Ohio reports single-day increase of 4,212 new COVID-19 cases, 217 additional hospitalizations

Published: Oct. 4, 2021 at 3:42 PM EDT
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CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - As of Monday, the Ohio Department of Health said 22,273 coronavirus deaths have been reported with at least 1,433,957 cases since the start of the pandemic.

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The 24-hour increase of 4,212 reported cases is a cumulative of all positive test results as a lagging indicator the Ohio Department of Health received on Monday; not a total number of new infections reported in a single day.

An additional 261,297 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 73,908 total hospitalizations reported on Monday, at least 9,561 individuals were admitted to intensive care units.

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