NC COVID-19 hospitalizations decline modestly

By on October 25, 2020

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services reported 1,807 new cases of COVID-19 on Oct. 25, a drop of more than 700 cases from the previous day. In addition, 4,157 people have succumbed to the virus, which has infected 260,099 people since the beginning of the outbreak. The number of people currently hospitalized with the virus dropped slightly from the previous day to 1,148, while the percentage of positive tests out of all tests administered moved back over the 7% mark to 7.2%.

Statewide NC coronavirus numbers – Oct. 25

See today’s COVID-19 Update for NC interactive charts

  • Total reported NC cases – 260,099
  • New cases reported today – 1,807
  • Reported NC deaths – 4,157
  • Currently hospitalized – 1,148
  • Suspected COVID-19 cases hospitalized in past 24 hours – 239 (down 20 since yesterday)
  • Confirmed COVID-19 case hospitalized in past 24 hours – 183 (up 36 from yesterday
  • Adults in ICU with COVID-19 – 310 (down 28 since yesterday)
  • Patients presumed to be recovered – 218,541   
  • Reported cases in Dare, Currituck and Hyde Counties – 1,067 (Dare 670, Currituck 222, Hyde 175)
  • Completed tests – 3,834,686
  • Daily percent positive tests – 7.2%

Note: Every morning, the NC Department of Health and Human Services posts updates o number of reported cases of coronavirus. That number reflects positive results from all tests, including the NC State Laboratory of Public Health and all hospital and commercial labs. There may be other reports, from the media and elsewhere, that will include different numbers during a given day, but this is an effective way of tracking numbers from the same source on a day-to-day basis.

SOURCE: NC DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES

Link to COVID-19 North Carolina Dashboard



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