Palm Beach TV: February 25, 2021

Our Town  |  February 25, 2021

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Information provided by:
Town of Palm Beach Weekly COVID Update

Florida’s COVID-19 Data and Surveillance Dashboard

COVID-19 Dashboard by the Center for Systems Science and Engineering (CSSE) at Johns Hopkins University (JHU)

COVID-19 VACCINATION PROGRAM WAITING LIST

State of Florida COVID-19 Response, Pre-Register for Vaccine –  floridahealthcovid19.gov
Palm Beach County Healthcare District – hcdpbc.org
Baptist Health – baptisthealth.net/coronavirus/vaccine
Tenet – palmbeachhealthnetwork.com
HCA hcaeastflorida.com/covid-19/covid-19-vaccine-information/
VA Medical Center
561-422-6838 – veterans only
Publix Pharmacies – publix.com/covid-vaccine/florida
Walmart – walmart.com/cp/1228302
Sam’s Club – samsclub.com/pharmacy/immunization?imzType=covid
Winn Dixie – winndixie.com/pharmacy/covid-vaccine

COVID-19 STATISTICS

  • 516 confirmed cases in the Town of Palm Beach: 12 deaths.
  • 132,765 confirmed cases in Palm Beach County: 2,473 deaths.
  • 2,067,159 confirmed cases in the State of Florida: 30,878 deaths.
  • 28,348,259 confirmed cases in the US: 506,500 deaths.
  • 112,737,085 confirmed cases worldwide: 2,501,626 deaths.

    As of 5:00 PM Monday, Feb 22 the following cumulative vaccination information was provided by the FDOH.

    o Palm Beach County: 249,314 total (119,221 – one dose; 130,093 – two doses)
    o State of Florida: 2,698,591 total (1,300,197 – one dose; 1,398,394 – two doses)

HELP US SLOW THE SPREAD

  • While waiting for the vaccines to reach everyone, the CDC continues to remind us that the three most important ways to slow the spread and buy us a little more time include: (1) wearing a mask to protect yourself and others, (2) staying at least 6 feet away from others who don’t live with you, and avoid crowds, and (3) washing your hands often with soap and water for 20 seconds or use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.
  • It is also extremely important to STAY HOME and isolate yourself from others if you are not feeling well. Do not socialize, go out for meals, go to work, or participate in recreational activities if you are feeling sick. Be smart. Be safe. And protect your loved ones and neighbors.

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

  • A Town-wide Curfew remains in effect from 1:00 AM until 5:00 AM daily. This curfew applies to all persons within the Town of Palm Beach, with the exception of law enforcement and public safety personnel, medical, work, or school personnel, travel for religious services, or other travel authorized by law enforcement personnel.
  • A county-wide mask mandate remains in effect, requiring face coverings by all persons visiting or working in any businesses, establishment, or residential buildings. Face coverings MUST also be worn by all persons in outdoor public places where social distancing of 6 feet or more is not possible.
  • While waiting for the vaccines to reach everyone, the CDC continues to remind us that the three most important ways to slow the spread and buy us a little more time include: (1) wearing a mask to protect yourself and others, (2) staying at least 6 feet away from others who don’t live with you, and avoid crowds, and (3) washing your hands often with soap and water for 20 seconds or use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol.

Visit the Town’s COVID-19 Webpage

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