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9 more people test positive for COVID-19 in Santa Barbara County; total of 394 cases and four deaths

Posted at 4:17 PM, Apr 19, 2020

Nine more people tested positive for COVID-19 in Santa Barbara County Sunday bringing the total number of cases to 394, according to public health officials.

Of the new cases, six are in Santa Maria, one is in the City of Lompoc and the communities of Mission Hills and Vandenberg Village, one is at the Federal Prison in Lompoc and one is still pending.

Of the total number of cases, 152 people are recovering at home, 173 people have recovered, 41 are hospitalized with 13 in the ICU. Four deaths have been reported.

Below are the ages of the newly confirmed cases:

At least 49 health care workers have tested positive for the novel virus.

In total, more than 2,100 tests have been done.

Click here for the latest COVID-19 in Santa Barbara County.

For general questions about COVID-19 and precautions currently recommended by Santa Barbara County Public Health, residents may call the 2-1-1 Call Center 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by dialing 2-1-1 if calling from within the county; or (800) 400-1572 if calling from outside the area.