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New Mexico COVID-19 update: 9,445 new cases, totaling 480,087

January 31, 2022 - 2019 Novel Coronavirus - Awareness

Thirty-seven additional COVID-19 deaths, 7-Day positivity rate 28.5%
Saturday, January 29, Sunday, January 30, and Monday, January 31
SANTA FE – New Mexico state health officials on Monday announced 9,445 additional COVID-19 cases. Per the state Department of Health, the most recent cases are:
● 2487 new cases in Bernalillo County
● 4 new cases in Catron County
● 515 new cases in Chaves County
● 130 new cases in Cibola County
● 59 new cases in Colfax County
● 191 new cases in Curry County
● 2 new cases in De Baca County
● 1389 new cases in Doña Ana County
● 295 new cases in Eddy County
● 139 new cases in Grant County
● 8 new cases in Guadalupe County
● 4 new cases in Harding County
● 17 new cases in Hidalgo County
● 149 new cases in Lea County
● 86 new cases in Lincoln County
● 62 new cases in Los Alamos County
● 130 new cases in Luna County
● 451 new cases in McKinley County
● 26 new cases in Mora County
● 273 new cases in Otero County
● 15 new cases in Quay County
● 195 new cases in Rio Arriba County
● 169 new cases in Roosevelt County
● 608 new cases in Sandoval County
● 820 new cases in San Juan County
● 109 new cases in San Miguel County
● 516 new cases in Santa Fe County
● 43 new cases in Sierra County
● 57 new cases in Socorro County
● 84 new cases in Taos County
● 34 new cases in Torrance County
● 14 new cases in Union County
● 364 new cases in Valencia County
● 1 new case among individuals held by federal agencies at the Cibola County Correctional Center
● 25 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Central New Mexico Correctional Facility in Valencia County
● 63 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Lea County Correctional Facility
● 1 new case among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Northeast New Mexico Correctional Facility in Union County
● 41 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center in Cibola County
● 6 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Penitentiary of New Mexico in Santa Fe County
● 29 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Roswell Correctional Center
● 35 new cases among New Mexico Corrections Department inmates at the Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility in Doña Ana County
The Department of Health on Monday reported thirty-seven additional deaths in New Mexico related to COVID-19:
Thirty- recent deaths:
• A male in his 20s from Bernalillo County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
• A female in her 40s from Bernalillo County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
• A second female in her 40s from Bernalillo County. The individual was hospitalized.
• A female in her 50s from Bernalillo County. The individual was hospitalized.
• A second female in her 50s from Bernalillo County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
• A female in her 60s from Bernalillo County.
• A second female in her 60s from Bernalillo County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
• A female in her 40s from Chaves County. The individual was hospitalized.
• A male in his 60s from Chaves County. The individual had underlying conditions.
• A male in his 80s from Chaves County.
• A second male in his 80s from Chaves County. The individual had underlying conditions and was a resident of the Mission Arch Center in Roswell.
• A male in his 90s from Chaves County. The individual was hospitalized.
• A male in his 70s from Doña Ana County.
• A female in her 80s from Doña Ana County. The individual was hospitalized.
• A female in her 90s from Doña Ana County. The individual had underlying conditions.
• A male in his 40s from McKinley County. The individual was hospitalized.
• A female in her 70s from McKinley County. The individual was hospitalized.
• A male in his 90s from Rio Arriba County. The individual had underlying conditions.
• A male in his 70s from Sandoval County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
• A female in her 80s from San Juan County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
• A female in her 60s from Santa Fe County. The individual had underlying conditions.
• A female in her 70s from Santa Fe County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
• A female in her 80s from Santa Fe County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
• A female in her 90s from Santa Fe County. The individual was hospitalized.
• A male in his 70s from Socorro County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
• A female in her 60s from Taos County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
• A male in his 70s from Taos County. The individual had underlying conditions.
• A male in his 80s from Torrance County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
• A male in his 70s from Valencia County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
• A second male in his 70s from Valencia County. The individual had underlying conditions.
Seven* deaths > 30 days:
● A male in his 50s from Bernalillo County. The individual was hospitalized.
● A male in his 50s from Colfax County. The individual had underlying conditions.
● A male in his 40s from Quay County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
● A female in her 50s from Rio Arriba County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
● A female in her 50s from Sandoval County. The individual had underlying conditions.
● A male in his 50s from San Miguel County. The individual had underlying conditions.
● A male in his 60s from Valencia County. The individual was hospitalized and had underlying conditions.
The number of deaths of New Mexico residents related to COVID-19 is now 6,454.
*COVID related deaths are reported when a death certificate has been issued and some death certificates are delayed due to insufficient information.
The ten ZIP codes across the state with the most COVID-19 cases on Monday, Jan. 31 are:
• 87121 - 351
• 87401 - 294
• 87031 - 266
• 87124 - 263
• 88203 - 262
