Coronavirus in Monroe County: 151 new cases confirmed

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Updated: February 26, 2021 04:18 PM
Created: April 01, 2020 04:05 PM

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — The Monroe County Department of Public Health announced 151 new confirmed cases of COVID-19 Friday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases to 51,372.

A total of 1,137 people have died from COVID-19-related causes in Monroe County. The 7-day rolling average positivity rate for the county is now 1.8%, and the 7-day rolling average of new cases is 147.      

As of Friday, the Finger Lakes region's COVID-19 dashboard showed 214 people in the region are hospitalized, including 66 in the ICU.

The percentage of total hospital beds available in the Finger Lakes region on a 7-day rolling average is 41%. The percentage of ICU beds available in the Finger Lakes region on a 7-day rolling average is 36%.

County residents who believe they have been in contact with someone who tested positive for COVID-19 can call 585-753-5555 or email COVID19@monroecounty.gov.

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