Situation in Fresno County
Last updated: April 7, 2020 at 5:00PM
- Total cases: 146*
- 36 (Travel-Related)
- 25 (Close Contact)
- 37 (Community-Spread / Unknown)
- 48 (Under Investigation)
- Total deaths: 3
- Hospitalizations: 14
- Recovered: 6**
- Total cases by location:
*Data includes both confirmed and presumptive positive cases of COVID-19.
**Recovery may not reflect clinic recovery; per CDC guidance. Many patients do not require negative confirmatory tests.
Statistics in Fresno County
Last updated: April 2, 2020 at 4:00PM
- Total Individuals Monitored to Date: 862
- 399 (Currently Being Monitored)
- 1,650 (Tests conducted and reported to Fresno County – not all negative tests are known to FCDPH. Clinical providers conduct tests that are not reported at the time of testing)
- 198 (Tests Conducted by FCDPH)
- 11 (Pending Test Results)
These identified individuals are being monitored by the FCDPH Communicable Disease Investigation (CDI) Program. Our health care facilities and community medical providers are actively planning and preparing for patients who have symptoms and complications of COVID-19, but every one of our county residents needs to play a part in reducing the risk of transmission.
This is a contagious disease that takes advantage of close contact and poor hygiene, so please do your part in maintaining at least six feet of distance with your peers, staying home if you are feeling mildly ill, and washing hands and surfaces frequently as part of your daily routine.
This health crisis will require everyone to play a role during this challenging time.
Shelter in Place - Executive Order
On March 19, 2020, the California State Public Health Officer and Director of the California Department of Public Health ordered all individuals living in the State of California to stay home or at their place of residence, except for essential needs as needed to maintain continuity of operation of the federal critical infrastructure sectors.
Fresno County Health Officer Orders:
Fresno County Public Health Notice:
Guidance and Resources
This is a rapidly evolving situation and information is being updated as it becomes available.
Medical ProvidersGuidance for Medical Providers Medical Employer Screening Form Guidance for Dental Providers Patient Reporting Packets Guidance for EMS/First Responders
Senior CareGuidance for Adult and Senior Care
Businesses and EmployersNon-Medical Employer Screening Form
Guidance for Cleaning and Disinfecting (Infographic)
Guidance for International Travelers
Guidance for US Travelers
Guidance for Homeless Shelters Guidance for Handwashing (Infographic) Guidance for Social Distancing (Infographic)
Fresno County residents are advised to follow the CA Governor's order to stay home as much as possible and only go out for essentials. Good public health hygiene at this time is important, please take the following steps to protect your health the health of your loved ones and the health of our community.
Wash your hands with soap and water
Avoid touching eyes, nose or mouth with unwashed hands
Avoid close contact with people who are sick
Use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol
Cover coughs and sneezes
Clean and disinfect surfaces
Stay away from work, school or other people if you become sick with respiratory symptoms like fever and cough. For additional information, please call the Fresno County COVID-19 information line at (559) 600-INFO Monday - Friday from 8:00AM-5:00PM.
- California Department of Public Health
- Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- World Health Organization
- EPA-Registered Disinfectants
- Handouts and Posters
- Johns Hopkins COVID-19 Global Cases Map
- Cleaning Guidelines
- Central California Food Bank - Food Locator
- Mental Health Services - Non-Emergency Emotional and Coping Support
- Apply for Assistance During COVID-19
- Find a Health Center