As of Friday May 22nd 2020
There have been 284 deaths linked to Covid-19 in Riverside County as of Friday May 22nd 2020. 14 new deaths over the past 24 hours
51 of those deaths are in the Coachella Valley.
Riverside County has 6,343 positive cases of Covid-19, as of Friday morning May 22nd 2020, an increase of 159 cases in the past 24 hours.
1,276 cases are in the Coachella Valley.
1,104 of those are in cities, an increase of 29 new cases in the past 24 hours.
172 cases are in unincorporated areas of the desert (Bermuda Dunes, Thousand Palms, Sky Valley, Mecca, Thermal, Oasis, Vista Santa Rosa), an increase of 6 new cases the past 24 hours.
123 cases in Palm Springs, 9 dead
33 cases in Rancho Mirage, 3 dead
130 cases in Cathedral City, 1 dead
153 cases in Palm Desert, 18 dead
248 cases in Indio, 5 dead
104 cases in La Quinta 9 dead
67 cases in Desert Hot Springs, no deaths
233 cases in Coachella, 3 dead
13 in Indian Wells, no deaths
172 cases in unincorporated areas in the desert; 3 deaths in Mecca
5 cases in Idyllwild/Pine Cove
3 cases in Cabazon, 1 dead
1,145 cases in Riverside, 86 dead
694 cases in Moreno Valley, 21 dead
239 cases in Hemet, 19 dead. 110 cases in San Jacinto, 4 dead
191 cases in Beaumont, 11 dead
4,016 people have recovered from the Covid-19 virus.
183 are hospitalized.
1,860 are quarantined at home in various stages of recovery.
93,101 people have been tested so far.
All testing is free to the patient being tested.
Drive-thru testing is available by appointment only at the Riverside County Fairgrounds in Indio from 9 a-m to 3 p-m Tuesday through Saturday, by appt only. You can also get tested at the Cathedral City Library on Date Palm Drive. Call 800-945-6171 to make an appointment, and you no longer need to have symptoms to schedule a test.
Or call 888-634-1123 to make an appointment to get tested at the Boys and Girls Club in Mecca, or the Lozano Community Center in Desert Hot Springs.
Or call 760-992-0407 to get tested at the Desert Aids Project in Palm Springs.
Borrego Health, Riverside County, City of Coachella, and Spotlight 29 Casino are doing testing adjacent to the casino on Dillon Road. Call 833-624-1097 to make an appointment
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