2021-05-05: Today's Update
Today's update includes data from yesterday, because ADPH did not update the numbers yesterday.
2021-04-20: Data Backlog
The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) processed a backlog of 1110 COVID-19 cases from a facility on 04/19/21. These will be classified as 118 confirmed cases and 982 probable cases reported on 04/20/21 even though the tests were performed during October 23, 2020 to April 6, 2021. 1058 out of 1110 cases are residents of Mobile County.
2021-04-13: Data Backlog
The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) processed a backlog of 1150 COVID-19 cases from two facilities on 04/12/21. These will be classified as 96 confirmed cases and 1054 probable cases reported on 04/13/21 even though the tests were performed during October 22, 2020 to April 7, 2021. 1138 out of 1150 cases are residents of Mobile County
2021-04-07: Safer Apart Order
Governor Kay Ivey on Wednesday issued her twenty-sixth supplemental emergency proclamation transitioning the state from an amended Safer at Home Order to a new Safer Apart Order, the third phase of COVID-19 pandemic health orders.
Masks will no longer be mandated statewide, but individuals are strongly encouraged to wear a mask or other facial covering when in public and in close contact with other people. This order goes into effect at 5 p.m. on Friday, April 9, 2021 and extends until 5 p.m. on Wednesday, May 5, 2021.
2021-03-23: Technical Problems
ADPH posted that they are having technical issues and that case counts will be low today and corrected in tomorrow's update.
2021-03-17: ADPH Backlog
The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) processed a backlog of 201 cases on 03/17/21. These will be classified as confirmed and probable COVID-19 cases reported on 03/16/21 even though the tests were performed on during October 1, 2020 through March 8, 2021.
2021-03-15: ADPH Backlog
The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) processed a backlog of 4007 cases, including confirmed and probable cases, on 03/14/21. This affects the number of reported cases today. Tests were performed during October 1, 2020 through January 1, 2021.
2021-03-09: CVS locations
Vaccine Providers now tracks CVS locations in Alabama that offer appointments. The list will update every 15 minutes and if appointments are available you will see a "Schedule" link.
Governor Ivey Extends Safer at Home Order including a statewide mask requirement until Friday, April 9, 2021 at 5:00 p.m.
2021-03-03: Reporting Backlog
Per ADPH: The Alabama Department of Public Health (ADPH) processed a backlog of 2114 positive PCR results from a facility on 03/02/21. These will be classified as confirmed COVID-19 cases reported on 03/03/21 even though the tests were performed since May 2020.
2021-02-27: Vaccine Providers
Vaccine provider info from ADPH has been added to Vaccine Tracking and County Sections.
2021-02-23: Reporting Delay
Per MCHD: Today’s report shows an increase of 348 cases reported on February 22. This is related to a delay in reporting from an area Urgent Care, which was responsible for 313 of those cases.
2021-02-01: APDH Vaccine Portal
ADPH has launched a new COVID 19 Vaccination Eligibility Check and Scheduling Portal.
2021-01-30: APDH Update Delay
ADPH has said they will not be able to update their dashboard until 1/31. That means most of Bama Tracker will not update today either.