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Covid-19 Testing Still Available As Cases, Deaths Slow

Coronaviruses research, conceptual illustration. Vials of blood in a centrifuge being tested for coronavirus infection.

Riverside County has 8,303  positive cases of Covid-19, as of Thursday, June 4th, 2020, an increase of 148 cases in the past 24 hours.

1,877 cases are in the Coachella Valley, an increase of 55 cases in the past 24 hours.

1,632 of those are in cities.

245 cases are in unincorporated areas of the desert (Bermuda Dunes, Thousand Palms, Sky Valley, Mecca, Thermal, Oasis, Vista Santa Rosa)

There have been 345 deaths linked to Covid-19 in Riverside County as of Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020, an increase of 3 deaths the past 24 hours.

 

70 of those deaths are in the Coachella Valley.  66 deaths in cities, 4 deaths in unincorporated areas…3 in Mecca,  1 in Vista Santa Rosa.

151 cases in Palm Springs, 11 dead

42 cases in Rancho Mirage, 4 dead

176 cases in Cathedral City, 4 dead

198 cases in Palm Desert, 23 dead

447 cases in Indio, 8 dead

143 cases in La Quinta   9 dead

92 cases in Desert Hot Springs, 1 dead

369 cases in Coachella,  6 dead

14 in Indian Wells, no deaths

6 cases in Idyllwild/Pine Cove

5 cases in Cabazon, 1 dead

1,393 cases in Riverside,  106 dead

833 cases in Moreno Valley, 24 dead

282 cases in Hemet, 21 dead.      140 cases in San Jacinto, 6 dead

214 cases in Beaumont, 11 dead.   115 cases in Banning, 6 dead

4,897 people have recovered from the Covid-19 virus.

211 are hospitalized (including new patients from Imperial County).

2,850 are quarantined at home in various stages of recovery.

125,268  people have been tested so far.  The County tested just 2,246 people on Wednesday, June 3rd, 2020, well short of the more than 4-thousand people the county is equipped to test.

All testing is free to the patient being tested.

Drive-thru testing is available by appointment only at the Riverside County Fairgrounds in Indio from 9 a-m to 3 p-m Tuesday through Saturday, by appt only. You can also get tested at the Cathedral City Library on Date Palm Drive. Call 800-945-6171 to make an appointment, and you no longer need to have symptoms to schedule a test.

The county is also doing testing at 790 S. State Street in San Jacinto, and 921 S Belle St in Corona, and the Mellman Library on County Centre Drive in Temecula.

Or call 888-634-1123 to make an appointment to get tested at the Boys and Girls Club in Mecca, or the Lozano Community Center in Desert Hot Springs. Or call 760-992-0407 to get tested at the Desert Aids Project in Palm Springs.

Borrego Health, Riverside County, City of Coachella, and Spotlight 29 Casino are doing testing adjacent to the casino on Dillon Road.  Call 833-624-1097 to make an appointment

 

 

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