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RGV COVID-19 LIVE BLOG: 61% Of Infected This Weekend Are 19 And Younger In Hidalgo

COVID-19 Hospitalizations In Hidalgo County, Updated on September 20, 2021
COVID-19 Hospitalizations In Hidalgo County, Updated on September 20, 2021

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Hospitalizations In Hidalgo County

On Monday, Hidalgo county reported 262 people currently hospitalized with COVID-19. This represents a 43% decrease over the last 30 days and a 11% decrease over the past week.

Deaths Reported In Hidalgo County, Updated September 20, 2021
Deaths Reported In Hidalgo County, Updated September 20, 2021

Deaths In Hidalgo County

On Monday Hidalgo county reported 9 covid-related deaths. These numbers reflect an increase of 50% over the past 30 days, and a decrease of 31% over the past week.

 Latest Covid-19 Infection Data For Hidalgo County, Updated September 20, 2021
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Latest Covid-19 Infection Data For Hidalgo County, Updated September 20, 2021

COVID-19 Infections In Hidalgo County

On Monday, Hidalgo County reported 367 new cases of Covid, bringing the total number of active infections to 2,414.

 Latest Covid-19 Infection Data For Cameron County, Updated September 17, 2021
Latest Covid-19 Infection Data For Cameron County, September 15, 2021

Latest COVID-19 Data For Cameron County

On Friday, Cameron County reported 92 new cases of Covid, bringing the total number of active cases to 4,260. The county also reported 11 covid-related deaths.

COVID-19 Immunizations For The Rio Grande Valley, Updated September 20, 2021
COVID-19 Immunizations For The Rio Grande Valley, Updated September 17, 2021

Latest Immunization Data Valley-Wide

Texas DSHS reported that 848,683 Rio Grande Valley residents have been fully vaccinated as of Monday. This represents 61.6% of the population of the region.


Covid-19 Resources In The Rio Grande Valley

There are currently two monoclonal antibody therapy Regional Infusion Centers in the Rio Grande Valley. Treatment is free for infected patients who do not need hospitalization and can use the therapy to prevent a worsening of their condition.

Edinburg Monoclonal Antibody Therapy Regional Infusion Center
DHR Campus | Open 7 days a week 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
5521 Doctor's Drive
Edinburg, Texas

Harlingen Monoclonal Antibody Therapy Regional Infusion Center
Ronald McDonald House Charities | Open 7 days a week 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
1720 Treasure Hills Blvd
Harlingen, Texas

Booster Vaccine Clinics

Eight CVOID-19 booster vaccine clinics are now open in the Rio Grande Valley. The clinics are currently providing vaccines for severely immuno-compromised individuals.

Edinburg clinic- 3105 E. Richardson Rd.
Elsa clinic- 708 E. Edinburg Ave.
Hidalgo Clinic- 702 Ramon Ayala Dr.
Pharr clinic- 300 W Hall Acres Rd.
Weslaco clinic- 1901 N. Bridge Ave.
McAllen clinic- 300 E. Hackberry Ave
Mission clinic- 211 S. Scheurbach Rd.
Pulmonary clinic- 1304 S. 25th Avenue

For more information, call 956-292-7765.


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