Coronavirus: Orange County reports 565 new cases and 6 new deaths as of Aug. 9 – OCRegister

The Orange County Healthcare Firm reported 565 new cases of the coronavirus as of Sunday, Aug. 9, bringing the countys cumulative total to 39,641 cases.

The county reports 474,144 tests for the infection have actually been offered because regional tracking started in March. There were at least 14,665 tests given as of Sunday.

Of the 726 deaths, 284 were competent nursing facility residents, 38 were in assisted living centers and one was noted as homeless.

The county reported Sunday that 487 individuals with coronavirus were hospitalized, consisting of 163 individuals in intensive care.

The states coronavirus-tracking control panel reveals Orange County had at least 43% of its ICU beds readily available on Sunday.

It is estimated that more than half of the reported cases, or 29,931 as of Sunday, are individuals who have recuperated. The healing count is based upon the prior 28-day cumulative case count.

The agency noted that the California Reportable Disease Information Exchange has been experiencing problems with the application that gets test reports from labs and then sends them to CalREDIE. The state health department is trying to resolve the concern, which may have led to a lower variety of day-to-day COVID-19 positive cases received and tests reported just recently. On Monday, the firm reported more than 17,000 tests that had been backlogged.

There were 6 brand-new deaths reported in Orange County on Sunday, raising the death toll to 726.

According to the California Department of Health, there have been at least 4,710 new cases of COVID-19 in Orange County in the last 14 days.

The countys breakdown of deaths by age is as follows:

85 and older: 31% (225 )
75-84: 23% (163 )
65-74: 19% (142 )
55-64: 13% (91 )
45-54: 9% (68 )
35-44: 3% (24 )
25-34: 1.5% (10 )
18-24: << 1% (3 ) Information published each day is subject and preliminary to alter, officials emphasize. More info may become offered as individual case examinations are completed. You can discover the Orange County Health Care Agency control panel here . Orange County total cases by ZIP code for Aug. 4: . Case demographics since July 29:.