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Orange County reports nearly 30,000 positive tests for the coronavirus as of July 20 – Orange County Register

The Orange County Health Care Agency  reported another 560 new cases of the coronavirus as of Monday, July 20. The cumulative total number of positive cases for Orange County has reached 29,986 since local testing began in March. It appears Orange County has nudged past Riverside County for having the second most total number of […]

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1,028 new positive cases reported in Orange County as of July 6 – Orange County Register

The Orange County Health Care Agency  reported there were 1,028 new cases of the coronavirus confirmed as of Monday, July 6. The cumulative case total reached 17,882 since testing began in March. (You can see the increase in case totals by city since June 6 in the map below.) There were no new deaths recorded […]

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Orange County reports 146 new cases and 3 new deaths as of June 28 – Orange County Register

The Orange County Health Care Agency reported on Sunday, June 28 another 146 confirmed cases of coronavirus, bringing the case total in Orange County to 12,608. There were three new deaths in Sunday’s report, with the total at 326. Of those deaths, 170 were listed as people in skilled nursing facilities, and three were listed […]

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Here’s why the test totals fell in Orange County as of June 27 – Orange County Register

Update: The county explained why the testing totals on its new dashboard were lower on Friday than in Thursdays report. The new dashboard is only reporting the total number of polymerase chain reaction (PCR) tests (diagnostic tests) that have been conducted to date. Prior to Friday, cumulative tests included serology (antibody) tests performed.  To be […]

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California passes 5,500 deaths as of June 21 – Orange County Register

California has 177,236 confirmed cases of the coronavirus as of June 21, according to totals reported by county public health department websites. Los Angeles County accounts for nearly half the states cases (83,397) and more than half the deaths (3,120). Five other states have more than 100,000 cases: Illinois (136,104), Massachusetts (106,936) New Jersey (168,834), […]

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Orange County reports a record high of 304 new cases and 4 new deaths as of June 14 – Orange County Register

The Orange County Health Care Agency reported another 304 cases attributed to the coronavirus as of Sunday, June 14, bringing the total number of cases to 8,573. Four new deaths also were reported. Of the 221 reported deaths since the start of tracking the virus in the county, 102 have been among skilled nursing facility […]

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2 more deaths, more than 154,000 tested in Orange County as of June 6 – Orange County Register

The Orange County Health Care Agency reported another two deaths attributed to the coronavirus as of Saturday, June 6. The county has had 56 deaths in the past 14 days, according to a state health department database. Of the 176 reported deaths since the start of tracking the virus in the county, 85 were among […]

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6,100 cases in Orange County and more than 120,000 tested as of May 30 – Orange County Register

The Orange County Health Care Agency reported another 181 people have tested positive for the virus as of Saturday, May 30. The total cases reported in the county since the start of testing in March is 6,100. The average number of new cases for the past seven days is 142. Of the 6,100 confirmed cases, […]

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Orange County releases coronavirus recovery numbers; estimates show thousands have pulled through – Orange County Register

Orange County’s Health Care Agency this week started releasing estimates of how many people have recovered from COVID-19 and, because they’ve been tracking deaths caused by the disease, the statistical flip side was unsurprising. By Friday, May 29, the agency estimated that 2,358 people have recovered from COVID-19 out of more than 5,900 cumulative cases traced […]

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Coronavirus recovery stats split Southern California health departments – Orange County Register

Under pressure from the Board of Supervisors, Orange County’s Health Care Agency will begin posting estimates of how many county residents have recovered from the coronavirus on Tuesday, May 26. County health officials will join their counterparts in Riverside County, Ventura County and the city of Long Beach in reporting that number daily. Los Angeles […]

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