Coronavirus cases, hospitalizations in Florida Thursday, Sept. 23

Posted at 3:54 PM, Sep 23, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-23 17:11:15-04

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: 6,271

Total Confirmed Hospitalizations: 7,556

As of Thursday, Sept. 23, 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 459 students were quarantined on Wednesday, September 21, 2021.