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For Immediate Release
May 2, 2022
Nicole Gibbs


Sedgwick County COVID-19 Update – May 2, 2022

COVID-19 Overall Case Count

Confirmed cases as of noon May 2, 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, 4/25


Percent Change

United States








Kansas Deaths




Sedgwick County*




SC Deaths





Periphery Counties


Butler: **19,033

Cowley: **10,147




*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.

**Beginning April 1, KDHE will only update their COVID-19 dashboard once a week on Fridays


No-Cost, COVID-19 Testing

  • Sedgwick County Health Department only provides COVID-19 tests for uninsured adults, uninsured children, and children with CHIP or Medicaid/KanCare.
  • These individuals can make a COVID-19 testing appointment at SCHD’s Main Clinic (2716 W. Central) by calling 316-660-7300
      • 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. 
  • Residents wanting to self-report at-home COVID-19 tests can now do so at
    • SCHD will provide up-to-date quarantine and isolation guidance to people submitting the form who test positive or who test negative but were a close contact of someone with COVID-19.

Clients Sampled On:

Test Results Available On-line Afternoon Of:

Mon., Tue. Wed. Thur. and Fri.

Next Business Day

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 the Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP) and Medicaid/KanCare at its Main Clinic, 2716 W. Central. Eligible individuals can call 316-660-7300 to make an appointment.

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

  • Comirnaty/Pfizer – fully approved COVID-19 vaccine for individuals 16 and older
  • Pfizer – under emergency use authorization (EUA) for individuals 5 to 15 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
    • CDC recommends Pfizer and Moderna vaccines and boosters over J&J. For a list of Moderna vaccine providers, visit
  • 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, are 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 12 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

May 2

3 to 7 p.m.

Walters Library
4195 E. Harry St., Wichita

Mobile Clinic

Pediatric doses provided

May 3

12 to 4 p.m.

Alford Library
3447 S. Meridian Ave., Wichita

Mobile Clinic

Pediatric doses provided

May 4

9 a.m. to 1p.m.

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

Mobile Clinic

Pediatric doses provided

May 5

12 to 3 p.m.

Iasis Christian Center
1914 E. 11th St. N., Wichita

Partner Clinic

In partnership with the WBNA

May 6

10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

HealthCore Clinic
2707 E. 21st St. N., Wichita

Mobile Clinic


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