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7 new more deaths in Oregon and 908 new confirmed COVID-19 cases,
The Oregon Herald Staff
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PORTLAND, Ore. — On this holiday, state health officials regret to report that the COVID-19 virus has claimed 7 more lives in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 1,422, according to Oregon Health Authority data collected as of 12:01 a.m. today.

The Oregon Health Authority reported 908 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19 as of 12:01 a.m. today, bringing the state total to 107,718.

Vaccinations in Oregon

Yesterday, 1,169 Oregonians received COVID-19 vaccinations, raising the state’s total number of first vaccine doses to 17,130. All vaccinations occurred at Oregon hospitals and long-term care facilities.

OHA is providing weekday updates on administered doses of COVID-19 vaccines in Oregon on its vaccination data dashboard. However, due to the holiday, today’s data are not reflected in today’s dashboard.

COVID-19 hospitalizations

Today there are 472 hospitalized COVID-19 positive patients, 23 fewer than yesterday (Dec. 24). Today there are 103 COVID-19 positive patients in ICU beds, 2 more than yesterday (Dec. 24).

The total number of patients in hospital beds may fluctuate between report times. The numbers do not reflect admissions per day, nor the length of hospital stay. Staffing limitations are not captured in this data and may further limit bed capacity.  

More information about hospital capacity can be found here.  

Cases and deaths

The new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases reported today are in the following counties: Baker (2), Benton (20), Clackamas (82), Clatsop (5), Columbia (9), Coos (4), Crook (4), Curry (3), Deschutes (31), Douglas (14), Harney (1), Hood River (14), Jackson (65), Jefferson (21), Josephine (3), Lake (2), Lane (57), Lincoln (5), Linn (38), Malheur (9), Marion (123), Morrow (4), Multnomah (215), Polk (17), Tillamook (1), Umatilla (42), Union (2), Wallowa (1) Wasco (9), Washington (84) and Yamhill (21).

Here is more information on the deaths reported today:    

Oregon’s 1,416th COVID-19 death is a 63-year-old man in Multnomah County who tested positive on November 6 and died on November 15 at Providence Adventist Medical Center. He had underlying conditions.

Oregon’s 1,417th COVID-19 death is an 88-year-old man in Lane County who tested positive on December 16 and died on December 16 at his residence. He had underlying conditions.

Oregon’s 1,418th COVID-19 death is an 87-year-old man in Deschutes County who tested positive on December 20 and died on December 24 at St. Charles Medical Center – Bend. He had underlying conditions.

Oregon’s 1,419th COVID-19 death is a 63-year-old man in Marion County who tested positive on November 12 and died on December 23 at Salem Hospital. He had underlying conditions.

Oregon’s 1,420th COVID-19 death is a 65-year-old woman in Multnomah County who tested positive on December 16 and died on December 23 at Legacy Mount Hood Medical Center. She had underlying conditions.

Oregon’s 1,421st COVID-19 death is an 83-year-old man in Marion County who tested positive on December 11 and died on December 24 at Salem Hospital. He had underlying conditions.

Oregon’s 1,422nd COVID-19 death is an 83-year-old man in Marion County who tested positive on December 17 and died on December 23 at Salem Hospital. He had underlying conditions.

 

County

Cases1

Total deaths2

Baker

424

5

Benton

1,273

11

Clackamas

9,476

111

Clatsop

518

3

Columbia

785

12

Coos

691

6

Crook

415

7

Curry

264

3

Deschutes

3,733

21

Douglas

1,342

37

Gilliam

33

1

Grant

168

1

Harney

129

1

Hood River

763

11

Jackson

5,551

64

Jefferson

1,345

16

Josephine

1,060

20

Klamath

1,743

16

Lake

189

4

Lane

6,527

85

Lincoln

839

17

Linn

2,502

32

Malheur

2,803

50

Marion

13,101

206

Morrow

787

8

Multnomah

24,200

383

Polk

1,831

25

Sherman

31

0

Tillamook

279

0

Umatilla

5,342

56

Union

967

13

Wallowa

76

3

Wasco

835

22

Washington

15,157

138

Wheeler

16

0

Yamhill

2,523

34

Total

107,718

1,422

1This includes cases confirmed by diagnostic testing and presumptive cases. Presumptive cases are those without a positive diagnostic test who present COVID-19-like symptoms and had close contact with a confirmed case. County of residence for cases may change as new information becomes available. If changes occur, we will update our counts accordingly.

