R.I. COVID-19 cases increase by 122 


VERIFIED CASES of COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 122, without any deaths, the R.I. Department of Health stated Thursday. / COURTESY R.I. DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

PROVIDENCE– Verified cases of COVID-19 in Rhode Island increased by 122, without any deaths, the R.I. Department of Health stated Thursday.

Hospitalizations of COVID-19 clients overall 83, below 84 reported on Wednesday. Of those hospitalized, 5 remain in extensive care and less than 5 are on a ventilator.

There have actually been 162 brand-new cases per 100,000 individuals in Rhode Island in the previous 7 days.

By contrast, there were 299 brand-new cases recognized on Aug. 3, 2021. The transmission rate on Aug. 3, 2021, was 128.3 cases per 100,000 individuals. There were 55 COVID-19 clients hospitalized since Aug. 3, 2021, of whom 9 remained in ICU and 5 were on a ventilator.

There have actually been 858,088 people completely immunized in the state and 2.3 million overall COVID-19 vaccine dosages administered.

Verified cases in the state overall 412,179, a boost of 419 from figures reported Wednesday, representing the everyday boosts and information modifications for previous days.

Deaths due to the infection in Rhode Island overall 3,630.

There were 2,152 tests processed Wednesday, with 8.2 million tests administered because the start of the pandemic.

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