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COVID-19: 1,187 new cases and 46 new deaths reported in OC, 13 new cases in Laguna Beach 

Sadly, OC Health Care Agency reports that 3,358 people have died due to COVID-19 in Orange County, including 46 new deaths reported today (February 7). There have been “less than five deaths” of Laguna Beach residents to date.

The county reported 1,187 new cases of COVID-19 in OC today. There have been 238,264 cumulative cases to date.

The percentage of adult ICU beds currently available in OC is 10.4 percent unadjusted and 0 percent adjusted.* 58 percent of ventilators are currently available countywide.

The county reports that 1,093 individuals are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 (-71 since yesterday’s report – includes ICU); 335 are in ICU (-12 since yesterday’s report).

The county reports that there have been 762 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Laguna Beach to date, including 13 new cases reported today and 34 new cases reported since last Sunday’s report.

The county estimates 198,368 “recovered cases” according to its data criteria.

For questions about the data presented by the county, call (714) 834-2000 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

To view the data dashboard, click here.

COVID-19 numbers are updated daily by Stu News Laguna and reported on our social media pages @StuNewsLaguna.

*Adjusted ICU capacity takes into account the percentage of COVID-19 positive patients in the ICU (the higher the percentage of COVID-19 positive patients in the ICU, the more the adjustment).

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Courtesy of OC Health Care Agency

Orange County COVID-19 case data posted on February 7, as reported by the county; click here to visit page that is updated daily

 

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