JACKSON, Wyo. – Teton County has moved into the Yellow (Medium) Risk Level for COVID-19, announced the health department this afternoon.

This increase from the Green (Low) Risk Level results from an increase in new cases.

Teton County has averaged 8.6 cases per day for the past seven days for a total of 60 cases reported as of May 27, 2022. For the last 14 days, 15.33% of the tests taken at the Curative sites have received a positive result. As of May 26, 2022, St. John’s Medical Center had a 7-day average of 0 patients with COVID-19 in the PCU and 0 patients with COVID-19 in the ICU.

Being fully vaccinated and up to date on your COVID-19 vaccine is one of the most effective measures to stop the spread of COVID-19. To book a COVID-19 vaccine appointment, click here.

Teton County Health Department reminds all individuals that they should stay home when they are sick and test. Testing is the only way to ensure you do not have COVID-19. In partnership with the Wyoming Department of Health, Curative and the Teton County Health Department, all residents, workers and visitors in Teton County, WY, can receive a free, shallow nasal, COVID-19 test. Visit www.curative.com to see hours of operation, testing locations and to book an appointment. 

Read about the Yellow (Medium) Risk Level and the accompanying recommended preventative measures here

If you test positive for COVID-19 and need assistance, contact Teton County’s COVID-19 hotline at 307-732-8628.

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