Health officials say there are currently 345 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Oregon.
PORTLAND, Malm – The Oregon Health Authority (OHA) on Tuesday reported 748 new COVID-19 cases in the state and six new deaths due to the virus.
Oregon’s death toll is now 2,508 people.
Health officials say there are currently 345 people hospitalized with COVID-19 in Oregon, which is six fewer than Monday. There are 79 coronavirus patients in beds with intensive care units, which is one less than on Monday.
According to the OHA, the total number of bed days of COVID-1
For any county to enter the extreme risk category, there must be 300 people hospitalized in the state with COVID-19. There should also be a 15% increase in the average of seven days of hospitalization over the last week.
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The number of known COVID-19 cases in Oregon is now up to 187,611.
Washington County had the highest number of new cases Tuesday with 148, followed by Multnomah County with 115 new cases.
The new cases are in the following counties: Baker (3), Benton (20), Clackamas (69), Clatsop (2), Columbia (3), Coos (5), Crook (11), Curry (1), Deschutes ( 58), Douglas (7), Grant (3), Harney (1), Jackson (36), Jefferson (3), Josephine (16), KIamath (52), Lake (2), Lane (50), Lincoln ( 2), Linn (30), Malheur (13), Marion (45), Morrow (2), Multnomah (115), Polk (15), Tillamook (4), Umatilla (16), Union (2), Wasco ( 2), Washington (148) and Yamhill (12).
Oregon has now administered a total of 1,668,141 first- and second-dose Pfizer, 1,324,331 first- and second-dose Moderna, and 98,485 single-dose Johnson & Johnson COVID-19 vaccines.
As of Tuesday, 1,314,226 people have completed a COVID-19 vaccine series in Oregon.
There are 1,870,643 people who have had at least one dose.
The OHA released the following information about the six people whose deaths were reported Tuesday:
- Oregon’s 2,503. COVID-19 dead is a 61-year-old man from Jefferson County who tested positive on April 6 and died April 17 at St. Charles Bend Hospital. The presence of underlying conditions is confirmed.
- Oregon’s 2,504. COVID-19 dead is a 66-year-old man from Clackamas County who tested positive on April 27 and died on April 27 in his residence. The presence of underlying conditions is confirmed.
- Oregon’s 2,505. COVID-19 dead is a 66-year-old man from Klamath County who tested positive on April 18 and died on April 21 at Sky Lakes Medical Center. He had underlying conditions.
- Oregon’s 2,506. COVID-19 dead is a 62-year-old man from Marion County who tested positive on April 19 and died on April 22 in his residence. The presence of underlying conditions is confirmed.
- Oregon’s 2,507. COVID-19 Death is a 93-year-old man from Multnomah County who tested positive on April 19 and died on April 26 at Oregon Health & Science University Hospital. The presence of underlying conditions is confirmed.
- Oregon’s 2,508. COVID-19 dead is a 47-year-old man from Multnomah County who tested positive on April 17 and died on May 1 at Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center. He had underlying conditions.