17 more dead from COVID-19 in Wisconsin; 5.8 percent fully vaccinated


MADISON (WKOW) — Seventeen extra folks had been added to the whole of those that have died in Wisconsin because of COVID-19, in keeping with the newest numbers from the Wisconsin Division of Well being Providers.

Deaths for every day are reported by DHS HERE.

DHS additionally reported 81 folks had been newly hospitalized.

As of Friday afternoon, 370 COVID-19 sufferers had been being handled in Wisconsin hospitals, down 18 from the day prior.

Of these, 96 are within the ICU, down 11 from the day earlier than, in keeping with the Wisconsin Hospital Affiliation. 

There have been 676 constructive COVID-19 exams since yesterday in Wisconsin and 4,216 unfavourable outcomes.


The Division of Well being Providers dashboard reveals the seven-day common of constructive exams. (CHART)

(App customers, see the each day stories and charts HERE.)

Of all constructive instances reported because the pandemic started, 543,411 or 97.2 p.c, are thought of recovered.

Deaths, hospitalizations because of COVID-19

Date New
Feb. 20 17 81 6,284 25,716
Feb. 19 35 79 6,267 25,635
Feb. 18 18 58 6,232 25,556
Feb. 17 10 76 6,214 25,498
Feb. 16 38 82 6,204 25,422
Feb. 15 4 38 6,166 25,340
Feb. 14 1 34 6,162 25,302

As of Tuesday, a complete of 1,159,390 vaccines have been administered all through Wisconsin.

To date, 13.7 p.c of Wisconsinites have gotten at the very least one dose of the vaccine. 5.8 p.c of the state has full the vaccine collection.

Vaccination numbers can change on a rolling foundation because the state will get extra knowledge every day.

DHS now has a county-level dashboard to evaluate the COVID-19 exercise stage in counties and Healthcare Emergency Readiness Coalition areas that measure what DHS calls the burden in every county. View the dashboard HERE.

The Wisconsin Division of Well being Providers updates the statistics every day on its web site round 2 p.m.

(Our complete coronavirus protection is on the market right here.)

The brand new pressure of the coronavirus causes the illness COVID-19. Signs embody cough, fever and shortness of breath. A full record of signs is on the market on the Facilities for Illness Management web site.

In extreme instances, pneumonia can develop. These most in danger embody the aged, folks with coronary heart or lung illness in addition to anybody at higher danger of an infection.

For many, the virus is delicate, presenting equally to a typical chilly or the flu.

Anybody who thinks they could have the illness ought to name forward to a hospital or clinic earlier than getting into for a prognosis. Doing so provides the employees time to take the right precautions so the virus doesn’t unfold.

These needing emergency medical providers ought to proceed to make use of 911.

(County by county outcomes can be found right here).


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