COVID-19 Update: 19,774 New Cases Reported Today
Dec. 30, 2021
Today, the Ohio Department of Health (ODH) reported 19,774 new cases of COVID-19 and 484 new hospitalizations. The agency did not report any additional deaths.
Hospitalizations for COVID-19 are at an all-time high. Yesterday's 20,320 cases marked the highest number of cases in a "true" 24-hour period.
ODH also reported 1,995,497 confirmed cases, 28,780 deaths and 96,193 hospitalizations. The agency also reported 1,745,280 presumed recoveries and indicated approximately 6,985,672 Ohioans have received at least one dose of the vaccine. This figure represents approximately 60 percent of Ohioans - a very low figure compared to numbers nationwide.