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San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg and Bexar County Choose Nelson Wolff up to date the group concerning the native response to COVID-19 of their each day briefing Monday evening.
Nirenberg reported 70,236 whole COVID-19 circumstances and 1,301 whole deaths in Bexar County, a rise of 194 new circumstances as of Monday. No new deaths have been reported right now.
The 7-day shifting common of circumstances is 297.
Metropolis officers additionally reported that 407 sufferers are hospitalized, 142 are within the intensive care unit and 65 are on ventilators. There are 16% of staffed beds accessible and 69% of ventilators accessible. The mayor mentioned the hospital system is beginning to present increased stress, and that is the primary time there have been greater than 400 sufferers within the hospital since August.
Nirenberg mentioned there have been 46 hospital admissions previously 24 hours. Wolff mentioned there are presently 66 COVID-19 sufferers from El Paso in San Antonio hospitals.
The positivity price is 9.4% this week, up 1% from final week. The realm has a average COVID-19 threat degree, Nirenberg mentioned.
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