Oregon reports 704 new cases of COVID-19

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Oregon's COVID-19 death toll is 1,832

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — Oregon reported 24 new COVID-19 related deaths on Wednesday, raising the state’s death toll to 1,832.

The Oregon Health Authority also reported 704 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19. The state has logged a total of 135,142 cases since the pandemic’s start.

These latest cases were recorded in the following counties: Baker (3), Benton (21), Clackamas (36), Clatsop (6), Coos (12), Crook (7), Deschutes (38), Douglas (17), Harney (3), Hood River (6), Jackson (38), Jefferson (7), Josephine (15), Klamath (16), Lake (4), Lane (53), Lincoln (4), Linn (26), Malheur (29), Marion (83), Morrow (4), Multnomah (99), Polk (22), Tillamook (2), Umatilla (53), Union (7), Wallowa (1), Wasco (6), Washington (60) and Yamhill (26).

The 25 new deaths reported include:

  • An 80-year-old man in Crook County who tested positive on Jan. 10 and died on Jan. 15 at St. Charles Bend Hospital. He had underlying conditions.
  • A 95-year-old man in Deschutes County who tested positive on Jan. 4 and died on Jan. 12 at St. Charles hospital in Bend. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • A 47-year-old woman in Deschutes County who tested positive on Jan. 6 and died on Jan. 16 at St. Charles hospital in Bend. She had underlying conditions.
  • A 90-year-old man in Josephine County who tested positive on Jan. 4 and died on Jan. 15 at his residence. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • An 88-year-old woman in Klamath County who tested positive on Dec. 28 and died on Jan. 15 at her residence. She had underlying conditions.
  • A 92-year-old man in Klamath County who tested positive on Jan. 8 and died on Jan. 17 at Sky Lakes Medical Center. He had underlying conditions.
  • A 76-year-old woman in Klamath County who tested positive on Jan. 10 and died on Jan. 18 at Sky Lakes Medical Center. She had underlying conditions.
  • An 88-year-old man in Klamath County who tested positive on Jan. 7 and died on Jan. 18 at his residence. He had underlying conditions.
  • A 99-year-old woman in Klamath County who tested positive on Jan. 7 and died on Jan. 16 at her residence. She had underlying conditions.
  • A 69-year-old man in Klamath County who tested positive on Jan. 11 and died on Jan. 16 at his residence. He had underlying conditions.
  • A 61-year-old man in Linn County who tested positive on Jan. 11 and died on Jan. 18. The location of his death and the presence of underlying conditions are being confirmed.
  • A 71-year-old man in Linn County who tested positive on Dec. 16 and died on Jan. 17 at Samaritan Lebanon Community Hospital. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • A 99-year-old man in Linn County who tested positive on Oct. 29 and died on Dec. 22. The location of his death and the presence of underlying conditions are being confirmed.
  • A 64-year-old man in Malheur County who tested positive on Jan. 14 and died on Jan. 18. The location of his death and presence of underlying conditions are being confirmed.
  • A 63-year-old man in Marion County who tested positive on Dec. 7 and died on Jan. 17 at Salem Hospital. He had underlying conditions.
  • A 70-year-old man in Marion County who tested positive on Dec. 18 and died on Jan. 14 at Salem Hospital. He had underlying conditions.
  • An 80-year-old man in Marion County who tested positive on Jan. 13 and died on Jan. 14 at Santiam Memorial Hospital. He had underlying conditions.
  • An 81-year-old man in Multnomah County who tested positive on Jan. 5 and died on Jan. 17 at Legacy Emanuel Medical Center. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • An 88-year-old woman in Washington County who tested positive on Dec. 21 and died on Jan. 16 at her residence. She had underlying conditions.
  • A 73-year-old man in Umatilla County who died on Jan. 8 at his residence. The death certificate listed COVID-19 disease or SARS-CoV-2 as a cause of death or a significant condition contributing to death. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • A 62-year-old man in Umatilla County who died on Jan. 9 at his residence. The death certificate listed COVID-19 disease or SARS-CoV-2 as a cause of death or a significant condition contributing to death. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • An 82-year-old woman in Umatilla County who tested positive on Dec. 21 and died on Dec. 30 at Trios Health Southridge Hospital. She had underlying conditions.
  • A 95-year-old man in Washington County who died on Dec. 12 at his residence. The death certificate listed COVID-19 disease or SARS-CoV-2 as a cause of death or a significant condition contributing to death. The presence of underlying conditions is being confirmed.
  • An 85-year-old man in Yamhill County who tested positive on Jan. 6 and died on Jan. 14 at Willamette Valley Medical Center. He had underlying conditions.

There were 336 people receiving treatment for COVID-19 at hospitals across Oregon and 90 patients in ICU beds.

The OHA said 13,694 new vaccine doses were added to the state immunization registry on Wednesday. Oregon has administered 238,760 first and second doses to date. It’s received 436,250 doses.

A mass COVID vaccination site at the Oregon Convention Center opened Wednesday with the combined forces of Kaiser PermanenteOHSUProvidence and Legacy Health. When all four systems are in place at the Oregon Convention Center, authorities said the plans are to be able to vaccinate up to 7,500 people a day, depending on the supply of the vaccine. Each person vaccinated will be scheduled for their second dose.

Oregon remains in Phase 1A of the vaccination process.

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