Oregon reports 23 more COVID-19-related deaths, 1,728 new cases; weekly figures declining
Oregon reports 23 more COVID-19-related deaths, 1,728 new cases;  weekly figures declining

Oregon reports 23 more COVID-19-related deaths, 1,728 new cases; weekly figures declining

PORTLAND, Ore. (KTVZ) – There are 23 recently reported COVID-19-related deaths in Oregon, raising the state death toll to 6,416, but deaths, hospitalizations and cases fell in the past week, the Oregon Health Authority reported Wednesday.

The OHA reported 1,728 new confirmed and suspected cases of COVID-19 at. 12.01 on Wednesday, bringing the state to a total of 682,566.

Weekly cases of COVID-19, hospitalizations, the number of deaths decreases

OHAs Weekly COVID-19 report published Wednesday, showed falls in weekly cases, COVID-19 hospitalizations and deaths.

The OHA reported 16,991 new cases of COVID-19 during the week from Monday, February 7 to Sunday, February 13 – a decrease of 40% over the previous week and a decrease of 70% over the past month.

There were 794 COVID-19-related admissions, a decrease of 18% compared to the previous week. COVID-19-related deaths dropped from 144 to 129.

The reported COVID-19 test results decreased 16%. 164,021 tests were administered. The test positivity decreased to 13.7%.

Wednesday Weekly COVID-19 outbreak report shows 339 total active outbreaks in care facilities, senior living communities and community settings with three or more confirmed COVID-19 cases or one or more COVID-19-related deaths in this week’s outbreak report.

COVID-19 admissions

The number of patients admitted with COVID-19 in Oregon is 776, which is 29 fewer than Tuesday. There are 145 COVID-19 patients in beds in the intensive care unit (ICU), which is two fewer than on Tuesday.

There are 72 available adult ICU beds out of 682 in total (11% availability) and 270 available adult non-ICU beds out of 4,283 (6% availability).

16/02/2022 Available beds (and percentage of available manned beds)
All over the country Region 1 Region 2 Region 3 Region 5 Region 6 Region 7 Region 9
Adult ICU beds available 72(11%) 31 (9%) 3 (3%) 78 %) 12 (20%) 0 (0%) 13 (29%) 6 (23%)
Adult non-ICU beds available 270(6%) 49 (2%) 11 (2%) 62 (10%) 38 (9%) 1 (2%) 60 (15%) 49 (40%)

State-wide regions are as follows:

Region 1: Clackamas, Clatsop, Columbia, Multnomah, Tillamook and Washington counties

Region 2: Benton, Lincoln, Linn, Marion, Polk and Yamhill counties

Region 3: Coos, Curry, Douglas and Lane counties

Region 5: Jackson and Josephine counties

Region 6: Hood River, Gilliam, Sherman and Wasco counties

Region 7: Crook, Deschutes, Grant, Harney, Jefferson, Klamath, Lake, and Wheeler counties

Region 9: Baker, Malheur, Morrow, Umatilla, Union and Wallowa counties

St. Charles Bend reported early Wednesday 57 COVID-19-positive patients, six of whom were in the intensive care unit, five on ventilators. Five of the six ICU patients were not fully vaccinated, the hospital reported, while 37 of the 57 COVID-positive patients were not fully vaccinated.

The total number of patients in hospital beds may fluctuate between reporting times. The figures do not reflect admissions per. day, nor the length of hospital stays. Staffing constraints are not captured in this data and may further limit bed capacity.

Note: Please do not visit an emergency room for COVID-19 testing unless you need urgent help for your symptoms.

Emergency departments in Oregon are under significant strain. You can find a test here. If you have a medical condition that does not require emergency treatment, contact your healthcare provider. An emergency care center can also help you get the care you need and will save emergency rooms from extra strain.

More information on hospital capacity can be found here.

Vaccinations in Oregon

The OHA reported on Wednesday that 6,613 new doses of COVID-19 vaccinations were added to the state immunization registry on February 15th. Of that, a total of 548 were initial doses, 747 were second doses and 1,673 were third doses and booster doses. The remaining 3,151 were administered the previous days, but were entered in the vaccine registry on 15 February.

The average of seven days is now 5,784 doses per day. day.

Oregon has now administered 4,112,519 doses of Pfizer Comirnaty, 226,079 doses of Pfizer pediatric, 2,694,520 doses of Moderna and 267,346 doses of Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines.

As of Wednesday, 3,147,029 people have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and 2,850,429 people have completed a COVID-19 vaccine series.

These data are preliminary and subject to change.

Updated vaccination data are provided on Oregon’s COVID-19 data dashboards and has been updated on Wednesday.

