BATAVIA — Three new COVID-19 related deaths were reported Tuesday in the GLOW region.

The deaths included two in Genesee County and one in Wyoming County. Active community cases, in the meantime, remained essentially stable, increasing by one to 544.

A total of 188 new coronavirus cases were reported throughout the GLOW region, with more than half in Livingston County. That compares to 120 recoveries.

Here’s a county-by-county look at the data:

Genesee County on Tuesday reported 26 new cases of COVID-19 for a total of 3,713 cases since the pandemic arrived in the region in March.

The new cases include people less than 20 years old, and in their 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, and 70s. They include people in the county’s western, central and eastern regions.

One of the new positive cases is a resident of the Batavia VA Medical Center.

Two people over the age of 65 have died due to COVID-19 — one resided at Genesee Senior Living and one resided at the Batavia VA Medical Center.

There are 21 people currently hospitalized.

The county also reported 32 new recoveries, for a total of 3,145.

Genesee County data showed 157 active community cases under mandatory isolation on Tuesday. The state is now reporting a total of 104 COVID-19-related deaths in Genesee County — an increase of one.

There have been 82,604 total tests for the virus conducted in Genesee County. The results include 78,891 negative tests for an infection rate among those tested of 4.49 percent.

Orleans County reported 23 new positive cases for a total of 2,061 since the pandemic began, officials said.

A case in the west region in their 30s was deemed not to be an Orleans County resident and retracted from the data.

The individuals are under the age of 20 and in their 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, and 70s. They include people in the county’s western, central and eastern regions, and three of the positive individuals were on quarantine prior to testing positive.

Two of the new positive individuals are residents at the Orchard Rehabilitation & Nursing Center

The number of recoveries in Orleans County increased by 28 at 1,660 people.

Ten people were hospitalized as of Tuesday.

As of Tuesday, there were 123 active community cases under mandatory isolation. The state is reporting Orleans County has 74 deaths — an increase of one.

To date, there have been 44,894 total tests conducted for county residents, with 42,833 of them negative for an infection rate of 4.59 percent among those tested.

Wyoming County reported 41 new COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, bringing its overall total to 1,802 community cases since the pandemic began, according to the Wyoming County Health Department.

Eight are from the northwest quadrant, which includes Attica, Bennington, Orangeville and Sheldon; 11 are from the southwest quadrant which includes Arcade, Eagle, Java and Wethersfield; five are from the southeast quadrant, which includes Castile, Gainesville, Genesee Falls and Pike; and 17 are from the northeast quadrant which includes Covington, Middlebury, Perry and Warsaw.

The cases include seven people under the age of 20, 10 in their 20s, four in their 30s, four in their 40s, six in their 50s, six in their 60s, one in their 70s, two in their 80s and one in their 90s.

There were 27 new cases at state correctional facilities in Wyoming County. Those facilities have had a total of 367 cases.

The cases at state correctional facilities are managed by the state Department of Corrections and Community Supervision and are not included in the Wyoming County total.

As of Tuesday, the county had 110 active cases under mandatory isolation, 302 people in mandatory quarantine, and 16 in precautionary quarantine after traveling out-of-state. Wyoming County Health Department has administered 1,100 vaccine doses to date.

Twenty-four recoveries were reported, bringing the county’s total to 1,650.

Wyoming County’s death total is being reported at 42 by county health officials — an increase of one. The state has Wyoming County death total at 45 — an increase of one.

A total of 50,374 tests have been conducted, with 48,572 negative results. The infection rate among those tested is 3.58 percent.

The Livingston County Department of Public Health reported 98 new confirmed COVID-19 cases on Tuesday, increasing its overall total to 2,877 cases.

There are 154 active cases among Livingston County residents, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map.

The county has reported 35 COVID-19-related deaths.

The county recorded 36 new recoveries Monday, bringing its total to 2,688.

A total of eight people are hospitalized. One is in intensive care.

Active cases include 32 in Mount Morris (up three); 18 in Geneseo (up two); 16 each in Caledonia (down one) and Dansville (down three); 15 in Livonia (up four); 12 in Avon (down one); nine in Nunda (down one); seven in Lima (up one): six in Conesus; five each in Piffard (up three) and Wayland; four in Leicester (up one); three in Scottsburg (down one); and one each in Dalton, Groveland, Hemlock, Hunt, Lakeville and Springwater (down one).

Livingston County has administered 87,379 tests for COVID-19 among county residents. The results include 84,502 negative results, according to the county’s COVID-19 tracking map. The infection rate among those tested is 3.29 percent.

SUNY Geneseo reported six active cases among its college community on Monday, according to the SUNY Geneseo and SUNY COVID-19 data trackers. All six were isolating off-campus and one person was in mandatory quarantine.

Source link Corona News