COVID Update | October 8th

HCH has leveled out and holding steady in the number of COVID hospitalizations. Today, we have a census of 39 with 9 COVID+ patients-7 unvaccinated and 2 vaccinated. We have had 1 COVID death this week. The vaccine is our best defense against COVID-19. Walk-in to Immediate Care @ Northfield Park to receive the vaccine. The COVID Booster clinic is open at the hospital for those eligible. You can schedule an appointment by calling 211 or registering at Walk-ins are welcome. Remember to continue to wear a mask, wash your hands and socially distance to reduce your risk of exposure.