Metro Smartly being no longer counting certain antigen assessments from asymptomatic people due to the CDC pointers, clinical director says

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San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg up to this point the neighborhood about the local response to COVID-19 in their each day briefing Thursday night time.

Nirenberg reported 53,971 total COVID-19 cases and 1,073 total deaths in Bexar County, as of Thursday, an amplify of 177 novel cases. 5 novel deaths to find been reported on the present time.

The 7-day fascinating moderate of cases is 153.

Dr. Junda Woo, clinical director of the Metropolitan Smartly being District, acknowledged that Metro Smartly being and all completely different Texas health authorities are no longer counting asymptomatic those that to find an antigen take a look at and take a look at certain due to the pointers from the CDC.

City officers also reported that 231 patients are hospitalized, 87 are within the intensive care unit and 36 are on ventilators. There are 12% of staffed beds out there and 73% of ventilators out there.

Bexar County shall be distributing masks to enterprise home owners on Oct. 8. Click on here for extra recordsdata.

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