75 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Friday, COVID-related hospitalizations increase

75 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Friday, COVID-related hospitalizations increase

OTTAWA — Ottawa Public Health is reporting 75 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Friday, the second time this week there have been 75 new cases of COVID-19 on a single day. Thirty-four of the 75 new cases of COVID-19 in Ottawa on Friday involve residents under the age of 20. Since the first … Read more

COVID-19 hospitalizations in Ottawa rise on Saturday; 75 new cases

COVID-19 hospitalizations in Ottawa rise on Saturday; 75 new cases

OTTAWA — Ottawa Public Health says 75 more people in Ottawa have tested positive for COVID-19. The number of people in hospital with COVID-19 is also on the rise. To date, OPH has recorded 28,828 lab-confirmed cases of COVID-19 in the city since the pandemic began. The death toll from COVID-19 stands at 594 residents. … Read more

OHSU forecast: Hospitalizations peak, but COVID surge far from over

OHSU forecast: Hospitalizations peak, but COVID surge far from over

Nurses at OHSU care for COVID-19 patients PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A new projection from OHSU shows that while hospitalizations have peaked, the current COVID-19 surge is far from over. The forecast shows patients suffering from COVID-19 will still continue to clog the medical system as the Oregon Health Authority reported on Thursday nearly 2,500 … Read more

US coronavirus: As Covid-19 hospitalizations spike, some overwhelmed hospitals are rationing care

US coronavirus: As Covid-19 hospitalizations spike, some overwhelmed hospitals are rationing care

More than 101,000 people are currently hospitalized with Covid-19, according to data Thursday from the US Department of Health and Human Services. Now, some patients wanting urgent care won’t get it because so many beds are occupied by Covid-19 patients.”Before Covid, our ICUs were pretty busy. It’s because people were having car accidents and heart … Read more