State sends letters to vaccine providers and school superintendents, school leaders, and licensed child care providers
CDPHE confirms additional variants; updates data dashboard separating variants of concern from variants under investigation
Remote, February 1, 2021: Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) officials are closely monitoring visitation guidelines for residential care facilities as the number B 1.1.7 variant cases have remained a small percentage of overall COVID-19 instances in the state. Current case totals can be viewed in the case summary snapshot on the COVID-19 data dashboard.
DENVER (Jan. 26, 2021): Over the next several days, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) will be adding 3,020 past-dated cases to the COVID-19 data dashboard. This new data comes from provider files submitted to CDPHE via email or fax that have to be transferred into the electronic laboratory reporting (ELR) system. The majority of the cases were from last year, including approximately 2,300 from November and December.
Latest models indicate SARS-CoV-2 infections are decreasing, but estimates still say 1 in 115 Coloradans are currently infectious
Public health protocols and vaccinations will be critical, especially with the new B.1.1.7 variant
REMOTE, (Jan 26, 2021): The Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) and the Colorado School of Public Health(ColoradoSPH) are releasing an updated COVID-19 Regional Models report.