SALEM, Ore-- On Saturday the Oregon Health Authority announced another 751 new confirmed and presumptive cases of coronavirus along with three additional deaths. With those 751 new cases, Oregon is less than 5,000 cases away from reaching 200,000 total cases according to OHA.
The number of hospitalized patients with COVID-19 across Oregon is 332, which is five fewer than yesterday. There are also 75 COVID-19 patients in intensive care unit (ICU) beds, which is two fewer than yesterday.
The total number of COVID-19 positive patient bed-days in the most recent seven days is 2,355, which is a 0.1% increase from the previous seven days. The peak daily number of beds occupied by COVID-19 positive patients in the most recent seven days is 351.
Several Southern Oregon counties also reported new cases of coronavirus on Saturday including: Jackson(39), Josephine(10), Klamath(40) and Lake(1) counties.
Today, OHA is also reporting that 42,051 new doses of COVID-19 vaccinations were added to the state immunization registry. Of this total, 26,502 doses were administered on May 14 and 15,549 were administered on previous days but were entered into the vaccine registry on May 14.
As of today, there are 2,051,139 people who have had at least one dose of a vaccine. A total of 1,458,561 have received a second dose of Pfizer or Moderna vaccines.
The seven-day running average is now 30,708 doses per day.