The Virginia Department of Health released their daily updated numbers involving coronavirus cases within the state.
According to their website, there are now 25,800 total cases, 24,601 of which are confirmed and 1,199 that are probable. There are 891 total coronavirus related deaths, with 864 being confirmed and 27 probable. The case numbers are up by 730, and deaths are up by 41 since Monday.
A total of 171,239 testing encounters have been reported and 154,130 unique people have been tested in Virginia.
The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association also updated their numbers. As of Tuesday there are 1,082 people currently being hospitalized for coronavirus. There are 447 people currently receiving inpatient hospital care whose test results are pending. 364 confirmed positive patients, and those whose test results are pending, are currently hospitalized in the ICU.
201 hospital patients, both confirmed for coronavirus, and those with test results pending, are currently on a ventilator. 662 ventilators are being used in hospitals out of the 2,937 in the state - that's 23% usage.
3,400 patients who have been hospitalized for coronavirus have been discharged.
Gov. Northam announced Friday he anticipates and hopes to start Phase One of reopening Virginia on May 15. Here's a list of what Phase One looks like.
The 7-day moving average of number of cases both confirmed and probable has been on the decline since May 1. The last date is was updated on the VDH site was May 4 as illness may not have been reported in yet in more recent days (graph below).
Here's the breakdown of confirmed cases in local areas:
- Chesapeake- 343 cases, 70 hospitalized, 9 deaths
- Accomack- 530 cases, 23 hospitalized, 7 deaths
- Northampton- 171 cases, 9 hospitalized, 5 deaths
- Hampton- 147 cases, 29 hospitalized, 3 deaths
- Norfolk- 319 cases, 52 hospitalized, 5 deaths
- James City County- 174 cases, 53 hospitalized, 15 deaths
- Newport News- 166 cases, 36 hospitalized, 10 deaths
- Poquoson- 7 cases, 2 hospitalized, 0 deaths
- Williamsburg- 42 cases, 9 hospitalized, 3 deaths
- York County- 59 cases, 8 hospitalized, 2 deaths
- Portsmouth- 210 cases, 38 hospitalized, 9 deaths
- Gloucester- 27 cases, 7 hospitalized, 1 deaths
- Virginia Beach- 509 cases, 85 hospitalized, 18 deaths
- Franklin City- 26 cases, 3 hospitalized, 2 deaths
- Isle of Wight- 113 cases, 10 hospitalized, 3 deaths
- Southampton- 131 cases, 3 hospitalized, 1 deaths
- Suffolk- 219 cases, 39 hospitalized, 20 deaths