50 new COVID-19 cases reported Thursday


Staff report



SCIOTO — The Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 50 new cases on Thursday for Scioto County bringing the total to 20,201 since the start of the outbreak.

There were 170 more recoveries reported by ODH Thursday for the county bringing the number of recoveries to 18,689 over the course of the pandemic.

ODH reported four additional hospitalizations for Scioto County Thursday bringing the total to 1,204 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 34,804 or 46.21% of the total population of the county (75,315). The number of additional doses (booster shots) received is 13,871.

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Staff report