The Virginia Department of Health released their daily updated numbers involving COVID-19 cases within the state.
According to their website, there are now 666,986 total cases, 519,310 of which are confirmed and 147,676 are probable. There are 10,902 total COVID-19 related deaths, with 9,192 being confirmed and 1,710 being probable. The case numbers are up by 336, and deaths are up by 7 since Sunday.
Virginia had some positive news Monday as the state reported the lowest number of daily COVID-19 cases in over a year at 336 since Sunday. Gov. Northam tweeted about the information saying, "The data is giving us a very clear message—the vaccines are working. Getting your shot is now easier than ever, and there are multiple ways to locate a vaccine provider near you."
A total of 7,181,225 COVID-19 PCR tests have now been given in Virginia.
As of Monday Virginia has given a total of 6,789,297 COVID-19 vaccines. That is 66,863 statewide doses given in a day. Hampton Roads areas administered 7,494 COVID-19 doses in 24 hours. The table below gives more information about local vaccine distribution.
The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association also updated their numbers. As of Monday, there are 603 people currently being hospitalized, confirmed with COVID-19. There are 148 people receiving inpatient hospital care whose test results are still pending. Combined, there are a total of 751 being hospitalized for coronavirus related illness.
197 confirmed positive patients, and those whose test results are pending, are currently hospitalized in the ICU.
113 hospital patients, both confirmed for coronavirus, and those with test results pending, are currently on a ventilator. 835 ventilators are being used in hospitals out of the 2,973 in the state - that's 28% usage.
55,115 patients who have been hospitalized for coronavirus have been discharged.
Here's the breakdown of COVID-19 case and vaccine information for local areas:
|TOTAL CASES||NEW CASES TODAY||TOTAL HOSPITALIZED||NEW IN HOSPITAL TODAY||TOTAL DEATHS||NEW DEATHS TODAY||TOTAL VACCINE DOSES GIVEN||VACCINES DOSES REPORTED SINCE YESTERDAY|
|ISLE OF WIGHT||3,135||0||148||0||68||0||29,060||220|