Comal County Adds 303 New COVID-19 Cases Friday, Pushing Total Cases to 25,206

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Comal County's COVID-19 dashboard for Friday, Jan. 21.
Comal County's COVID-19 dashboard for Friday, Jan. 21.

Comal County reported 303 new COVID-19 cases, pushing the county’s total number of cases reported since March 2020 to 25,206.

The total number of deceased remains 490.

On Friday, Comal County hospitals reported caring for 63 COVID-19 patients. Of those, 12 are in intensive care and five are on ventilators. Approximately 73% of these patients are unvaccinated.

Not all COVID-positive patients hospitalized in Comal County are necessarily county residents.

The percentage of fully vaccinated (two shots) residents in Comal County is 62.50%.

The Public Health Department refers residents seeking COVID testing to the Texas Division of Emergency Management website, meds.tdem.texas.gov, for more information.

The department is administering Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for those 18 and older and Pfizer vaccines for anyone five years and up. Booster vaccines are available.

To schedule an appointment call 830-221-1150. Call volume is high.

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