18 new COVID-19 cases reported Sunday

Staff report

SCIOTO —The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 19 new cases on Sunday for Scioto County bringing the total to 12,852 since the start of the outbreak.

There were 14 more recoveries reported by ODH Sunday for the county bringing the number of recoveries to 11,853 over the course of the pandemic.

ODH reported one additional hospitalization for Scioto County Sunday bringing the total to 915 people that have been hospitalized, during the outbreak, in connection with the virus or found to have the virus during their admission for other medical reasons. This number does not represent the number of people currently in the hospital in connection with COVID-19.

The level of community transmission for Scioto County continues to be high.

The number of original vaccines completed in Scioto County is 33,455 or 44.42% of the total population of the county (75,315). The number of additional doses (booster shots) received is 9,422.

Staff report