Coronavirus cases, hospitalizations in Florida Tuesday, Sept. 28

Posted at 10:45 AM, Sep 28, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-28 15:12:23-04

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: 6,138

7-day change in hospitalizations: - 24.5%

As of Tuesday, Sept. 28 Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare has 53 COVID-positive patients, 47 of which are unvaccinated, 28 are in critical condition. Two patients are juveniles under the age of 17.

There were three COVID-19 related deaths and three new admissions as of Monday.


Capital Regional Medical Center has 45 patients hospitalized with COVID-19.

Leon County Schools reports 187 positive COVID-19 staff and students over the past 14 days. LCS reports 279 students were quarantined on Monday, September 27, 2021.