COVID-19 by the numbers for Feb. 24

RSFH has tested and confirmed that 18 more patients since Tuesday have tested positive for COVID-19, bringing our total to 11,571 since the beginning of the pandemic.

A total of 35 inpatients with COVID-19 are being cared for in three of our hospitals, and COVID-19 patients comprise 9 percent of all inpatients. Four of our COVID-19 inpatients are on a ventilator, and 12 are in an ICU. Nineteen COVID-19 patients are being cared for by our home health or hospice teams.

Our highest inpatient census of COVID-19 patients was on July 14 with 156 patients. The highest seven-day average of positive daily tests was on July 3 at 26 percent; our current seven-day average is 7 percent while our 14-day average is 7.7 percent. We’re averaging 28 new cases per day during the past seven days.

Our overall positive rate since we started COVID-19 testing is 11.9 percent. We’ve conducted 97,672 tests and have 369 tests pending.

We’ve administered 150 percent of our first doses of COVID-19 vaccine (or 24,223 doses) as well as 90 percent of our second doses, or a total of 13,499 doses.

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