Flu and Coronavirus Tracking February 19, 2021
February 19, 2021
Coronavirus Illness (COVID-19) Tracking!
These CDC US reports includes all 50 states, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Guam, and US Virgin Islands. These are cases reported to the CDC since January 21, 2020.
As of 2/18/2021 – Nationwide there have been 27,669,556 reported cases and 489,067 reported deaths associated with COVID-19.
Dr. Nancy Messonnier, Director at the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases said in a CDC telebriefing on 3-4-2020: “States are reporting results quickly and in the event of a discrepancy between CDC and state case counts, the state case counts should always be considered more up to date.”
As of this posting, in Georgia over the last 7 days there have been 22,341 new reported cases associated with COVID-19. Click here for more information on COVID-19 in Georgia.
Georgia flu tracking data began on September 27, 2020.
Week of January 31 — February 6, 2021
Flu Activity: Minimal
Spread: No Change
Season total Influenza-associated Hospitalizations: 26
Most common age group for flu related hospitalizations: 25 yrs – 49 yrs
Influenza-associated Deaths this week: 0
Season total Influenza-associated Deaths: 2
If you aren’t feeling well remember your local Health Choice is always happy to help! Our urgent care centers are open every day of the week 8:00 am to 8:00 pm- No appointment necessary! We offer flu shots, flu tests, as well as COVID-19 testing. To be seen by a provider, simply walk in, or save your spot online by clicking here! For information on E-registration to save time click here. Telemedicine options are available here. We look forward to helping you Get Better. Faster!