Coronavirus in IRC, March 6 update

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Afternoon update, March 6, 2021

Indian River County verified 19 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, according to the Florida Department of Health county report. This raises the total amount of county cases to 11,175, while the death toll remained at 267.

The numbers in the reports are provisional and subject to change. Health officials said 116 out of the 267 Indian River County deaths were at long-term care facilities.

The long-term care facilities with COVID-19 cases can be found here. The facilities with virus-related deaths can be found here.

There have been 777 COVID-19 hospitalizations in Indian River County, health officials said. The number of hospitalizations and county cases are both cumulative.

There were 15 people still hospitalized as of Saturday, according to the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration.

For the Indian River County cases among residents, 7,550 were white, 1,084 were black, 1,001 were listed as “other” and 1,445 were listed as “unknown.”

Statewide, the number of COVID-19 cases increased to 1,940,897, health officials said. The number of virus-related deaths increased to 32,200.

The statewide vaccine summary can be found here. The county-by-county vaccine summary can be found here.

Afternoon update, March 5, 2021

Indian River County verified 20 new COVID-19 cases Friday, according to the Florida Department of Health county report. This raises the total amount of county cases to 11,157, while the death toll remained at 267.

The numbers in the reports are provisional and subject to change. Health officials said 116 out of the 267 Indian River County deaths were at long-term care facilities.

The long-term care facilities with COVID-19 cases can be found here. The facilities with virus-related deaths can be found here.

There have been 756 COVID-19 hospitalizations in Indian River County, health officials said. The number of hospitalizations and county cases are both cumulative.

There were 15 people still hospitalized as of Friday, according to the Florida Agency for Health Care Administration.

For the Indian River County cases among residents, 7,538 were white, 1,084 were black, 996 were listed as “other” and 1,444 were listed as “unknown.”

Statewide, the number of COVID-19 cases increased to 1,936,207, health officials said. The number of virus-related deaths increased to 32,093.

The statewide vaccine summary can be found here. The county-by-county vaccine summary can be found here.

See previous Indian River County daily virus coverage here.

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