COVID-19 hospitalization cases rising

by | Jun 17, 2020 | Latest

County reporting now handled by DSHS

 The reopening of Texas and subsequent protests in the area could be cause for concern in relation to the continued rise in COVID cases.

While some may think the concern is justified, others may attribute the rise to the in­creased amount of testing now available.

One key statistic that is reported daily is hospitaliza­tions.

From May 16 to May 31 state-wide COVID-19 cases that required hospital care dropped from 1,791 to 1,684 for those days.

For the full story, see the June 17 issue or subscribe online.

By Chad Engbrock • [email protected]

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