Cases and deaths

The newly confirmed and suspected COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday are in the following counties: Baker (10), Benton (60), Clackamas (132), Clatsop (14), Columbia (18), Coos (24), Crook (12) ), Curry (12), Deschutes (71), Douglas (50), Grant (3), Harney (5), Hood River (5), Jackson (145), Jefferson (11), Josephine (48), Klamath ( 23), Lake (5), Lane (213), Lincoln (28), Linn (105), Malheur (14), Marion (187), Morrow (2), Multnomah (208), Polk (42), Sherman ( 1), Tillamook (9), Umatilla (24), Union (4), Wasco (24), Washington (191) and Yamhill (28)

Oregons 6,394. COVID-19-related deaths are a 74-year-old woman from Washington County who tested positive Jan. 19 and died Jan. 27 at Kaiser Westside Medical Center. She had underlying conditions.

Oregons 6,395. COVID-19-related deaths are a 59-year-old man from Linn County who tested positive Jan. 1 and died Feb. 10 at Salem Hospital. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.

Oregons 6,396. COVID-19-related deaths are an 85-year-old man from Marion County who tested positive Feb. 10 and died Feb. 13 in his residence. He had underlying conditions.

Oregons 6,397. COVID-19-related deaths are a 94-year-old man from Marion County who tested positive Feb. 3 and died Feb. 12 in his residence. He had underlying conditions.

Oregons 6,398. COVID-19-related deaths are an 81-year-old man from Marion County who tested positive Jan. 29 and died Feb. 9 at Salem Hospital. He had underlying conditions.

Oregons 6,399. COVID-19-related deaths is a 77-year-old woman from Marion County who tested positive Jan. 13 and died Feb. 13 at Salem Hospital. She had underlying conditions.

Oregons 6,400. COVID-19-related deaths is a 57-year-old man from Marion County who tested positive Jan. 23 and died Feb. 8 at Salem Hospital. He had underlying conditions.

Oregons 6,401. COVID-19-related deaths are a 71-year-old man from Marion County who tested positive Jan. 21 and died Feb. 11 at Salem Hospital. He had underlying conditions.

Oregons 6,402. COVID-19-related deaths is a 52-year-old man from Marion County who tested positive on December 12, 2021 and died on February 8 at Salem Hospital. He had underlying conditions.

Oregons 6,403. COVID-19-related deaths are an 83-year-old man from Malheur County who tested positive Jan. 28 and died Feb. 12 at St Alphonsus Medical Center Ontario. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.

Oregons 6,404. COVID-19-related deaths are an 86-year-old woman from Linn County who tested positive Feb. 4 and died Feb. 11 at Santiam Hospital. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.

Oregons 6,405. COVID-19-related deaths is a 55-year-old woman from Lane County who tested positive Feb. 11 and died Feb. 13 at PeaceHealth Sacred Heart Medical Center in Riverbend. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.

Oregons 6,406. COVID-19-related deaths are a 74-year-old man from Josephine County who tested positive Jan. 27 and died Feb. 13 at Asante Three Rivers Medical Center. He had underlying conditions.

Oregons 6,407. COVID-19-related deaths is a 74-year-old woman from Hood River County who tested positive Feb. 14 and died Feb. 15 at Providence Hood River Medical Center. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.

Oregons 6,408. COVID-19-related deaths is a 93-year-old man from Douglas County who tested positive Feb. 6 and died Feb. 13 in his residence. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.

Oregons 6,409. COVID-19-related deaths is an 88-year-old woman from Douglas County who tested positive Feb. 9 and died Feb. 13 at Mercy Medical Center. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.

Oregons 6,410. COVID-19-related deaths is a 96-year-old woman from Douglas County who tested positive Jan. 17 and died Feb. 10 in her residence. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.

Oregons 6,411. COVID-19-related deaths are a 61-year-old man from Curry County who tested positive Feb. 3 and died Feb. 15 in his residence. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.

Oregons 6,412. COVID-19-related deaths is an 84-year-old woman from Coos County who tested positive Feb. 14 and died Feb. 15 at Bay Area Hospital. She had underlying conditions.

Oregons 6,413. COVID-19-related deaths is a 75-year-old man from Yamhill County who tested positive Jan. 21 and died Jan. 31 in his residence. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.

Oregons 6,414. COVID-19-related deaths is a 64-year-old man from Washington County who tested positive Jan. 7 and died Feb. 5 at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center. He had underlying conditions.

Oregons 6,415. COVID-19-related deaths are a 56-year-old man from Washington County who tested positive Feb. 7 and died Feb. 5 at Providence Portland Medical Center. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.

Oregons 6,416. COVID-19-related deaths are an 82-year-old woman from Washington County who tested positive Jan. 22 and died Feb. 12 at OHSU Hillsboro Medical Center. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.

Learn more about COVID-19 vaccinations

To learn more about the COVID-19 vaccine situation in Oregon, visit the OHA website (English or Spanish), which has a breakdown of distribution and other information.

Oregon Health Authority

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