October 18, 2021—Four Corners Health Department COVID-19 Update

October 18, 2021—Four Corners Health Department COVID-19 Update

As of October 18, the total cumulative number of COVID-19 cases in the Four Corners District is 6,735. There were 178 new cases in the previous 14 days, with 96 of those cases recorded in the past 7 days.

Over the prior 7 days (October 12-18), the weekly case total for each county are as follows:

  • Butler County—18  (7 day case rate/100,000 population = 223)
  • Polk County—14   (7 day case rate/100,000 population = 265)
  • Seward County—28   (7 day case rate/100,000 population = 162)
  • York County—36   (7 day case rate/100,000 population = 261)

For cases occurring October 12-18, the age breakdown was:

AGE                 #Cases              %
0-12                     6                     6
Teens                   4                     4
20s                       8                     8
30s                     22                   23
40s                     19                   20
50s                     13                   14
60s                       6                     6
70s                       8                     8
80s                       7                     7
90s                       3                     3
TOTAL                 96                 100

Pfizer COVID-19 Booster Vaccines are now being offered at Four Corners vaccine clinics for those who were originally vaccinated with Pfizer vaccines, and:

  • Are at least 65 years of age, or
  • Have an underlying health condition that puts them at risk for serious illness.

You are eligible to receive a Pfizer booster vaccine if it has been at least 6 months since your last Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.  If you have any questions about if or when you could receive a booster, please call the health department at 402-362-2621.

Four Corners Health Department holds walk-in clinics every week.  Walk-in clinics offering Pfizer (ages 12+) and Johnson & Johnson (18+) vaccines are held every Tuesday, and on Thursdays, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson vaccines (for ages 18+) are offered. COVID-19 vaccine clinics are held at:

  • The Four Corners Health Department at 2101 N. Lincoln Ave in York
  • From 12-4PM
  • There is NO CHARGE for the vaccine.

For the District, clinic times and locations, and how to get a vaccine, are listed at https://fourcorners.ne.gov/programs-services-2/coronavirus-covid-19-information/covid-19-vaccine-information/.

For any questions, please contact Four Corners at 402-362-2621 or visit the website at www.fourcorners.ne.gov.