Number of COVID-19 cases in Lassen County continues to fall

The number of COVID-19 cases in Lassen County continues to fall, according to Lassen Cares, the organization that tracks COVID-19 in Lassen County.

As of 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 1, Lassen Cares reports 299 active cases — down from 422 active cases reported Friday, Jan. 28. The number of active cases among inmates at the California Correctional Center and the Federal Correctional Institution, Herlong increased.

COVID testing
Lassen Cares announced COVID-19 testing sites.

Banner Health Clinic, 1680 Paul Bunyan Road, Susanville, 257-5760.

Noon Monday through Thursday (drive-through), appointment required.\

Northeastern Rural Health, 1850 Spring Ridge Drive, Susanville, 251-5000.

2 to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, (only if symptomatic).

Lassen Indian Health Center, 795 Joaquin Street, Susanville, 257-2542.

8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday (by appointment only).

Big Valley Health Center, 554-850 Medical Center Drive, Bieber, 999-9010.

8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday.

Rite Aid, 1615 Main Street, Susanville, 257-06703.

All day, by appointment only.

Walgreens, 2875 Main Street, Susanville, 257-1020.

Schedule at

Lassen County Public Health, 1445 Paul Bunyan Road, Susanville.

9 to 11 a.m. Monday and Wednesday (drive-through).

Current statistics
These numbers are the most recent reported by Lassen Cares.

Lassen County COVID-19 counts
Community Cases
299 active cases;
13 new cases;
5,228 recovered cases;
Seven currently hospitalized;
60 deaths;
5,594 total cases;
32 percent fully vaccinated active cases;
0 percent fully vaccinated hospitalized; and
8,524 vaccine doses administered (only reflects vaccine doses administered by Lassen County Public Health).

Correctional Institution Cases
There has been a total of 4,229 inmate cases in Lassen County. According to the numbers reported. By Lassen Cares, there are no new infections among inmates.

California Correctional Center
253 active cases; and
1,520 recovered cases.

High Desert State Prison
Nine active cases;
2,085 recovered cases; and
Two deaths.

Federal Correctional Institution, Herlong
40 active cases; and
520 recovered cases.