CELINA-(5-20-21) Today, the Ohio Department of Health is reporting 46 new cases per 100,000 residents over the past two weeks in Mercer County. Mercer County was also downgraded to a Level 1 on the Public Health Advisory System today.
Starting next week, the MCHD will only be releasing COVID-19 Situation updates on Wednesdays.
The MCHD will be offering COVID-19 vaccine clinics at the MCHD office. To accommodate those who are 12 years and older and wish to be vaccinated, the MCHD will begin offering the Pfizer Vaccine on Friday, May 28. The list below provides the clinic dates and the type of vaccine that will be administered. Please call 419-586-3251 extension 1462 to schedule an appointment.
MCHD COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics
|Friday, May 21, 2021||Moderna|
|Tuesday, May 25||J&J|
|Friday, May 28, 2021||Moderna or Pfizer|
|Tuesday, June 1, 2021||Pfizer|
|Friday, June 4, 2021||Pfizer|
As of May 20, 2021, the Mercer County Health District (MCHD) reports 4,090 confirmed cases, 766 probable cases, 3,946 recovered cases, 2 hospitalizations, 86 COVID-19 deaths, and 19 probable deaths of COVID-19. There have been 41 confirmed cases that have passed away due to causes other than COVID-19. Today, there are 17 known active cases of COVID-19 in Mercer County.
|Month||Number of Confirmed Cases|
|March (First case on 3/24)||5 cases|
|January 2021||386 cases|
|February 2021||120 cases|
|March 2021||52 Cases|
|April 2021||113 Cases|
|May – Present||36 Cases|