The variety of folks hospitalized with COVID-19 in San Diego County elevated by 13 to 450, based on information launched by the state Thursday.
The rely, although, has dropped by 15 since Monday, as hospitalizations started to tail off after the current wave of infections. With the spike, hospitals have seen essentially the most COVID admissions since late February.
ICU sufferers with COVID as of Thursday decreased by one to 47. There have been three fewer hospital beds out there Thursday, 221.
The county Well being and Human Companies Company reported 1,678 new infections and 10 deaths Thursday, rising the county’s pandemic totals to 881,729 instances and 5,409 deaths.
San Diego County’s case charge per 100,000 residents 12 years of age and older is 51.5 for folks absolutely vaccinated and boosted, 30 for absolutely vaccinated folks and 89.6 for not absolutely vaccinated San Diegans.
Based on the well being company, lab-confirmed coronavirus instances stay close to 10,000 per week, a quantity that doesn’t embrace at-home assessments.
The county additionally reported that it has seen a rise in re-infections – San Diegans who’ve examined optimistic for COVID-19 a number of instances all through the pandemic. Prior an infection doesn’t essentially stop new infections as a consequence of among the newer variants, based on nationwide information.
Greater than 3 million or 89.8% of San Diegans age 6 months and older are no less than partially vaccinated. Almost 2.65 million or 79.3% are absolutely vaccinated. A complete of 1,406,860 or 58% of two,425,587 eligible San Diegans have acquired a booster.
The county updates COVID information on Mondays and Thursdays.
– Metropolis Information Service