Coronavirus Daily News Update

Coronavirus Daily News Update

Monday, September 26, 2022

Please note that the information on this page is updated daily, Monday - Fridayexcept holidays.  

Our daily COVID-19 patient report combines data from both Sarasota Memorial Hospital-Sarasota Campus and SMH-Venice. Although both hospitals have seen patient-volume increases, they are operating at normal capacity at this time and are effectively managing the current COVID surge.

Sarasota Memorial Hospital-Sarasota & Sarasota Memorial Hospital-Venice

COVID-19 Patient Update 

Includes hospitalized patients who are positive for COVID-19 and those cleared of infection but still hospitalized at SMH facilities.

Total COVID inpatients today: 29 (27 yesterday)
COVID patients in ICU: 5 (5 yesterday)


COVID-19 Test Results

SMH positivity rate: 6.5% (7.3% for week ending September 23, 2022)


Cumulative COVID-19 Cases

Total number of patients treated since outbreak began.
Patient admissions: 8,3337 (8,332 yesterday)
Patient deaths: 713 (713 yesterday)

For more information, click here to visit our dedicated COVID-19 webpage


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