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January 8 COVID-19 Update

Author: Health Admin/Friday, January 8, 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:  

 

We regretfully report one new death of a Niagara County resident.  We extend our deepest sympathies to the family and friends of this individual. 

 

The rest of the update is as follows: 

 

  • 248 new positive cases 
  • Total of 10,089 positives to date (isolations + recoveries + deaths) 
  • 2268 active cases (2239 isolating at home, 29 in hospital) 
  • 7674 recovered 
  • 147 deaths  
  • 236,123 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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