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377 confirmed, pending coronavirus hospitalizations across Roanoke, Lynchburg, New River Valley and Southside regions

This is 49 more hospitalizations than last week

Along with coronavirus cases rising comes the fear of hospitals reaching capacity for patients.
Along with coronavirus cases rising comes the fear of hospitals reaching capacity for patients.

ROANOKE, Va. – For the week of September 10, local hospitals are reporting 353 confirmed in-patient coronavirus cases with 102 of those cases in intensive care.

That’s four more people in the ICU compared to last week.

Carilion, Centra, LewisGale, Sovah and the VA have teamed up to send out weekly reports on COVID-19 hospitalizations in the Near Southwest region.

That region, as defined by VDH, includes Alleghany County, Amherst County, Appomattox County, Bedford County, Botetourt County, Campbell County, Covington, Craig County, Danville, Floyd County, Franklin County, Giles County, Henry County, Lynchburg, Martinsville, Montgomery County, Patrick County, Pittsylvania County, Pulaski County, Radford, Roanoke County, Roanoke and Salem.

Below is a week-by-week breakdown of hospitalized patients in that region:

DateHospitalized Confirmed COVID-19 PatientsICU PatientsPatients on VentilatorPatients Under Investigation (Awaiting Results)Total (Confirmed+PUIs)Change in Total from Previous Week
10/28/2020200502746246-------------
11/04/2020186402232218-28
11/11/202020338183523820
11/18/2020208362226234-4
11/25/202023449242926329
12/02/202028061302730744
12/09/202028567243431912
12/16/202030567373834324
12/23/202036383442839148
12/30/202038175432140211
01/06/202142087583345351
01/13/202145096553048027
01/20/2021432915731463-17
01/27/2021345855439384-79
02/03/2021328795127355-29
02/10/2021272634333305-50
02/17/2021248674319267-38
02/21/2021200503121221-46
03/03/2021187432918205-16
03/10/2021162301419181-24
03/17/202113725157144-37
03/24/202111632170116-28
03/31/2021120381831237
04/07/20211303216413411
04/14/202112433157131-3
04/21/20211433681115423
04/28/2021107331812119-35
05/05/202111942192013920
05/12/202198332020118-21
05/19/20217935151897-21
05/26/2021692682190-7
06/02/20216116101273-17
08/06/202111328-1512850
08/13/202117850-1319163
08/20/202118274-121943
08/27/202124081-2026066
09/03/202129788-2432161
09/10/202132698-4437049
09/17/2021353102-243777

About the Author:

Samantha Smith joined WSLS 10’s award-winning digital team as a digital content producer in July 2018.