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Oregon COVID report: Hospital beds still mostly full – Portland, Oregon

Portland, Oregon 2021-12-03 20:22:10 –

Report on Friday, December 3, 2021

File – In this August 20, 2021 file photo, a nurse talks to a patient in the emergency room of Salem Hospital in Salem, Oregon, and Gurney is lined up in the corridor behind it, taking the patient as needed. Ready to go. Governor Kate Brown signed a contract with a medical staff company on Wednesday, August 25, 2021 to provide hospitals in the state with up to 500 health care workers to help respond to the delta variant’s surge in patients. I announced that. (AP Photo / Andrew Selsky, File)

Portland, Oregon (KOIN) — Hospitals are approaching capacity, moving averages of vaccinations given have dropped slightly, 16 more have died, and 32 counties in Oregon reported on Friday from OHA. A new COVID case was recorded in.

Officials said only 8% of hospital beds are available in both adult ICU beds and adult non-ICU beds. On Thursday, OHA said nearly 72% of new cases of COVID were unvaccinated.

The current 7-day average of vaccine doses is 11,710 per day, a slight decrease from the beginning of the week.

The newly recorded 16 deaths have brought 5243 people across Oregon since the pandemic began. Those who died were between the ages of 45 and 96 and lived in 11 different counties.

An additional 1352 new cases were recorded on Friday. Currently, the total number of cases is 394,569.

Cases by county:

Baker (3), Benton (21), Clackamas (95), Clatsop (7), Columbia (21), Coos (40), Crook (45), Curry (8), Deschutes (74), Douglas (45), Grant (6), Harney (8), Hood River (14), Jackson (63), Jefferson (19), Josephine (35), Clatsop (22), Lane (181), Lincoln (16), Lynn (92) , Malheur (2), Marion (105), Multnomah (150), Polk (55), Sherman (2), Tillamook (4), Umatilla (3), Union (12), Wallowa (1), Wasco (9) , Washington (159) and Yamhill (35).

The next Olegon COVID report from OHA will be Monday, December 6, 2021.

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