OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — NEBRASKA
The Douglas County Health Department (DCHD) reported 538 new COVID-19 cases for a total of 52,439 to date.
In addition, two more deaths have been reported for a total of 478 to date. The cases include a man in his 60s and another in his 70s. Four-hundred-seventy-eight people have died due to COVID-19-related issues since the pandemic began in March.
Recoveries are now at 32,217.
Other data reported by DCHD:
- According to the most recent local hospital report received today, medical and surgical beds were at 82% occupancy with 274 beds available and adult ICU beds are occupied at a 73% rate with 90 beds available.
- There were 297 individuals hospitalized who have been diagnosed with COVID-19, with 83 of them receiving adult ICU level care.
- 14 more persons of interest (generally waiting for test results).
- Forty-five individuals who were confirmed or suspected of having COVID-19 were on ventilators.