Dutchess County reports another COVID-19 death – Daily Freeman
Dutchess County reports another COVID-19 death – Daily Freeman

Dutchess County reports another COVID-19 death – Daily Freeman

Dutchess County reported a further COVID-19-related death on Sunday, February 13, bringing the county’s total to 637 since the pandemic began in March 2020, according to the county COVID-19 dashboard.

Active COVID-19 cases in Dutchess County rose again for the third day in a row to 391, 16 more than the 375 cases reported on Saturday. Cases are still far lower than the pandemic of 8,510 on January 7th. There have now been 62,659 confirmed cases in Dutchess County.

Ulster County did not update its COVID-19 statistics on Sunday. Active cases in Ulster rose by 55, from 363 to 418, on Saturday, February 12, according to the county’s online coronavirus dashboard. The county has reported a total of 366 deaths related to the virus.

Admissions

Data pr. Saturday, February 12 from State Department of Health.

• Ellenville Regional Hospital, 6.

• HealthAlliance Hospitals in Kingston, 19.

• Northern Dutchess Hospital in Rhinebeck, 5.

• Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, 18.

• Mid-Hudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, 11.

Vaccination rates

Data from New York state online vaccine tracker.

• Ulster County: 73.4% fully vaccinated, 80.7% with at least one dose of a two-dose regimen, 88.9% of the population over 18 with at least one dose.

• Dutchess County: 68.2% fully vaccinated, 76.2% with at least one dose of a two-dose regimen, 84.8% of the population over 18 with at least one dose.

• Agreements: vaccinateulster.com, bit.ly/dut-vax, bit.ly/ny-vaxme.

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