Coronavirus cases, hospitalizations in Florida Friday, Sept. 24

Posted at 10:44 AM, Sep 24, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-24 16:18:55-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) — The Florida Hospital Association, the state’s leading voice for hospitals and health systems, provided the following update Saturday on COVID-19 hospitalizations in the state.

Statewide data is derived from the federal Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).

Total Confirmed New Cases: 9/23/2021: 7,753

Total Confirmed Hospitalizations: 7,113

As of Friday, Sept. 24, Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare has 59 COVID-positive patients, 51 of which are unvaccinated, 28 are in critical condition. One patient is a juvenile under the age of 17.

There were four COVID-19 related deaths and four new admissions as of Wednesday.


Capital Regional Medical Center has 50 patients hospitalized with COVID-19.

Leon County Schools reports 248 positive COVID-19 staff and students over the past 14 days. LCS reports 420 students were quarantined on Thursday, September 23, 2021.