No COVID deaths reported in Oregon Monday
The Oregon Health Authority reported 324 new COVID-19 cases and no new deaths statewide from the illness Monday.
The state’s death toll remained at 2,155, and the total number of cases rose to 153,134, according to a news release.
Jackson County reported 43 new cases, bringing the area’s total to 8,160. No new cases were reported in Josephine County, keeping its total at 2,267 cases.
Twenty-six people were hospitalized Monday with the disease in Jackson and Josephine counties, two more than Sunday, with eight of those patients in ICU, according to public health officials. Statewide, 167 people were hospitalized with the illness, one more than Sunday, with 47 in ICU, three more than Sunday, according to state data.
“Oregon has now administered a cumulative total of 821,311 first and second doses of COVID-19 vaccines,” an OHA news release said. “To date, 924,575 doses of vaccine have been delivered to sites across Oregon.”
In Jackson County, 16,116 people have been fully vaccinated, while 9,656 have received the first dose. In Josephine County, 4,427 people have been vaccinated, and 3,452 have received the first dose.