Flu and Coronavirus Tracking February 23, 2022
February 23, 2022
These CDC US reports includes all 50 states, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, Northern Mariana Islands, Palua, Republic of Marshall Islands, and US Virgin Islands. These are cases reported to the CDC since January 21, 2020.
Nationwide there have been 78,060,327 reported cases and 926,497 reported deaths associated with COVID-19.
Dr. Nancy Messonnier, Director at the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases said in a CDC telebriefing on 3-4-2020: “States are reporting results quickly and in the event of a discrepancy between CDC and state case counts, the state case counts should always be considered more up to date.”
As of this posting, in Georgia over the last 7 days there have been 902 new reported cases associated with COVID-19. Click here for more information on COVID-19 in Georgia.
Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH)
The 2021-2022 influenza season for Georgia began on October 9, 2021
Week ending: February 12, 2022
Hospitalizations in GA: 133 this season, 11 in the past week
Flu-Associated Deaths in GA: 17 this season, 0 this week
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