429 New COVID-19 Cases and 8 Deaths
By edhat staff
The Santa Barbara County Public Health Department (PHD) is reporting 429 new COVID-19 cases and 8 deaths on Wednesday.
Six individuals were over 70 and two were 30-49 years of age. Five of the Individuals had underlying medical conditions and three of the deaths were associated with an outbreak at a congregate facility. The regions of residence include five from the City of Santa Maria, and one each from the City of Goleta, North County Unincorporated and the City of Santa Barbara.
There are now 2,007 active cases within the county including 167 hospitalizations with 55 patients in the intensive care unit (ICU).
The Southern California Region and Santa Barbara County ICU availability are both at 0%.
Cottage Health is reporting 20% capacity available for adult critical care with 85 patients in isolation with COVID-19 symptoms, 81 of those are confirmed to be COVID-19 positive.
On Wednesday Ventura County reported 1,520 new cases and 8 additional deaths ranging in age from 47 to 102. They have 420 hospitalizations including 81 in the ICU.
San Luis Obispo County reported 290 new cases on Wednesday with 2,835 active cases that include 39 hospitalizations with 14 in the ICU.
Detailed data and trends can be found on the community dashboard.