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Virginia reports 1,057 new coronavirus cases; number of hospitalized patients discharged passes 10K

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Posted at 9:32 AM, Jul 19, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-19 09:48:37-04

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

According to their website, there are now 77,430 total cases, 74,490 of which are confirmed and 2,940 are probable. There are 2,027 total coronavirus related deaths, with 1,923 being confirmed and 104 being probable. The case numbers are up by 1,057, and deaths are up by 2 since Saturday.

A total of 904,423 people in Virginia have now been tested.

The Virginia Hospital & Healthcare Association also updated their numbers. As of Sunday, there are 733 people currently being hospitalized for coronavirus. There are 453 people currently receiving inpatient hospital care whose test results are pending. 249 confirmed positive patients, and those whose test results are pending, are currently hospitalized in the ICU.

127 hospital patients, both confirmed for coronavirus, and those with test results pending, are currently on a ventilator. 586 ventilators are being used in hospitals out of the 2,983 in the state - that's 20% usage.

10,017 patients who have been hospitalized for coronavirus have been discharged.

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

  • Chesapeake 1,685 cases, 164 hospitalized, 24 deaths (+73 cases, +1 hospitalization from Saturday)
  • Accomack 1,052 cases, 73 hospitalized, 15 deaths (+1 case from Saturday)
  • Northampton 278 cases, 43 hospitalized, 28 deaths (+0 cases from Saturday)
  • Hampton 701 cases, 42 hospitalized, 4 deaths (+56 cases from Saturday)
  • Norfolk 2,155 cases, 140 hospitalized, 19 deaths (+21 cases, +2 hospitalizations from Saturday)
  • James City County 437 cases, 59 hospitalized, 16 deaths (+35 cases from Saturday)
  • Newport News 1,151 cases, 59 hospitalized, 16 deaths (+122 cases, +3 deaths from Saturday)
  • Poquoson 26 cases, 2 hospitalized, 0 deaths (+1 case from Saturday)
  • Williamsburg 94 cases, 12 hospitalized, 6 deaths (+3 cases from Saturday)
  • York County 216 cases, 12 hospitalized, 3 deaths (+16 cases from Saturday)
  • Portsmouth 966 cases, 96 hospitalized, 20 deaths (+41 cases from Saturday)
  • Gloucester 93 cases, 11 hospitalized, 1 deaths (+5 cases from Saturday)
  • Virginia Beach 2,610 cases, 148 hospitalized, 37 deaths (+146 cases, +4 hospitalizations, +1 death from Saturday)
  • Franklin City 89 cases, 6 hospitalized, 4 deaths (+2 cases from Saturday)
  • Isle of Wight 265 cases, 19 hospitalized, 9 deaths (+6 cases from Saturday)
  • Southampton 201 cases, 10 hospitalized, 11 deaths (+1 case from Saturday)
  • Suffolk 725 cases, 74 hospitalized, 44 deaths (+24 cases from Saturday)

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