 13, 2020 at 6:30 PM
- Supervisor Katie Rice, President, Marin County Board of Supervisors
- Lisa Santora, M.D., Deputy Public Health Officer, County of Marin
- Dustin Ballard, M.D., Kaiser Permanente
- Mark Brown, Deputy Fire Chief, Marin County Fire
Watch live online at marincounty.org/townhall or on Comcast Ch. 27 (Ch. 30 in Novato).
We thank everyone for abiding by the shelter-in-place order and staying home as much as possible. Your diligence is helping to safe lives. Let’s keep up the good work of being physically distant, while continuing to practice kindness and social engagement.
The Public Health team was unable to record a new COVID-19 video update today, but wanted to pass along this fun, uplifting video of Marin residents, staff and healthcare workers at work and home. The County of Marin created this video to foster community connection. Stay safe and well!
Where to get the latest information:
- Coronavirus in Marin website (MarinHHS.org/coronavirus)
- Surveillance & Data
- Donation Options
- Subscribe for future status updates
- Archive of past status updates
Have questions? Individuals can contact Marin Health and Human Services with non-medical questions about the coronavirus by calling (415) 473-7191 (Monday – Friday, 9:30am to 12-noon and 1pm to 5pm).