Ballad Health Reports 306 COVID-19 Patients Register In Hospital As ICU Numbers Reach A New High | WJHL

Johnson City, Tennessee (WJHL) – Ballad Health officials released the system’s latest COVID-19 numbers on December 9, announcing that there are now 306 patients receiving treatment for coronavirus in Ballad hospitals.

You can watch Ballad Health’s press briefing on Wednesday below:

The hospital system reported 91 deaths in the past seven days.

The number of patients totaling 306 is a new record higher than the new record set on Tuesday of 290. The system has also reported the largest number of patients in intensive care so far – 62.

ICU numbers have hit record or record highs every day since December 3rd.

Ballad Health officials indicated that the hospital’s system coverage area has a positive rate that has once again reached a new high of 27.2%.

Here is a breakdown of the COVID-19 data provided by Ballad Health:

  • Total number of COVID-19 patients in hospital: 306
  • Total number of COVID-19 entries: 49
  • Total number of COVID-19 discharges: 38
  • Total number of COVID-19 PUIs (patient under investigation): 6
  • COVID-19 custom beds available: 47
  • Number of COVID-19 patients in the ICU: 62
  • Number of COVID-19 patients using a ventilator: 36

Since March 1, Ballad has reported 798 COVID-19 deaths in its service area.

READ  Google Photos terminates the unlimited storage space policy - technology

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *