The variety of folks hospitalized with coronavirus infections in San Diego County was down eight to 232, based on the most recent state knowledge.
Of these sufferers hospitalized as of Saturday, 24 have been being handled in intensive care, a rise of 1 from Friday’s whole. Obtainable hospital beds decreased by 11 to 257.
Greater than 800,000 COVID-19 instances have been reported within the San Diego area because the pandemic started, county well being officers mentioned Thursday. The brand new whole case depend contains 4,428 instances reported prior to now 4 days.
The county solely studies COVID-19 knowledge on Mondays and Thursdays.
Because the first native case was recognized in March 2020, a complete of 803,293 instances have been recorded.
Lately, county well being officers mentioned weekly coronavirus instances have tripled over the previous month, with hospitalizations additionally on the rise.
“The somber milestone and up to date spike in instances ought to function a reminder this isn’t the time to let our guard down,” the county’s deputy public well being officer Cameron Kaiser mentioned. “Please, be sure you’re updated in your vaccinations and boosters, and think about a masks, particularly if you happen to’re medically weak your self or could also be round people who find themselves.”
The county additionally reported 12 extra COVID-19 deaths on Thursday, which occurred between Feb. 4 and June 5. 4 of these deaths occurred prior to now two weeks.
9 of the individuals who died have been 80 years or older, two have been of their 70s and one of their 60s. 5 of these folks have been absolutely vaccinated, whereas the opposite seven weren’t absolutely vaccinated, although 11 of these folks had underlying medical circumstances.
The area’s whole dying depend is 5,315.
–Metropolis Information Service