Chatham Co. reporting most COVID-19 hospitalizations since pandemic began

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Updated: Jul. 15, 2020 at 7:37 AM EDT
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SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - Chatham County hospitals have the most COVID-19 positive patients since the pandemic started back in March.

A major spike in COVID-19 hospitalizations in the last two days brings the total in Chatham County to 148 patients. Thirty-six of those are in the ICU at county hospitals, as of Wednesday afternoon.

Memorial Health is currently caring for 70 COVID-19 positive patients, St. Joseph’s is caring for 41, and Candler has 34.

Not all of these patients are necessarily from Chatham County, but they did come to these hospitals for care.

For daily updates on Georgia COVID-19 cases by county, click here.


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