DEEP EAST TEXAS (KTRE) – The Lufkin/Nacogdoches area saw a small decrease in COVID-19 hospitalizations as of Tuesday.
According to the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS), 163 people were hospitalized for COVID-19 in Trauma Service Area H, which includes Nacogdoches and Angelina counties. That number is down four from the day before. As of Tuesday, 13 ICU beds were open in the area.
Area H’s pandemic peak for hospitalizations was 181 in August of this year.
IN DEEP EAST TEXAS, 163 PATIENTS WERE HOSPITALIZED WITH THE VIRUS ON WEDNESDAY.
THAT’S DOWN FOUR PATIENTS FROM THE DAY BEFORE IN TRAUMA SERVICE AREA H.
OPEN I-C-U BEDS ARE DOWN 13 FROM THE DAY BEFORE. SIX WERE OPEN IN AREA H AS OF YESTERDAY.
Written by KTRE Digital Media Staff