Coronavirus in Monroe County: 363 new cases confirmed, county updates deaths

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WHECTV
Updated: January 20, 2021 03:48 PM
Created: April 01, 2020 04:05 PM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — The Monroe County Department of Public Health announced 363 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 Wednesday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 43,977. The county also announced 39 deaths that occurred between Dec. 3 and Jan. 14.

A total of 841 people have died from COVID-19-related causes in Monroe County. The 7-day rolling average positivity rate for the county is now 6.3%.      

As of Wednesday, the Finger Lakes region's COVID-19 dashboard showed 741 people in the region are hospitalized and 171 of them in the ICU.

The percentage of total hospital beds available in the Finger Lakes region on a 7-day rolling average is 34%. The percentage of ICU beds available in the Finger Lakes region on a 7-day rolling average is 22%.

County residents who believe they have been in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19 can call 585-753-5555 or email COVID19@monroecounty.gov.

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