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Virginia sees highest coronavirus case increase of 1,483 as state enters week two of Phase One

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Posted at 10:58 AM, May 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-25 10:58:05-04

The Virginia Department of Health released their daily updated numbers involving coronavirus cases within the state.

According to their website, there are now 37,727 total cases, 35,890 of which are confirmed and 1,837 are probable. There are 1,208 total coronavirus related deaths, with 1,158 being confirmed and 50 being probable. The case numbers are up by 1,483, and deaths are up by 37 since Sunday.

The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association also updated their numbers. As of Sunday, there are 962 people currently being hospitalized for coronavirus. There are 414 people currently receiving inpatient hospital care whose test results are pending. 349 confirmed positive patients, and those whose test results are pending, are currently hospitalized in the ICU.

182 hospital patients, both confirmed for coronavirus, and those with test results pending, are currently on a ventilator. 611 ventilators are being used in hospitals out of the 2,954 in the state - that's 21% usage.

5,145 patients who have been hospitalized for coronavirus have been discharged.

Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:

  • Chesapeake 449 cases, 82 hospitalized, 14 deaths
  • Accomack 731 cases, 41 hospitalized, 11 deaths
  • Northampton 216 cases, 21 hospitalized, 17 deaths
  • Hampton 181 cases, 30 hospitalized, 3 deaths
  • Norfolk 437 cases, 61 hospitalized, 6 deaths
  • James City County 197 cases, 55 hospitalized, 16 deaths
  • Newport News 245 cases, 38 hospitalized, 10 deaths
  • Poquoson 7 cases, 2 hospitalized, 0 deaths
  • Williamsburg 43 cases, 9 hospitalized, 3 deaths
  • York County 69 cases, 9 hospitalized, 3 deaths
  • Portsmouth 272 cases, 40 hospitalized, 11 deaths
  • Gloucester 30 cases, 7 hospitalized, 1 death
  • Virginia Beach 618 cases, 90 hospitalized, 20 deaths
  • Franklin City 39 cases, 2 hospitalized, 1 death
  • Isle of Wight 125 cases, 11 hospitalized, 3 deaths
  • Southampton 143 cases, 5 hospitalized, 2 deaths
  • Suffolk 300 cases, 46 hospitalized, 31 deaths

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