Friday, October 07, 2022

COVID-19 Cases At Area Hospitals Decline For Fifth Week In Row; Department Of Public Health Case County Down Slightly

***Oconee Transmission Rate Rated High Again***

The Georgia Hospital Association and the Georgia Emergency Management Agency reported on Friday that area hospitals had 14 COVID-19 patients, down from the 17 cases reported last Friday. The 14 cases are the lowest since June 17.

The number of ICU beds in use on Friday was 72, down from 73 a week earlier, and the number of adult ventilators in use was 28, down from 29 on last Friday.