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For Immediate Release
May 14, 2021
Akeam Ashford


Sedgwick County COVID-19 Update – May 14, 2021

COVID-19 Overall Case Count

Confirmed cases as of noon May 14, 2021

U.S. cases – Johns Hopkins University & Medicine

Kansas and counties cases – Kansas Department of Health & Environment

Sedgwick County cases – Sedgwick County Health Department 




Percent Change

United States








Kansas Deaths




Sedgwick County*




SC Deaths





Periphery Counties

Harvey: 3,648

Butler: 7,554

Cowley: 3,977

Sumner: 2,168

Kingman: 763

Reno: 8,539

*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 IgM antibody test or antigen test positive if they are linked to a confirmed case or if they have COVID-19 symptoms. 

Vaccination Doses Given by Sedgwick County

  • Yesterday, Sedgwick County opened up COVID-19 vaccines for those aged 12 to 15
    • Parent/guardian permission is required to receive the vaccine for those under age of 18
    • If a child has no proof of age through ID or birth certificate, at the clinic, a parent/guardian must sign attesting to the child’s age
  • Vaccination appointments are open for all people aged 12 and older. Schedule an appointment online at or walk-in during clinic hours.
    • The one-dose Johnson and Johnson (J&J) vaccine is available by walk-in or  appointment daily as supply allows.
    • All, especially minors, are encouraged to eat a meal or snack prior to arriving to prevent any nausea that may occur following vaccination.
    • If a person with a severe medical risk has received medical advice to not go to a large vaccine clinic, such as the community vaccination site at 223 S. Main, please call SCHD at (316) 660-1029 or schedule an appointment online for the drive-thru clinic.
  • The following locations are open to residents for walk-in or appointments:
    • 223 S. Main | Former Wichita Central Library | Clinic for eligible people aged 12 and older
    • 777 E. Waterman | Wichita Transit Operations | Drive-thru for eligible people aged 12 and older and who received medical advice to not to go to a large vaccine clinic or who have mobility difficulties
  • Please plan to allow at least 45 minutes for the vaccine appointment.
  • To find a vaccine clinic near you, visit and enter your zip code. You can also check with your doctor’s office or community clinic to find out if the vaccine is offered there. 

This table shows how many doses of the COVID-19 vaccine have been provided by the Health Department. Vaccines are only available for Sedgwick County residents. More information can be found at the COVID-19 Vaccination StoryMap. 

Dose Description

Cumulative Doses Given

First Dose


Second Dose (considered fully vaccinated)


Single-Dose Vaccine (considered fully vaccinated)*


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.

Mobile and Partner Vaccine Clinics

Mobile clinics are offered by SCHD staff and will be open on a first come, first serve (walk-in) basis. 

Partner clinics are offered by community partners and assisted by SCHD staff, by appointment only. Contact the host facility to make an appointment.

Day, Date



Scheduling Information

Saturday, May 15

1 to 4 p.m.

Bethany United Methodist Church

1601 S. Main St., Wichita


No Appointment

Sunday, May 16

1 to 4 p.m.

Cedar Chapel

United Methodist Church

1140 E. 47th St. S., Wichita


No Appointment

Monday, May 17

3 to 7 p.m.

Cheney Fire Department

525 N. Main St., Cheney

Mobile Clinic


Tuesday, May 18

2 to 6 p.m.

Riverview Baptist Church

844 W. 53rd St. N., Wichita

Mobile Clinic


Wednesday, May 19

2 to 4 p.m.

Clearwater Senior Center

921 E. Janet Ave., Clearwater

Mobile Clinic


Friday, May 21

2 to 5 p.m.

Mulvane High School Gym

1900 N. Rock Rd., Mulvane

Mobile Clinic


Sunday, May 23

1 to 5 p.m.

Chisolm Trail Church of Christ

5833 E. 37th St. N., Wichita

Partner Clinic

Schedule by dialing

(316) 683-1313

Sedgwick County Health Department Update

  • No-cost, walk-in testing is regularly available for residents, regardless of symptoms, through the Health Department Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday, 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and Wednesday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. No appointment is required.
    • Operations will take place at the Sedgwick County Park, Sunflower Shelter, 6501 W. 21st St, Wichita, KS, 67205 for saliva, NP, and oral PCR samples
    • Please enter off of 13th Street and follow the signs in the park
    • Results are generally available within 12-24 hours. The Health Department will make three attempts to reach residents with their results.
      • If you receive a voicemail or missed call from the Health Department, please call back in order to receive your results.
      • For the quickest response, please call (316) 660-1022 and listen for the prompt to leave a message for the results department.  

Sedgwick County Updates

  • Commissioners adopted a resolution on March 24, 2021 that is currently in place for Sedgwick County and strongly recommends for individuals and businesses a continuation of healthy behaviors – being vaccinated when eligible, wearing a mask, and social distancing – through June 21, 2021.

Mental Health Support

Community Crisis Center - 635 N Main, Wichita 660-7500.
COMCARE Support Line - 7 a.m. - 7 p.m. Monday-Friday 660-1111. 

Please direct all questions from media to Strategic Communications at (316) 660-9370 or