Yesterday there were 52,843 total positives.
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From the Mayor’s Office:
“The District’s reported data for August 17, 2021 includes 181 new positive coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, bringing the District’s overall positive case total to 53,024.
The District reported that two additional residents lost their lives due to COVID-19.
Tragically, 1,153 District residents have lost their lives due to COVID-19.
Below is a summary of the District’s current ReOpening Metrics.”
August 17, 2021
Total Overall Number of Tests: 1,789,456
Total Number of DC Residents Tested: 544,879*
Total Positives: 52,843
Total Lives Lost: 1,151
Cleared from Isolation: 34,985*
*All data are preliminary and are subject to change based on additional reporting
Hospital Status Data
August 17, 2021
Total ICU Beds in Hospitals: 345
ICU Beds Available: 60
Total Reported Ventilators in Hospitals: 440
In-Use Ventilators in Hospitals: 148
Available Ventilators in Hospitals: 292
Total COVID-19 Patients in DC Hospitals: 92
Total COVID-19 Patients in ICU: 25
Total Patients in DC Hospitals (COVID and non-COVID): 2,092
Percentage of pre-COVID Hospital Bed Capacity: 84%
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