Coronavirus hospitalizations in Florida, Monday, Aug. 16

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Posted at 3:49 PM, Aug 16, 2021
and last updated 2021-08-16 15:49:25-04

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).

At Tallahassee Memorial HealthCare there are 86 positive coronavirus patients. Eleven of those patients had previously received the vaccine.

As of Monday, Aug. 16, South Georgia Medical Center reached a record high number of 109 inpatients positive with COVID-19. This comes directly after the health system experienced a significant increase in the demand for COVID-19 tests.

Total Confirmed Hospitalizations for the State: 15,656