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Volume 8, Issue 11  |  February 7, 2023Subscribe

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COVID-19: 3,824 new cases and 28 new deaths reported in OC, 69 new cases in Newport Beach

Sadly, OC Health Care Agency reports that 2,148 people have died due to COVID-19 in Orange County, including 28 new deaths reported today (January 12). There have been 33 deaths of Newport Beach residents to date.

The county reported 3,824 new cases of COVID-19 in OC today. There have been 195,685 cumulative cases to date.

ICU capacity remains very low and hospitalization numbers very high. The percentage of adult ICU beds currently available in OC is 6.4 percent unadjusted and 0 percent adjusted.* 34 percent of ventilators are currently available countywide.

The county reports that 2,200 individuals are currently hospitalized with COVID-19 (-21 since yesterday’s report – includes ICU); 535 are in ICU (-9 since yesterday’s report).

The county reports that there have been 2,783 confirmed cases of COVID-19 in Newport Beach to date, including 69 new cases reported today and 354 new cases reported since last Tuesday’s report.

The county estimates 121,434 “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 Newport and reported on our social media pages @StuNewsNewport.

*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 January 12, as reported by the county; click here to visit page that is updated daily

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