Monday April 19th, 2021 8:37AM

COVID-19 cases continue to drop in Northeast Georgia Health System facilities

By Tara Brolley Anchor/Reporter

COVID-19 hospitalizations at Northeast Georgia Health System facilities are the lowest they have been since October.

As of Sunday, there were 68 hospitalizations reported. The last time numbers were that low was Oct. 7.

The number peaked last month when 335 people were hospitalized on Jan. 8.

Hall County reported 378 cases in the last two weeks, compared to 2,380 in the two weeks leading up to Jan 8.

There are 23 available ICU beds at the Gainesville hospital and four at the Braselton hospital.

As for vaccinations, 10,990 vaccines have been administered to employees and 13,256 have been administered to the community.

More information about COVID-19 can be found here.

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