Missoula County COVID-19 update: 53 new, 203 active cases

Missoula City County Health Department
Posted at 10:49 AM, May 17, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-17 17:04:28-04

MISSOULA - Data from the Missoula City-County Health Department (MCCHD) shows 53 new and 203 active COVID-19 cases are being reported Tuesday.

There were six new and 192 active COVID-19 cases reported on Monday.

A total of 27,867 coronavirus cases have been confirmed in Missoula County including 27,456 recoveries and 208 deaths.

The number of COVID-19-related hospitalizations remains at seven — all of whom are county residents.

Missoula County's COVID-19 test positivity rate remains at 9.11%. The seven-day case average per 100,000 stands at 15.5.

The Montana COVID-19 state tracking map shows 77,165 Missoula County residents are fully vaccinated against COVID-19 representing 67% of the eligible population.

MCCHD has announced it will be ending its COVID-19 testing services this week. COVID-19 testing at the West Broadway Clinic will be open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. COVID-19 testing operations at the West Broadway Clinic will cease operations after Thursday, May 19.

The latest Missoula County COVID-19 vaccine information can be found online or by calling 406-258-4636.