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June 1, 2021

No new COVID-19 cases reported in Fauquier

In Fauquier, 51.6 percent of all residents have received at least one dose of COVID-19 vaccine by Tuesday morning.
Getting The Vaccine
Everyone 12 and older qualifies for vaccination.

Visit the Virginia Department of Health website

On the website, complete the appropriate survey to sign up for the vaccine.

The health department also has a hotline: 877-829-4682.

Fauquier County has a call center to help at 540-422-0111.

The number of people who want the vaccine far outnumbers the supply. It will require patience.

Fauquier Health vaccination information.
For the second consecutive day, health officials have reported no new coronavirus cases in Fauquier County.

Tuesday morning COVID-19 update from the Virginia Department of Health:

• 8,205,846 doses of vaccine administered statewide, including 64,978 to Fauquier residents.

The state has averaged 35,548 doses administered per day over the last week. So far, 54.9 percent of Virginians — and 51.6 percent of Fauquier residents — have received at least one dose.

• 3,793,971 Virginians fully vaccinated, including 30,558 in Fauquier.

So far, 42.9 percent of Fauquier residents have completed their vaccinations, compared with 44.4 percent statewide.

4,746 total cases in Fauquier since the pandemic began — unchanged from Monday morning’s report.

Fauquier public schools have 1 active case among students and none among staff members as Tuesday morning. The school system had 19 students and no staff members in quarantine as of Thursday, May 27.

675,597 Virginia cases — up 59 since Monday.

The total includes 525,727 confirmed and 149,870 “probable” infections.

11,194 deaths statewide — up 8 from Monday.

Of the total fatalities, the health department classifies COVID-19 as the confirmed cause in 9,449 and “probable” in 1,745.

7,434,632 PCR diagnostic tests statewide — up 5,278 from Monday. Over the past seven days, 2.7 percent of those tests were positive.

Statewide hospitalizations for COVID-19 over the course of the pandemic totaled 29,775 as of Tuesday, up 18 since Monday.

But, the health department notes that its hospitalization figure — based on status at the time each case gets investigated — “underrepresents” the actual total.

Since the pandemic began, 56,471 “confirmed COVID-19 patients have been hospitalized and discharged,” according to the Virginia Hospital and Healthcare Association.

State hospitals housed 446 infected patients Tuesday — down 35 from Monday.

That puts total Virginia hospitalizations during the pandemic at 56,917.

Hospitalizations peaked at 3,549 patients Wednesday, Jan. 13, according to the association.

Healthcare providers and laboratories report statistics to the state as of 5 p.m. each day. The health department updates its report the following morning.

Two hundred infected Fauquier patients have been hospitalized and 70 have died since the pandemic started.

In the Rappahannock-Rapidan Health District, which includes Fauquier:

• 4,685 cases (down 1), 194 hospitalizations and 65 deaths (up 1) in Culpeper.

• 2,227 infections (up 1), 88 hospitalizations and 39 deaths (up 1) in Orange.

• 595 infections (unchanged), 20 hospitalizations and 16 deaths in Madison.

• 343 cases (unchanged), 16 hospitalizations and 2 deaths in Rappahannock.

The district has 192 COVID-19 deaths, and 518 infected patients have been hospitalized during the pandemic.

The health department reported 123,558 PCR tests in the district so far — up 112 since Monday morning’s report. Over the last seven days, 3 percent of tests conducted in the five-county district were positive, up slightly.

Cases elsewhere in Virginia:

• 77,00 in Fairfax County — up 2 since Monday.

Prince William County, 45,422 — up 2.

Virginia Beach, 36,190 — up 9.

Chesterfield County, 28,087 — up 5.

Loudoun County, 27,923 — up 1.

Henrico County, 25,535 — up down 4.

City of Chesapeake, 21,102 — up 5.

City of Norfolk, 17,893 — up 6.

City of Richmond, 17,088 — up 2.

Arlington County, 15,292 — up 1.

City of Newport News, 14,220 — up 1.

City of Alexandria, 11,838 — unchanged.

Stafford County, 11,417 — up 3. .

City of Hampton, 10,644 — up 7.

Spotsylvania County, 10,137 — up 7.

City of Portsmouth, 9,131 — up 2.

City of Roanoke, 8,508 — up 3.

Nationwide as of Tuesday:

33,264,650 cases — up 5,986 from Monday morning.

• 594,568 deaths ¬— up 138.
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