• 87114 - 243
• 87120 - 214
• 87105 - 213
• 88001 - 211
• 88220 - 209
Daily case counts and test numbers are raw data based on information the state receives today - meaning data that has not yet been scrutinized to identify potential duplicates or late-arriving positives or negatives. Including the above newly reported cases, New Mexico has now had a total of 480,087 COVID-19 cases:
• Bernalillo County: 135,925
• Catron County: 380
• Chaves County: 20,547
• Cibola County: 6,279
• Colfax County: 2,258
• Curry County: 11,797
• De Baca County: 521
• Doña Ana County: 58,051
• Eddy County: 16,186
• Grant County: 5,948
• Guadalupe County: 974
• Harding County: 72
• Hidalgo County: 988
• Lea County: 18,541
• Lincoln County: 4,886
• Los Alamos County: 2,393
• Luna County: 6,222
• McKinley County: 23,876
• Mora County: 685
• Otero County: 12,270
• Quay County: 1,897
• Rio Arriba County: 9,159
• Roosevelt County: 4,614
• Sandoval County: 30,482
• San Juan County: 37,295
• San Miguel County: 5,206
• Santa Fe County: 25,856
• Sierra County: 1,876
• Socorro County: 3,545
• Taos County: 4,940
• Torrance County: 2,477
• Union County: 718
• Valencia County: 17,171
County totals are subject to change upon further investigation and determination of residency of individuals positive for COVID-19.
The Department of Health currently reports the following numbers of COVID-19 cases among individuals held by federal agencies at the following facilities:
● Cibola County Correctional Center: 538
● Otero County Federal Prison Facility: 603
● Otero County Processing Center: 815
● Torrance County Detention Facility: 385
The Department of Health currently reports the following numbers of COVID-19 cases among individuals held by the New Mexico Corrections Department at the following facilities:
● Central New Mexico Correctional Facility in Valencia County: 436
● Guadalupe County Correctional Facility: 259
● Lea County Correctional Facility: 865
● Northeast New Mexico Correctional Facility in Union County: 216
● Northwest New Mexico Correctional Center in Cibola County: 183
● Otero County Prison Facility: 573
● Penitentiary of New Mexico in Santa Fe County: 260
● Roswell Correctional Center: 265
● Southern New Mexico Correctional Facility in Doña Ana County: 294
● Springer Correctional Center in Colfax County: 271
● Western New Mexico Correctional Facility in Cibola County: 89
As of today, there are 590 individuals hospitalized in New Mexico for COVID-19. This number may include individuals who tested positive for COVID-19 out of state but are currently hospitalized in New Mexico. This number does not include New Mexicans who tested positive for COVID-19 and may have been transferred to a hospital out of state.
As of today, there are 343,160 COVID-19 cases designated as having recovered by the New Mexico Department of Health.
The Department of Health has identified at least one positive COVID-19 case in residents and/or staff in the past 28 days at the following long-term care facilities:
● Beehive Homes Of Edgewood
● Good Life Senior Living & Memory Care, Los Lentes
● Lakeview Christian Home
● San Juan Center
● St Anthonys
● Atria Vista Del Rio
● Desert Gardens
● New Mexico Behavioral Health Institute (Meadows)
● Palmilla Senior
● Red Rocks Care Center
● Sunshine Assisted Living
● Uptown Rehab
● Woodmark At Uptown
● Albuquerque Heights Healthcare And Rehb
● Good Samaritan Betty Dare
● Rio Vista
● Blue Horizon Assisted Living
● Watermark At Cherry Hills
● Mission Arch Center
● Sandia View Cotton Wood
● Clayton Nursing Home
● Rio Rancho Center
● Sunset Villa
● Beehive Homes, Alamogordo
● Clovis Healthcare
● Casa Del Sol
● Avamere Rio Rancho
● Retreat Gardens
● Casa Maria Healthcare Center And Pecos Valley Rehab
● Desert Peaks Assisted Living And Memory Care
● Odeila Healthcare
● The Rehablitation Center Of Albuquerque
● Bear Canyon
● Las Palomas
● Lifecare Farmington
● Bloomfield Nursing And Rehabilitaion Center
● Good Samaritan Las Cruces
● The Neighborhood In Rio Rancho
● Fort Bayard Medical Center
● Genesis Silver City Care Center
● White Sands Healthcare
● Princeton Place
● The Rio At Las Estancias
***This reported data is a total of Saturday 1/29, Sunday 1/30, & Monday 1/31***
The New Mexico Department of Health has active investigations into the positive patients, which includes contact-tracing and swabs of symptomatic individuals who have had contact with the positive cases.
Every New Mexican must work together to stem the spread of COVID-19. Wear a mask when in public and around others. If you are sick, stay home as much as possible.
New Mexicans who report symptoms of COVID-19 infection, such as fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea, and/or loss of taste or smell should call their health care provider or the NMDOH COVID-19 hotline immediately (1-855-600-3453).
The Department of Health strongly encourages the following groups to get tested:
● Symptomatic people displaying the COVID-19 symptoms of fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea, and/or loss of taste or smell;
● Asymptomatic people who are close contacts or household members of people in their infectious period who have already tested positive for the coronavirus;
● Asymptomatic people who live or work in congregate settings such as long-term care facilities and group homes;
● Patients who are scheduled for surgery and whose provider has advised them to get tested before the procedure.
New Mexicans who have non-health-related questions or concerns can also call 833-551-0518 or visit State of New Mexico, which is being updated regularly as a one-stop source for information for families, workers and others affected by and seeking more information about COVID-19.
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Renee Narvaiz, Public Information Officer | Renee.Narvaiz@state.nm.us
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Katy Diffendorfer, Health Equity Communications Manager | Katy.Diffendorfer@state.nm.us

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Actualización de COVID-19 en Nuevo México: 9,445 casos nuevos, 480,087 casos en total