The City of Dubuque is hosting a daily update on the COVID-19 pandemic.

Please do your part to limit the spread of COVID-19:

  • Continue to social distance when you are around people who are not part of your household.
  • When you cannot social distance, please wear a mask.
  • Remember to wash your hands frequently and cover your coughs and sneezes.

November 23, 2020

Dubuque County: 57 New Cases and 35 Recoveries. 3,411 Active Cases.

Iowa: 1,678 New Cases, 501 Recoveries, and 13 Deaths


Free COVID-19 Testing Schedule

Testing hours will change at most free Dubuque County testing locations this week due to the Thanksgiving holiday.  Please check each location for details.

Test Iowa Sites 
https://www.testiowa.com/en

Epic Health & Wellness
Monday: 6 am-2 pm
Tuesday: 6 am-2 pm
Wednesday: 6 am-noon
Thursday: CLOSED
Friday: 6 am-noon

Grand River Medical
Monday: Noon-7 pm
Tuesday: Noon-7 pm
Wednesday: Noon-4 pm
Thursday: CLOSED
Friday: Noon-5 pm

Hartig Drug Testing Sites
https://www.doineedacovid19test.com/

Hartig Drug Co 3 – 2255 JFK Rd.
Regular hours

Hartig Drug Co 4 – 2225 Central Ave.
Regular hours

Hartig Drug Co 8 – 1600 University Ave.
Regular hours

Hy-Vee Testing Sites
https://www.doineedacovid19test.com/
Hy-Vee Pharmacy #3 – 400 S. Locust
Regular hours, CLOSED on Thursday

Hy-Vee Pharmacy – 3500 Dodge St.
Regular hours, CLOSED on Thursday

Hy-Vee Pharmacy – 2395 NW Arterial
Regular hours, CLOSED on Thursday


24-HOUR CHANGES & NEW TOTALS  

(11 a.m. yesterday to 11 a.m. today):

POSITIVE CASES 

  • Dubuque County: 57 new cases. Total confirmed cases to date = 8,678
  • Iowa: 1,678 new cases. Total confirmed cases to date = 211,740

Graph of Dubuque County COVID-19 Cases to Date as Percent of Zip Code Population

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Graph of Total Cases to Date by Dubuque County Zip Code

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ACTIVE CASES

  • Dubuque County: 3,411 active cases (22 more than yesterday)
Graph of Active COVID-19 Cases in Dubuque County

DEATHS

  • Dubuque County: No additional deaths. Total deaths to date = 90
  • Iowa: 13 additional deaths. Total deaths to date = 2,205

HOSPITALIZATIONS

  • Dubuque County Residents Hospitalized =  58 as of Nov. 21. (1 less than Nov. 20.)
  • Iowans Currently hospitalized = 1,333 (7 less than yesterday.)

RECOVERIES

  • Dubuque County: New recoveries = 35. Total number of recoveries = 5,177
  • Iowa: New recoveries = 501. Total number of recoveries = 116,808

LONG-TERM CARE FACILITY OUTBREAKS

Dubuque County:  4 long-term care facility outbreaks (same as yesterday) with 179 positive cases (same as yesterday), 12 new positive cases in the last 14 days, and 92 recoveries (4 more than yesterday):

  • Dubuque Specialty Care, Dubuque (70 positive cases, 7 in the last 14 days, and 41 recoveries)
  • Luther Manor Communities, Dubuque (82 positive cases, 0 new positive cases in the last 14 days, and 42 recoveries)
  • ManorCare Health Services, Dubuque (14 positive cases, 1 new positive cases in the last 14 days, and 5 recoveries)
  • Shady Rest Care Center, Cascade (13 positive cases, 4 new positive cases in the last 14 days, and 4 recoveries)

Iowa: 120 outbreaks (1 less than yesterday) with 4,413 positive cases, 1,887 recoveries, and 1,004 deaths to date.

TESTING & POSITIVITY RATE (Calculated by IDPH)

Dubuque County:

  • 138 more individuals tested. Total residents tested to date = 42,788
  • Test Positivity Rate: 14-day average = 20.2%, average to date = 20.3%.

Iowa:

  • 5,052 more individuals tested. Total Iowa residents tested to date = 1,167,556
  • Test Positivity Rate: 14-day average = 20.7%, average to date = 18.1%

For the most current information on COVID-19, visit https://coronavirus.iowa.gov.

For COVID-19 information specific to Dubuque County, visit  www.dubuquecounty.org/COVID19

Graphic for Dubuque Countywide Response to Coronavirus