260 COVID-19 Cases Added This Weekend
By edhat staff
The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department (PHD) has added 260 COVID-19 cases since Friday as hospitalizations decrease.
The county's grand total is now 5,836 while the active case count is 308 as of Monday.
PHD is reporting 79 hospitalizations including 24 people in the intensive care unit (ICU). This number is down from Friday where there were 85 hospitalizations with 26 ICU cases.
More numbers can be found here.
Specific Numbers to Cottage Health
Below is a status update as of July 27, 2020.
Cottage Health is caring for a total of 239 patients across all campuses.
187 are acute care patients; 201 acute care beds remain available.
Of the 187 acute care patients, 12 patients are on ventilators. 78 ventilators remain available (adult, pediatric and neonatal ventilators).
Of the 187 acute care patients, 33 are in isolation with COVID-19 symptoms; 30 are confirmed COVID-19 positive.
Of the 33 patients in isolation, 8 patients are in critical care.
From July 13-19:
4,256 COVID-19 laboratory tests were collected by Cottage Health.
Results: 260 positive, 3,994 negative, 2 pending
From July 20-26:
3,730 COVID-19 laboratory tests were collected by Cottage Health.
Results: 202 positive, 2,984 negative, 544 pending