Oregon health officials did not report new coronavirus deaths and 125 new confirmed or suspected infections with COVID-19, the lowest total daily since February.
Mondays usually have the lowest number of new cases during the week. Still, the latest figures were the lowest since the Oregon Health Authority reported 111 new cases on Feb. 21, when a data problem kept the numbers down. While they were usually moving down, hospitalizations climbed again with more than 200 occupied beds across the country. On Saturday, hospitalizations fell below 200 for the first time since mid-April.
Vaccines: Oregon reported 1
When the new cases are in the county: Baker (1), Benton (1), Clackamas (19), Clatsop (1), Columbia (3), Crook (1), Deschutes (8), Douglas (5), Grant (1), Harney (2), Jefferson (1), Josephine (2), Klamath (4), Lane (14), Linn (6), Morrow (2), Multnomah (37), Polk (2), Union (1), Wasco (2), Washington (2) Yamhil (10).
Death cases: The state did not report any new deaths from COVID-19 on Monday.
Hospitalizations: 206 people with confirmed cases of COVID-19 were hospitalized, eight on Sunday. This includes 50 people in intensive care, eight less than Sunday.
Since it started: Oregon reported 203,374 confirmed or suspected infections and 2,694 deaths, among the lowest per capita numbers in the country. To date, the state has reported 4,086,994 doses of vaccine administered, fully vaccinating 1,939,623 people and partially vaccinating 347,190 people.
– Fedor Zarkhin