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Monroe County Department of Health reports 398 new Covid-19 cases



Monroe County, N.Y. – On Thursday afternoon, Monroe County Department of Health officials reported no new deaths and 398 new Covid-19 cases. This brings the county to a total of 44,403 coronavirus cases and 841 deaths since the beginning of the pandemic.

The county’s positivity rate is now 6.1%, which is the lowest rate reported since last year, November 29.

727 people infected with the coronavirus are hospitalized in Finger Lakes region and 168 of them are treated in an ICU.

Health officials also stated that the region has now 33% available hospital capacity and 22% available ICU capacity.

The reported new cases include the following patients, by age and gender:

8 Female under 10
7 Male under 10
28 Female 10-19
30 Male 10-19
40 Female in her 20s
37 Male in his 20s
27 Female in 30s
25 Male in his 30s
1 Non-binary in 30s
29 Female in her 40s
26 Male in his 40s
35 Female in her 50s
19 Male in his 50s
1 Non-binary in 50s
17 Female in her 60s
24 Male in his 60s
14 Female in her 70s
13 Male in his 70s
3 Female in her 80s
9 Male in his 80s
4 Female in her 90s
1 Male in his 90s
Female 100+
Male 100+