COVID-19 in SWLA: Dec. 21, 2020

COVID-19 in SWLA: Dec. 21, 2020
Regional Medical Director, Dr. Lacey Cavanaugh explains the percent positivity rate for Region Five.

LAKE CHARLES, La. (KPLC) - The Louisiana Department of Health updates numbers each day, except Saturday.

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COVID-19 IN LOUISIANA

· 1,111 new cases.

· 64 new deaths.

· 1,590 patients hospitalized (56 more than previous day).

COVID-19 IN REGION 5

· 51 new cases.

· 4 new deaths.

· 90 hospitalizations (one fewer than previous day).

CALCASIEU

· 26 new cases.

· 2 new deaths.

ALLEN

· 0 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

BEAUREGARD

· 14 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

CAMERON

· 0 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

JEFF DAVIS

· 13 new cases.

· 2 new deaths.

VERNON (REGION 6)

· 11 new cases.

· 0 new deaths.

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