Coronavirus Daily News Update

Coronavirus Daily News Update

Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Please note that the information on this page is updated daily, Monday - Fridayexcept holidays.  


Sarasota Memorial Hospital-Sarasota & Sarasota Memorial Hospital-Venice

COVID-19 Patient Update 

Includes hospitalized patients who are positive for COVID-19 and those cleared of infection but still hospitalized at SMH facilities.

Total COVID inpatients today: 54 (47 yesterday)
COVID patients in ICU: 3 (3 yesterday)


COVID-19 Test Results

SMH positivity rate: 6.9% (6.2% for week ending Nov. 25, 2022)


Cumulative COVID-19 Cases

Total number of patients treated since outbreak began.
Patient admissions: 8,792 (8,778 yesterday)
Patient deaths: 734 (734 yesterday)

For more information, click here to visit our dedicated COVID-19 webpage


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*Last updated 11/29/22