2For additional details on individuals who have died from COVID-19 in Oregon, please refer to our press releases.

3This includes cases who test negative and are not epi-linked to a confirmed case.

 

ELRs (Electronic Lab Results) Received 12/24

County

Negative ELRs

Positive ELRs

Total ELRs

Percent Positivity

Baker

77

4

81

4.9%

Benton

703

26

729

3.6%

Clackamas

2,297

122

2,419

5.0%

Clatsop

60

5

65

7.7%

Columbia

190

10

200

5.0%

Coos

141

7

148

4.7%

Crook

89

5

94

5.3%

Curry

111

10

121

8.3%

Deschutes

1,223

44

1,267

3.5%

Douglas

390

9

399

2.3%

Gilliam

3

0

3

0.0%

Grant

13

0

13

0.0%

Harney

7

0

7

0.0%

Hood River

204

15

219

6.8%

Jackson

1,066

77

1,143

6.7%

Jefferson

156

20

176

11.4%

Josephine

311

33

344

9.6%

Klamath

337

52

389

13.4%

Lake

3

1

4

25.0%

Lane

2,427

71

2,498

2.8%

Lincoln

264

11

275

4.0%

Linn

1,175

77

1,252

6.2%

Malheur

121

8

129

6.2%

Marion

2,272

244

2,516

9.7%

Morrow

30

7

37

18.9%

Multnomah

5,663

256

5,919

4.3%

Polk

428

35

463

7.6%

Sherman

20

0

20

0.0%

Tillamook

62

6

68

8.8%

Umatilla

358

67

425

15.8%

Union

194

7

201

3.5%

Wallowa

9

0

9

0.0%

Wasco

250

7

257

2.7%

Washington

3,089

242

3,331

7.3%

Yamhill

634

37

671

5.5%

Statewide

24,377

1,515

25,892

5.9%

 

Total ELRs Received

County

Negative ELRs

Positive ELRs

Total ELRs

Percent Positivity

Baker

5,198

1,357

6,555

20.7%

Benton

70,485

2,116

72,601

2.9%

Clackamas

255,591

13,996

269,587

5.2%

Clatsop

20,148

967

21,115

4.6%

Columbia

24,185

1,061

25,246

4.2%

Coos

21,385

753

22,138

3.4%

Crook

8,922

655

9,577

6.8%

Curry

5,192

203

5,395

3.8%

Deschutes

91,775

5,467

97,242

5.6%

Douglas

37,389

1,201

38,590

3.1%

Gilliam

670

22

692

3.2%

Grant

2,462

159

2,621

6.1%

Harney

2,036

149

2,185

6.8%

Hood River

18,669

999

19,668

5.1%

Jackson

115,796

7,016

122,812

5.7%

Jefferson

10,936

1,282

12,218

10.5%

Josephine

29,968

1,065

31,033

3.4%

Klamath

27,505

1,931

29,436

6.6%

Lake

1,566

244

1,810

13.5%

Lane

223,641

6,950

230,591

3.0%

Lincoln

27,152

1,770

28,922

6.1%

Linn

72,637

4,964

77,601

6.4%

Malheur

13,828

4,203

18,031

23.3%

Marion

190,392

19,067

209,459

9.1%

Morrow

4,225

935

5,160

18.1%

Multnomah

581,726

34,963

616,689

5.7%

Polk

37,807

2,391

40,198

5.9%

Sherman

869

39

908

4.3%

Tillamook

8,634

267

8,901

3.0%

Umatilla

38,417

5,795

44,212

13.1%

Union

7,155

779

7,934

9.8%

Wallowa

1,479

51

1,530

3.3%

Wasco

17,482

968

18,450

5.2%

Washington

367,170

22,572

389,742

5.8%

Wheeler

260

14

274

5.1%

Yamhill

70,638

3,613

74,251

4.9%

Statewide

2,413,390

149,984

2,563,374

5.9%