ONE-STOP-SHOP: Stats, links related to COVID-19

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ONE-STOP-SHOP: Stats, links related to COVID-19
Continued coverage of COVID-19 (Source: WAFB)

LOUISIANA (WAFB) - This is your one-stop-shop guide to everything you need to know about the impact of COVID-19. Categories are listed alphabetically. If you have questions, Louisiana has a statewide call network. Please call 211 or text the keyword LACOVID to 898-211. If you are stressed out and need help from a free, confidential crisis counselor text REACHOUT to 741741.

As of Thursday, August 13, the Louisiana Department of Health reported the following cases for the state:

  • 135,439 positive cases - increase of about 1,000 cases
  • 4,279 deaths - 41 new deaths
  • 1,320 patients in the hospital - hospital data delayed (see chart below)
  • 211 patients on ventilators - hospital data delayed (see chart below)
  • Due to recent changes in federal reporting requirements, hospital related data has been delayed. LDH will update these data as soon as possible.
  • 103,512 patients recovered - no change

If all of this is a bit overwhelming and you need to lighten your mood, head on over to our section called Reason to Smile. We’re posting uplifting stories and sharing what real people are doing to keep finding joy in everyday life. We also have a corresponding Facebook group.


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