Yesterday there were 16,537 total positives.
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From the Mayor’s Office:
“The District’s reported data for Thursday, October 22, 2020 includes 72 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 16,609.
The District reported no additional COVID-19 related deaths.
Tragically, 642 District residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19.
Below is a summary of the District’s current ReOpening Metrics.”
October 22, 2020:
Total Overall Number of Tests: 485,753
Total Number of DC Residents Tested: 246,627*
Total Positives: 16,609
Total Lives Lost: 642
Cleared from Isolation: 13,028
All data are preliminary and are subject to change based on additional reporting.
Hospital Status Data
October 22, 2020
Total ICU Beds in Hospitals: 345
ICU Beds Available: 65
Total Reported Ventilators in Hospitals: 440
In-Use Ventilators in Hospitals: 174
Available Ventilators in Hospitals: 266
Total COVID-19 Patients in DC Hospitals: 91
Total COVID-19 Patients in ICU: 23
Total Patients in DC Hospitals (COVID and non-COVID): 2,146
Percentage of pre-COVID Hospital Bed Capacity: 86%