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For Immediate Release
August 15, 2022
Stephanie Birmingham


Archived: Sedgwick County COVID-19 Update – August 15, 2022


COVID-19 Overall Case Count

Confirmed cases as of noon August 15, 2022

(U.S. cases: Johns Hopkins University & Medicine; Kansas and counties cases: Kansas Department of Health & Environment; Sedgwick County Cases: Sedgwick County Health Department)


Monday, August 8


Percent Change

United States








Kansas Deaths




Sedgwick County*




SC Deaths





Periphery Counties


Butler: **20,420

Cowley: **11,186




*Sedgwick County’s data reflects people who test positive with nasopharyngeal (NP) swab, oropharyngeal (throat) swab, or saliva molecular testing (confirmed COVID-19 cases). The KDHE dashboard differs because it also includes people who are antigen test positive.
**Beginning May 18, KDHE will only update their COVID-19 dashboard once a week on Wednesdays.


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Vaccination Doses Given by Sedgwick County

This table shows how many doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been provided by the Health Department. More information can be found at the COVID-19 Vaccination StoryMap.

Dose Description

Cumulative Doses Given

First Dose


Second Dose (considered fully vaccinated)


Third Dose (Recommended for those immunocompromised)


Single-Dose Vaccine (considered fully vaccinated)*


Booster Dose


Total Doses Given by Sedgwick County Health Department


*This table only contains vaccination doses given by the Sedgwick County Health Department. Other vaccination providers are required to report vaccination doses given to KDHE, not Sedgwick County. .

Sedgwick County Health Department COVID-19 Vaccine Information

SCHD offers no-cost COVID-19 vaccine to uninsured adults, uninsured children and children covered by CHIP and Medicaid/KanCare at its Main Clinic, 2716 W. Central. Eligible individuals can call
316-660-7300 to make an appointment. The Main Clinic offers vaccinations for eligible children
6 months and older.

Sedgwick County provides Comirnaty (Pfizer) vaccine (for people 5 and older) or one-dose Johnson and Johnson (for people 18 and older) at walk-in clinics across the County. Find a location near you at Vaccinations for children under
5 are not offered at SCHD mobile vaccine clinics.

  • Comirnaty/Pfizer – fully approved COVID-19 vaccine for individuals 12 and older
  • Pfizer – under emergency use authorization (EUA) for individuals 6 months to 11 years old and for the administration of a third dose in certain individuals with weakened immune systems
  • Johnson and Johnson (J&J) – under emergency use authorization for individuals 18 and older who cannot receive or choose not to receive the Pfizer or Moderna COVID-19 vaccines.
  • You are not considered fully vaccinated until two weeks after receiving your vaccination:
    • One shot for Johnson and Johnson vaccine
    • Second shot for Comirnaty/Pfizer vaccines
  • Everyone, especially minors, is encouraged to eat a meal or snack prior to arriving to prevent any nausea that may occur following vaccination.
  • If you are receiving a vaccine, the Sedgwick County Health Department recommends staying well hydrated before and after receiving your dose.
  • To find a vaccine clinic near you, visit and enter your ZIP Code. You can also check with your doctor’s office or community health center.

SCHD provides the following COVID-19 vaccine booster doses:

  • For people 5 and older, a Pfizer booster 5 months or more after a second Pfizer dose.
  • For people 18 and older, a Pfizer booster 5 months or more after their second dose of Moderna vaccine or two months or more after receiving J&J vaccine.

SCHD provides second booster doses of Pfizer vaccine to the following groups:

  • People ages 50 and older who received their first booster dose four months ago.
  • People 18-49 years old who received a J&J primary dose, and who received a J&J booster dose four months ago.
  • People 12 and older who are moderately to severely immunocompromised, and who received their first booster dose four months ago.

Mobile and Partner Vaccine Clinics

Day, Date



Scheduling Information

Clinic Highlights

August 17

9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Wichita State University
Charles Koch Arena
1845 Fairmount St., Wichita

Mobile Clinic

$40 Visa gift card for first doses & boosters

August 21

12 to 3 p.m.

Old Cowtown Museum
1865 Museum Blvd., Wichita

Mobile Clinic


August 25

9 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Salvation Army
350 N. Market St., Wichita

Mobile Clinic

$40 Visa gift card for first doses & boosters

August 27

12 to 2 p.m.

St. Paul AME Church
1756 N. Piatt Ave., Wichita

Partner Clinic

In partnership with the WBNA
$40 Visa gift card for first doses & boosters

August 29

3 to 6 p.m.

Walters Library
4195 E. Harry St., Wichita

Mobile Clinic

$40 Visa gift card for first doses & boosters

August 30

2 to 4 p.m.

Clearwater Senior Center
921 E. Janet Ave., Clearwater

Mobile Clinic

$40 Visa gift card for first doses & boosters

Sedgwick County Updates