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For Immediate Release
May 3, 2021
Akeam Ashford


Sedgwick County COVID-19 Update – May 3, 2021

COVID-19 Overall Case Count
Confirmed cases as of noon May 3, 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: 3,620

Butler: 7,498

Cowley: 3,947

Sumner: 2,163

Kingman: 752

Reno: 8,494

*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

  • Vaccination appointments are open for all people aged 16 and older. Schedule an appointment online at or walk-in during clinic hours.
    • If you schedule an appointment anytime on May 4 or May 6 at 223 S. Main (former Wichita Library) you will receive the one-dose Johnson and Johnson vaccine. All other dates and times will be Pfizer vaccine. Appointments are required for Johnson and Johnson. People must be 18 years of age or older.
    • 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.
  • People with appointments have the following locations to receive the vaccines:
  • 223 S. Main | Former Wichita Central Library | Clinic for eligible people aged 16 and older
  • 777 E. Waterman | Wichita Transit Operations | Drive-thru for eligible people aged 16 and older and who received medical advice to not to go to a large vaccine clinic or who have mobility difficulties
  • Please arrive to your vaccine appointment no more than 15 minutes early and plan to allow at least 45 minutes for the vaccine appointment.

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

Tuesday, May 4

2 to 6 p.m.

Garden Plain High School

720 N. Sedgwick Ave., Garden Plain

Mobile Clinic


Wednesday, May 5

2 to 6 p.m.

Brookside UMC Church

2760 S. Roosevelt St., Wichita

Mobile Clinic


Friday, May 7

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Sacred Heart Catholic Church

311 S. 5th St., Colwich

Mobile Clinic


Saturday, May 8

1 to 5 p.m.

Lao Buddhist Temple

2250 S. Greenwich Rd., Wichita

Mobile Clinic


Tuesday, May 11

2 to 6 p.m.

Andale High School, Gym B

700 Rush Ave., Andale

Mobile Clinic


Friday, May 14

10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Pathway Church – Westlink

2001 N. Maize Rd., Wichita

Mobile Clinic


Saturday, May 15

1 to 4 p.m.

Bethany UMC Church

1601 S. Main St., Wichita

Partner Clinic

Schedule by dialing

(316) 993-0611

Sunday, May 16

1 to 4 p.m.

Cedar Chapel UMC Church

1140 E. 47th St. S., Wichita

Partner Clinic

Schedule by dialing

(316) 993-0611

Sedgwick County Health Department Update

  • No-cost, walk-in testing is regularly available for residents, regardless of symptoms, through the Health Department Monday through Friday, 8:30 to noon. 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.

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