Oregon reports 1,643 new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases, 28 new deaths; Tillamook County adds

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Oregon adds 13,448 new COVID-19 vaccinations to statewide total

PORTLAND, Ore. — COVID-19 has claimed 28 more lives in Oregon, raising the state’s death toll to 1,603 the Oregon Health Authority reported at today January 9, 2021.

Oregon Health Authority reported 1,643 new confirmed and presumptive cases of COVID-19 bringing the state total to 124,476. The new confirmed and presumptive COVID-19 cases reported today are in the following counties: Baker (4), Benton (37), Clackamas (125), Clatsop (5), Columbia (25), Coos (12), Crook (18), Curry (3), Deschutes (80), Douglas (20), Harney (6), Hood River (12), Jackson (121), Jefferson (8), Josephine (54), Klamath (35), Lake (1), Lane (101), Lincoln (13), Linn (49), Malheur (23), Marion (106), Morrow (14), Multnomah (369), Polk (38), Sherman (1), Tillamook (7), Umatilla (91), Union (15), Wallowa (2), Wasco (17), Washington (175), Yamhill (56).

Vaccinations in Oregon

Yesterday, 13,448 new doses were added to the state immunization registry. Of this total, 8,768 vaccine doses were administered on January 8th and 4,680 were administered on previous days (but entered into the state registry by providers on January 8th). As of yesterday, vaccination sites had administered 34 percent of Oregon’s current allocation of vaccine doses.

Oregon’s cumulative total is now 88,362 first and second doses administered. All vaccinations occurred at Oregon hospitals, long-term care facilities, emergency medical service (EMS) agencies, urgent care facilities and Local Public Health Authorities (LPHAs).

These data are preliminary and subject to change. OHA’s dashboards provide regularly updated vaccination data, however the dashboard will not be updated today.

COVID-19 hospitalizations

The number of hospitalized patients with COVID-19 across Oregon is 421, which is 30 fewer than yesterday. There are 81 COVID-19 patients in intensive care unit (ICU) beds, which is seven fewer than yesterday.

The total number of patients in hospital beds may fluctuate between report times. The numbers do not reflect admissions per day, nor the length of hospital stay. Staffing limitations are not captured in this data and may further limit bed capacity.

More information about hospital capacity can be found here.

County

Cases1

Total deaths2

Baker

512

5

Benton

1,541

12

Clackamas

10,996

119

Clatsop

620

3

Columbia

943

16

Coos

875

13

Crook

530

8

Curry

305

3

Deschutes

4,489

27

Douglas

1,542

42

Gilliam

45

1

Grant

174

1

Harney

156

3

Hood River

894

20

Jackson

6,486

80

Jefferson

1,592

20

Josephine

1,470

28

Klamath

2,218

26

Lake

219

4

Lane

7,618

96

Lincoln

947

17

Linn

2,921

36

Malheur

3,040

51

Marion

15,211

223

Morrow

881

9

Multnomah

26,912

410

Polk

2,231

34

Sherman

48

0

Tillamook

354

2

Umatilla

6,270

60

Union

1,049

16

Wallowa

88

3

Wasco

987

22

Washington

17,326

155

Wheeler

17

1

Yamhill

2,969

37

Total

124,476

1603

1This includes cases confirmed by diagnostic testing and presumptive cases. Presumptive cases are those without a positive diagnostic test who present COVID-19-like symptoms and had close contact with a confirmed case. County of residence for cases may change as new information becomes available. If changes occur, we will update our counts accordingly.

2For additional details on individuals who have died from COVID-19 in Oregon, please refer to our press releases