SALT LAKE CITY – The Utah Health Department released updated state corona virus statistics Sunday afternoon, revealing 1,722 new test-confirmed Govt-19 cases and five deaths from the disease.
A further 6,143 people have been tested, bringing the total to new cases, bringing the state to a total of 193,809 COVID-19 cases and 868 virus deaths, according to Department of Health reports. Infection Started.
In an email, the health department reported five new deaths:
- A Weber County woman between the ages of 65 and 84 was hospitalized when she died
- Salt Lake County man over 85, he is a resident of a long-term care center
- Utah County man over 85 admitted to hospital
- Two Utah County men aged 65 to 84 have been admitted to hospital
Of the new cases, 609 were from Salt Lake County, 443 were from Utah County, 212 were from Davis County, 139 were from Weber or Morgan County, and 100 were from southwestern Utah County, including St. George. Other health districts in Utah saw minor jumps.
On Sunday, 564 Utahs were admitted to hospital due to COVID-19 and 207 are said to be in intensive care. Last week, the state averaged 2,354 new confirmed cases per day and a positive test percentage of 21.4.
State leaders have not held a corona virus news conference this weekend, but are expected to do so this weekend; The conference usually takes place on Wednesdays or Thursdays. Gary Herbert is entering the final weeks of his long administration facing one of the biggest challenges of his political career, and has implemented a statewide mask order to stem the tide of the virus.
basically State Corona Virus Health Guidance System, Or the “Transmission Index”, each of the three districts in the state, with the exception of Taget, Bute and Rich, is at a “high” transfer level, and is expected to take precautionary measures such as restricting normal community gatherings to 10 people or less and ending the bar and restaurant. Wine sale at 10 p.m.
Government-elected Spencer Cox Said Tuesday “There is real evidence that the changes we have all made in the last 2 weeks are making a difference,” says Mask Ordinance, referring to the now outdated ban on school activities and social interaction with those outside of one’s home.
But “large plateau gatherings could completely reverse this plateau and potential collapse,” he said. The previous 2020 holidays, such as Memorial Day and Labor Day, were followed by a corona virus spike – and the state could not buy a spike at this time because the corona virus is prevalent in hospitals and Warn about filtration capacity.
It remains to be seen how Thanksgiving will affect the number of cases in Utah. The number of cases on Sunday was very low From November 3rd, But relatively few trials have been reported.
State leaders announced last week that Utah, which showed no signs of corona virus, could now schedule a test by visiting TestUtah.com. Only those who exhibited symptoms such as fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, or muscle pain had a limited test before the state.
Test results now include data from PCR tests and antigen tests. Positive COVID-19 test results are reported to the health department as soon as they are confirmed, but negative test results are not reported within 24 to 72 hours.
The total number of cases reported by the Utah Department of Health each day since the outbreak in Utah, including the current number of victims, survivors and deaths.
Recovered cases are defined as having not been infected with COVID-19 and died three or more weeks earlier.
According to the Department of Health, deaths reported by the state usually occur two to seven days earlier. Some deaths may still be behind, especially if the person is from Utah, but dies in another state.
The Department of Health reports confirmed and possible COVID-19 case deaths within the case limits defined by the State Council and regional epidemiologists. The death toll is subject to change once the trial is over.
For deaths that are said to be COVID-19 deaths, the Department of Health says the person would not have died without COVID-19.
The data included in this story primarily reflect the state of Utah as a whole. For more localized data, visit your local health district website.
More information about Utah’s health guidance status is available at coronavirus.utah.gov/utah-health-guidance-levels.
Information from the Utah Department of Health and coronavirus.utah.gov/case-counts. For more information on how the Utah Department of Health compiles and reports COVID-19 data, see coronavirus.utah.gov/case-counts Scroll to the “Data Notes” section at the bottom of the page.