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Lee Health says there are 272 COVID-19 hospitalizations

Posted at 3:29 PM, Jan 31, 2022
and last updated 2022-01-31 15:29:02-05

LEE COUNTY, Fla. — Lee Health says they are not experiencing a steep decline in COVID patients with its numbers plateauing between 250 - 280 patients per day.

Today’s Lee Health update:

  • There are 272 COVID-19 patients in the hospital.
  • 8 patients are receiving treatment at the Golisano Children’s hospital
  • The staffed operational bed capacity was at 93% this morning.
  • 92% of operational bed capacity for the intensive care unit was the count this morning. 41 COVID patients were in the ICU.
  • 661 patients were seen at Lee Health’s emergency departments yesterday.