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January 19 COVID-19 Update

Author: Health Admin/Tuesday, January 19, 2021/Categories: Health

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The Niagara County Department of Health issued the following update on positive COVID-19 cases in Niagara County.  ** Please note that this is a partial accounting for positive cases since Friday morning.  There are still a significant number to be tabulated.  These will be included in tomorrow’s report.  ** 

 

We regretfully report the deaths of 15 Niagara County residents.  We extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of these individuals. 

 

The rest of the update is as follows: 

  • 395  new positive cases (partial tabulation beginning Friday morning) 
  • Total of 11,771 positives to date (isolations + recoveries + deaths) 
  • 2127 active cases (2099 isolating at home, 28 in hospital) 
  • 9439 recovered 
  • 205 deaths  
  • 255,833 tests of Niagara County residents (https://covid19tracker.health.ny.gov/)  

     

The Niagara County heat map that breaks the positive cases down by municipality since the beginning of the pandemic can be found here: https://tinyurl.com/ybgzmusw

The Niagara County heat map that breaks down active cases only by municipality can be found here: https://tinyurl.com/y5b4hldh

Data on nursing home fatalities is tracked by New York State.  That information can be found here: https://www.health.ny.gov/statistics/diseases/covid-19/fatalities_nursing_home_acf.pdf 

Information and resources relative to 2019 Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) can be found at: https://www.niagaracounty.com/health/Services/Public-Health-Preparedness/2019-Novel-Coronavirus-COVID-19 

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