Ohio’s COVID-19 case count underreported on Tuesday due to lab reporting error

Published: Jan. 25, 2022 at 2:02 PM EST
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - As of Tuesday, the Ohio Department of Health said 32,489 coronavirus deaths have been reported with at least 2,520,112 cases since the start of the pandemic.

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The increase of 4,163 reported cases was underreported on Tuesday due to an electronic lab reporting processing error, according to the Ohio Department of Health.

is a cumulative of all positive test results as a lagging indicator the Ohio Department of Health received on Tuesday; not a total number of new infections reported in a single day.

An additional 555,490 total cases are presumed to be linked to COVID-19 under the CDC expanded definitions and included in the Ohio Department of Health’s reporting.

Out of the 105,624 total hospitalizations reported on Tuesday, at least 12,562 individuals were admitted to intensive care units.

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