COVID-19 Update: 8,500 New Cases Reported Today
Dec. 9, 2021
Today, the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 8,500 new cases of COVID-19 and 353 new hospitalizations. The agency did not report any additional deaths.
ODH also reported 1,761,008 confirmed cases, 27,011 deaths and 89,313 hospitalizations. The agency also reported 1,606,838 presumed recoveries and indicated approximately 6,841,884 Ohioans have received at least one dose of the vaccine. This figure represents approximately 58.5 percent of Ohioans - a very low figure compared to numbers nationwide.