COVID-19 Update for August 9, 2021

Mike Seals - August 9, 2021 11:26 am

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August 9, 2021


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Situation Update: COVID-19

Data shown are preliminary and subject to change
as additional information is obtained

COVID-19 Cases

500,311

New Cases

1,701

New Cases 7 day Average

2,011

Active Cases

18,613

CDC/NCHS Provisional Deaths

8,797

Acute Care OSDH Licensed
Facilities/Location**

Recent 3 day Ave. Hospitalizations

Cases (ICU)

Region 1 (NW) 17 (6)
Region 2 (NE) 79 (20)
Region 3 (SW) 85 (18)
Region 4 (EC) 67 (11)
Region 5 (SE) 43 (8)
Region 6 (Central) 49 (14)
Region 7 (Tulsa) 385 (116)
Region 8 (OKC) 168 (48)
Total 893* (241)
Other Types of Facilities
Focus Facilities 44 (16)
Rehabilitation Facilities 2 (0)
Tribal Facilities 34 (7)
Other Facilities Total 80 (23)

*Includes 44 pediatric hospitalizations

**Focus, Rehabilitation and Tribal Facilities numbers are not assigned to a specific region as their patient populations reside across the state.  Information provided through survey of Oklahoma hospitals as reported to HHS as of the time of this report. Response rate affects data.  Facilities may update previously reported information as necessary.

Data Source: Acute Disease Service, Oklahoma State Department of Health.
*As of 2021-08-09 at 7:00 a.m.

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