San Luis Obispo County added 28 new cases of COVID-19 on Friday, bringing the county's total to 3,222 confirmed cases as of September 11.
Eight people are hospitalized, including three patients who are in the ICU.
Another 210 people are recovering at home and 2,976 have recovered.
San Luis Obispo County has had 23 deaths attributed to COVID-19.
Breakdown of cases by location:
- Paso Robles - 766
- San Luis Obispo - 522
- Atascadero - 348
- Nipomo - 325
- California Men's Colony (inmates) - 281
- Arroyo Grande - 197
- Grover Beach - 151
- Templeton - 122
- San Miguel - 113
- Oceano - 103
- Pismo Beach - 54
- Los Osos - 54
- Morro Bay - 49
- Cambria - 32
- Shandon - 31
- Santa Margarita - 25
- Cayucos - 17
- Creston - 9
- Avila Beach - 7
- San Simeon - 6
The location of four cases is listed as "under investigation," and another six are listed as "other," which includes communities with fewer than five cases. The Public Health Department is not identifying those locations.
COVID-19 tests are currently available to the public in Arroyo Grande, San Luis Obispo, and Morro Bay.
This week we have added Saturday appointment times for COVID-19 testing in Arroyo Grande and San Luis Obispo. Testing is #fast, #safe, and #convenient.— SLO Public Health (@SLOPublicHealth) September 11, 2020
If you are symptomatic or think you have been exposed get tested:https://t.co/8eoj58rLIe pic.twitter.com/asqvOWvVME
The pop-up testing clinic at the Morro Bay Veteran's Memorial Building will be open through September 18.
Appointments are required at all locations. Click here to schedule an appointment.
For more information on the county's COVID-19 response, visit readyslo.org.