Two COVID-19 deaths reported in Gallatin County
Two COVID-19 deaths reported in Gallatin County

Two COVID-19 deaths reported in Gallatin County

BOZEMAN – The Gallatin City-County Health Department confirmed Friday, March 18, 2022, that two more Gallatin County residents have passed away due to complications due to COVID-19.

The first person is a woman in her 70s who died in a hospital the week of February 13th. The other was a woman in her 90s who died at her residence in the week of February 20th. In addition, the state and counties regularly record reconciliation, and the Gallatin City-County Health Department received information that a person previously considered a resident of Montana has been found to be resident in another state. Therefore, the total number of COVID-19 deaths in Gallatin County will decrease by one.

These latest reports give a total of 117 COVID-related deaths in Gallatin County. State-wide data reported by the Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services can be found here.

In Gallatin County, 63 percent of eligible residents are fully vaccinated. For more information on vaccine metadata, Click here.

From April 1, 2021 to March 15, 2022, Gallatin County experienced 585 admissions that were positive for COVID-19. Of those, 450 people were unvaccinated or about 77 percent. From April 1, 2021 to March 4, 2022 nationwide, MT DPHHS reported 1,616 deaths attributed to COVID-19. Of these deaths, 1,247 or 77 percent were unvaccinated.

According to county officials, you can find your COVID-19 vaccine at local pharmacies and through your primary care physician. It is highly recommended that you make a plan to stay up to date with your COVID-19 vaccine, which includes any booster doses when you are eligible, to help protect yourself and others. “Fully vaccinated” means that a person has received the primary series of COVID-19 vaccines, and “updated” means that a person has received all recommended COVID-19 vaccines, including booster dose (s), when qualified .

Find times, dates, and places to get your vaccine anywhere in Gallatin County here.

● Gallatin City-County Health Department Clinics – Click here to order an appointment.

Erna Modern (18+) and Pfizer (12+)

■ fre. March 18 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

■ tirs. March 22 | 8:30 to 16:30

■ fre. March 25 | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

■ tirs. March 29 | 8:30 to 16:30

○ Pediatric Pfizer (5-11)

■ Thursday, March 17, 2022 | 12.30 to 16.00

■ Thursday, March 24, 2022 | 12.30 to 16.00

■ Thursday, March 31, 2022 | 12.30 to 16.00

IF YOU FEEL SICK – GET TESTED! Click here to find a location closest to you to be tested.

Free COVID-19 test kits at home are available at 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. in the 215 W. Mendenhall Gallatin City-County Health Department lobby. Samples can also be picked up at a number of locations throughout the county.

The Gallatin City-County Health Department Call Center is open five days a week, Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. to answer questions about COVID-19. All calls received after opening hours will be returned the following business day. You can contact the Call Center by phone at 406-548-0123.


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